Jake Kerin
Jake Kerin
Birth Date: 05/14/1991
Height: 5-10
Year: Junior
Hometown: Quincy, Mass.
High School: Boston College High School
Alma Mater: Mid-Distance

Notables:Very determined runner ... Will compete in the middle distanceevents ... Very quick on his feet ... The team's best middledistance runner... Should run the 800 meters as well as the mile and 4x100 and4x400 relays.

2009-10:Appeared in six indoor meets, making collegiate debut on December 5at the NEU Jay Carisella Invitational ... Ran fastest 1,600M timeon December 12 at the Harvard Invitational, clocking in at 4:51.68for a 41st place fi nish ... Finished fourth in the 800M race atthe Reggie Poyau Invitational at Brandeis with a time of 2:04.17 onJanuary 16 ... Clocked in fastest 800M time of the year on January29 at the Boston Reebok Games, crossing the fi nish line in 2:02.23for a 15th place fi nish ... Ran a solid race in the LEC/AllianceChampionships on February 13 with a time of 2:03.14 to finishseventh ... Continued to race well in the outdoor track season,competing in five meets ... On March 20 at the NEU Husky SpringOpen, placed 52nd overall in his first collegiate attempt atthrowing the javelin with a toss of 18.62m ... Recorded fastest800M time of the season on April 3 at the Jim Sheehan Memorial witha time of 2:01.44 for an 18th place fi nish ... Placed sixthoverall in the 800M event on April 10 at the UMass DartmouthCorsair Classic with a time of 2:03.75 ... Had a strong showing inthe LEC/Alliance Championship in the 800M race, crossing the finish line in 2:02.13 for his second-fastest time of the season andan 11th place finish.

Personal/HighSchool: Earned five letters in track and field and threein cross country for Boston College High School ... Namedthe Eagles' team MostValuable Performer and was a Catholic Conference All-Star as ajunior ... Selected a Tri-Captain for the BCHS cross country teamfor his senior campaign ... Recipient of the Jack Dempsey Award forthe Boston College High track and fi eld squad ... Born May 14,1991 ... Son of Carol and John ... Undecided on major ... Enjoyseating, hockey and working out.