Jake Kerin
Jake Kerin
Born: 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 distance events ... Very quick on his feet ... The team's best middle distance runner ... Should run the 800 meters as well as the mile and 4x100 and 4x400 relays.

2009-10: Appeared in six indoor meets, making collegiate debut on December 5 at the NEU Jay Carisella Invitational ... Ran fastest 1,600M time on December 12 at the Harvard Invitational, clocking in at 4:51.68 for a 41st place fi nish ... Finished fourth in the 800M race at the Reggie Poyau Invitational at Brandeis with a time of 2:04.17 on January 16 ... Clocked in fastest 800M time of the year on January 29 at the Boston Reebok Games, crossing the fi nish line in 2:02.23 for a 15th place fi nish ... Ran a solid race in the LEC/Alliance Championships on February 13 with a time of 2:03.14 to finish seventh ... Continued to race well in the outdoor track season, competing in five meets ... On March 20 at the NEU Husky Spring Open, placed 52nd overall in his first collegiate attempt at throwing the javelin with a toss of 18.62m ... Recorded fastest 800M time of the season on April 3 at the Jim Sheehan Memorial with a time of 2:01.44 for an 18th place fi nish ... Placed sixth overall in the 800M event on April 10 at the UMass Dartmouth Corsair Classic with a time of 2:03.75 ... Had a strong showing in the LEC/Alliance Championship in the 800M race, crossing the fi nish line in 2:02.13 for his second-fastest time of the season and an 11th place finish.

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