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

2010-11: Recorded an 8th place finish in the 1,000 meter run on December 4 at the Jay Carisella Invitational ... Took 13th place in the 800 meter run at the Harvard University Open on December 11 ... Recorded a season-best time in the 400 meter dash (52.88) to earn 5th place at the Reggie Poyau Memorial meet ... Helped the 4x800 relay team to a 8th/5th place finish at the Little East Conference/New England Alliance Championship meet ... Placed second in the 800 meter run on March 26 with a time of 2:01.36 ... Also took 28th place in the javelin with a distance of 21.83 meters ... Helped the 4x100 relay team to a 3rd place finish with a time of 45.40 seconds at the Tufts University Snowflake Classic ... Earned a 13th/8th place finish in the 800 meter run at the Little East Conference/New England Alliance Championship meet on April 30 with a time of 1:59.94.

 

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.

 

INDOOR PERSONAL BESTS

400m Dash54.351/27/2012BU Terrier Classic
600m Run1:25.552/4/2012Tufts University Stampede Invite
800m Run1:56.071/27/2012BU Terrier Classic
1000m Run2:37.5212/3/2011Jay Carisella Invitational
4 X 440 A3:36.6312/11/2010Harvard Open

  

 

OUTDOOR PERSONAL BEST

800m Run1:59.254/8/2012Little East/NE Alliance Outdoor Championship
1500m Run4:17.713/24/2012Birdgewater State U. Bears Invitational