Hometown: Greenville, S.C.
Previous School: Wade Hampton High School
Claimed the 44th spot (29:12.50) in his first collegiate outing at USC Upstate’s Eye Opener … Improved his time by 22 seconds (28:50.57) to take 47th at Winthrop Invitational … Crossed the line in 69th at the Charlotte Invitational after a time of 28:29.7 … Placed 90th (28:08.7) with a new personal-best effort at the Royals Challenge … Crossed the line in 28th at the South Atlantic Conference Championships in a time of 27:52.8 … Finished 107th (35:32.4) at the NCAA Southeast Regionals … Also competed on the men’s track and field team.
Member of the 2011 SCHSL Class 3A State Runner-Up Cross-Country team … Named All-Region and All-County … Earned the Coaches Award and Leadership Award.
Personal Best Times – High School
• 1,600 Meter Run 4:47.76
• 3,200 Meter Run 10:15.99
• 5,000 Meter Run 16:33.97
Born on May 29, 1995 … Son of Bill and Amy Kennedy … Majoring in Business.