Ned Kennedy | Distance
Hometown: Greenville, S.C.
Previous School: Wade Hampton High School
Finished fifth in the men’s 3000 meter run at North Carolina’s Joe Hilton Open in a time of 9:50.46 at North Carolina’s Joe Hilton Open … Member of the relay squad that captured fourth in the 4x400 relay in a time of 3:37.13 at North Carolina’s Joe Hilton Open … Finished seventh in the 5,000 meter run in a time of 16:33.66 at Clemson’s Bob Pollock Invitational … Took 32nd place in the finals of the 5000 meter run in a time of 15:56.51 at ETSU’s Buccaneer Open … Captured 17th place in the men’s 5000 meter run in a time of 16:16.97 at UCS Invitational … Crossed the line in a time of 34:11.43 to garner sixth place in the 10,000 meter run at Coastal Carolina Invitational … Finished 28th in the finals of the seeded 5000 meter run in a time of 16:07.53 at Emory Classic … Claimed 17th in the men’s 5000 meter run in a time of 17:09.44 at the Cumberlands Invitational … Finished 10th in the men’s 10,000 meter run at SAC Championships … Finished 21st in the 5000 meter run at the SAC Championships
Posted a 12th-place finish (9:43.50) in the 3000 meter run at ETSU’s Niswonger’s Invitational … Brought home eighth (16:54.60) in the 5000 meter run at Clemson’s Bob Pollock Invitational … Placed sixth in the 3000 meter run in a time of 9:30.21 at the Gamecock Invitational … Finished 15th in the 5000 meter run at the Terrier Relays in a time of 16:39.32 … Placed 13th in a time of 4:24.12 in the 1500 meters at the Chanticleer Classic … Claimed eighth in the 3000 meter run at the Chanticleer Classic in a time of 9:48.67 … Member of the 4x100 relay team “B” that captured third at the Chanticleer Classic … Finished 14th in the 5000 meter run in a time of 16:15.24 at the South Atlantic Conference Championships … Also competed on the men’s cross country 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.