Jared Kerr
Jared  Kerr

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Brampton, Ontario, Canada

High School:
St. Edmund Campion CSS

Event:
Jumps

05/20/2015

58 UMES STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN MEAC ACADEMIC HONORS

30 females and 28 males recognized by the conference for their dedication inside the classroom

2014 Cross Country: Competed twice in the fall ... best time was 31:27.5 in the DSU XC Invitational.

2015 Indoor Season:
Set the school record in the long jump at 7.76 meters at the Nelson Townsend Invite, winning the event in the process ... took 2nd in the LJ at the MEAC Championships with a distance of 7.57 meters ... had three other victories over the winter ... registered a 3rd place finish in the triple jump at 14.62 meters ... earned a pair of top five finishes in the 200 meter dash, topping out at 22.43 seconds at the Navy Invite. 

Personal:
full name is Jared Jeremiah Nathaniel Kerr....born on June 25, 1995....son of Bryan and Beulah Kerr...has four sisters and two brothers...business administration major at UMES...earned academic honors for three years at St. Edmund Campion C.S.S. while graduating with a business concentration ...was also the male track MVP and Athlete of the Year in 12th grade...pre-game routine includes praying and tuning out the world with music using his headphones...best athletic moment was qualifying for World Junior Championships...lists his family as his biggest influence and claims to be very family orientated...hopes to become a marketing advisor and branch out with entrepreneurial ventures...favorite sayings are "If you're going to do something do it right"and"It's easier to do the hard work first"...hobbies include dancing, poetryand "making beats"...favorite movie is Forrest Gump...hope to break multiple school records, win a ring and make the NCAA championships...wants the world to know that he's Canadian and proud!