Caleb Kerr
Caleb  Kerr


Evansville, Ind.

High School:
Evansville North HS





A Look Back at Historical 2016 for T&F

The season proved to be one of the most historic in program history


87 Boilers Named Academic All-B1G

Purdue finished with 212 all-academic picks in 2015-16


Spring 2016 Graduates

81 Boilermakers earn undergraduate degree


5Ks Open Drake Relays for T&F

The Boilermakers began action at the Drake Relays on Thursday


T&F Heads to Prestigious Drake Relays

The Boilermakers will battle several of the country's top teams this weekend


  • Qualified for the Big Ten Indoor Track and Field Championships and the Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championships in the 5,000m run.
  • Ran a career best time of 14:01.35 in 1,500m run at the Rankin/Poehlein Invitational, where he fisished second.
  • Ran a career best time of 4:17.66 in the 1,600m run at the Gene Edmunds Cup, where he finished third.

Competed in five indoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships and also participated in five outdoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships; finished first at The 2014 Fred Wilt Boilermaker Invitational in the 3000m with a time of 8:19.43; took 20th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the 3000m; seven top-10 finishes in the 3000m; PR in the 3000m is 8:13.36 and 14:18.92 in the 5000m.

High School: Competed in cross country, track and lacrosse for four years and soccer for three; first team all-SIAC in cross country all four years; cross country team MVP all four years; all-region in cross country for final three prep seasons; won the Kiwanis Leadership Award as a junior; was regional cross country champion as a junior and senior; set the region record in cross country as a senior; was SIAC Champion in the 3200m for track as a junior; also section champion in that event; semi-state champion in cross country as a senior; was all-state in the 3200m run after finishing fifth as a senior; was part of the 2011 cross country IHSAA Section and Regional Championship team; went to same high school as current Boilermaker Alisha Kuhlenhoelter; holds the school record in the 1600m run with a time of 4:19.35; was a Lilly Endowment Community Scholar.

Personal: Caleb Joshua Kerr was born Dec. 26, 1993 to parents Colin and Brenda Kerr; has two younger brothers, Jacob and Joel; plans to major in mechanical engineering; enjoys playing ping-pong and lacrosse in his spare time.


1500m 3k 5k 10k
Lifetime 4:01.81 (4/20/13) 8:13.36 (3/1/14) 14:18.92 (4/5/14) 30:15.15 (4/26/14)
Indoor -- 8:13.36 (3/1/14) 14:28.55 (2/2/13) --
Outdoor 4:01.81 (4/20/13) 8:35.85 (3/15/14) 14:18.92 (4/5/14) 30:15.15 (4/26/14)


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