Kevin Handshoe
Kevin Handshoe

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Wawaka, Ind.

High School:
West Noble HS

Height:
6-1

Event:
Distances

Birthdate:
03/08/1993



02/15/2014

Brown Breaks School Record in Triple Jump at Fred Wilt Invite

The Boilermakers have PRs across the board at Saturday's meet.

02/08/2014

Boilers Run Four Top-Five Program Marks on Meyo Day One

Purdue added several wins and other top-10 times on Friday.

2014: Competed in six indoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships and competed in five outdoor meets, including the Big Ten Championships; finished third in the 1500m at the Texas State Invitational with a time of 3:53.85; took 20th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the 1500m with a time of 4:04.29; PR in the 1500m is 3:53.85 and is 4:11.97 in the mile.

2013: As a freshman, finished fourth in the one-mile run at the Gene Edmonds Cup with a time of 4:18.51; took seventhat the Purdue/Indiana Dual with a time of 4:25.49 in the one-mile run; finished 12th at the Gene Edmonds Cup with a time of 2:08.90.

High School: Four-year letterwinner in cross country and three in track; cross country team won conference all four years he was on the team; earned all-conference honors in track and cross country over final three prep seasons; won the Blackford invitational as a junior and senior and the West Noble Invite in his final season; finished eighth at the state meet in the mile as a senior; earned the Prep of the Year Award in his career.

Personal: Kevin Lynn Handshoe was born on March 8, 1993, in Fort. Wayne, Ind.; is the son of Gary and Karen Handshoe; has one brother, Kris, and one sister, Elisha; Elisha plays softball at Western Michigan University; Kevin enjoys drawing, running, and having fun; majoring in Movement and Sports Science.

CAREER BESTS

800m 1000m 1500m Mile
Lifetime 1:57.52 (1/11/14) 2:27.91 (2/8/14) 3:53.85 (4/5/14) 4:11.97 (2/15/14)
Indoor 1:57.52 (1/11/14) 2:27.91 (2/8/14) -- 4:11.97 (2/15/14)
Outdoor 1:59.31 (4/20/13) -- 3:53.85 (4/5/14) 4:18.07 (4/19/14)