Ryan Kearns
Ryan Kearns

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Prospect Heights, Ill.

High School:
John Hershey HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 150

Event:
Distances

Birthdate:
11/06/1994



2014: Did not compete in any indoor/outdoor meets in the 2013-14 track seasons for the Boilermakers.

High School: Three-year letterwinner in cross country and two in track ... also competed in track and cross country as a freshman and sophomore and basketball as a freshman ... improved his 1600-meter time from 5:00 as a freshman to 4:24 as a senior ... improved his 800-meter time from 2:04 as a sophomore to 1:56 as a senior ...was two-year captain of the cross country and track teams ... cross country team qualified for sectionals during his senior year ... was a member of 4x800m relay team that finished fourth in 2013.

Personal: Ryan William Kearns was born to parents William and Debra on Nov. 6, 1994 ...has an older sister, Megan ... enjoys guitar, video games, computers, ultimate frisbee, and basketball in his free time ... plans to major in computer engineering.