Cross Country

EthanKern

  • position Distance/XC
  • class Junior
  • Hometown Elmhurst, Ill.
  • High school York

https://www.tfrrs.org/athletes/7687102/Kentucky/Ethan_Kern.html 

2021-22 (Sophomore) 

Indoor

  • Ran in the winning DMR (10:03.32) at the Jim Green Invitational

Cross Country

  • Earned 29th place (30:08.0) in the men’s 10K at NCAA Southeast Regionals
  • Led Kentucky in SEC Championships as the 16th (24:02.2) place finisher in the men’s 8K
  • Placed 80th (24:06.2) in the men’s 8K at FSU Pre-Nationals
  • Led the Cats in the men’s blue five mile at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational with a 46th place finish (24:28.1)
  • Won the Missouri Opener 6K (17:36.9), leading the Wildcats to a team win for the men

2020-21 (Freshman) 
Cross Country

  • Immediate contributor as a true freshman
  • Finished 18th overall at the SEC Championships, earning Freshman All-SEC honors
  • Fourth place in his first collegiate meet as UK won the Commodore Classic

Indoor

  • Competed in the 3000m and 5000m runs at the SEC Championships
  • Notched personal best of 8:10.13 in the 3000m while finishing 11th at the SECs

Outdoor

  • Ran in five meets, including the 5000m and 10,000m at the SEC Championships
  • 1500m personal best of 3:51.44 came at the Kentucky Invitational
  • 5000m PB of 14:21.34 occurred at the Rick Erdmann Twilight
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