Kevin Greene, Men's Track & Field
Kevin, a junior from Silver Spring, Maryland, ran to second place in a field of 23 competitors in the 1,500m meter race at the IC4A Championships, which were held May 10-13 at Princeton University.
Kevin recorded a time of 3 minutes, 47.40 seconds in the preliminaries to enter the final heat as the top seed. In the finals, he crossed the finish line in 3:47.91 to earn second place, just .59-of-a-second behind the winner and .07 ahead of the third place finisher.
At the America East Championships (May 4-5), Kevin once again was runner-up in the 1,500m with a time of 3:47.58.
Kevin’s other outdoor track highlights included first place in the 800m (1:53.64) in the March 30 season opener at Maine and first place in the 1,500m (4:06.74) in the April 6 meet against Maine and Holy Cross. One week later, he was also the fastest runner in the 800m sprint with a time of 1:52.34 at the Wildcat Invitational.
During the 2012-13 indoor season, Kevin won the mile (4:13.93) and placed third in the 1,000m (2:29.44) at the America East championship. He also captured first place at the Joe Donahue Games (mile; 4:12.75), BU Terrier Classic (1,000m; 2:25.99) and URI Coaches Tribute Invitational (800m; 1:54.71). Kevin’s other indoor highlights included a runner-up finish in the mile at the Jay Carisella Invitational.
As a sophomore, Kevin won the 800m at the New England Outdoor Championships with a time of 1:50.28; he placed third in that event at the America East Championships (1:51.48). During the indoor season, he was the runner-up in the 1,000m at the conference championship meet.