Lucas Keefer
Lucas Keefer
Year: So.
Hometown: Yonkers, N.Y.
High School: Fordham Prep
Position: Mid Distance

2013: Ran in the 400, 500, 800, 4x400 relay and 4x800 relay…recorded season-best times in the 400 meter (51.61) at the Holy Cross Invitational (April 20), 500 meter (1:06.84) at the Joe Donahue Games (Jan. 25) and 800 meter (1:55.42) at the Patriot League Outdoor Championship (May 4)…member of the 4x400 meter relay team that set a team season-best time of 3:21.69 at the Holy Cross Men's Meet (April 24)…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity indoor and outdoor track and field teams at the Fordham Preparatory School under head coach George Febles … named captain as a junior and senior … won the Joe Fox award as a senior, outdoor track MVP as a junior and the Coach’s Award as a sophomore … earned All-City and All-Section honors as a junior and senior … 2011 CHSAA city champion as part of the 4 x 400-meter relay team … 2012 section champion in the 600-meters and 800-meters, and named Indoor Sectional meet MVP while team won overall sectional championship … holds school record as part of the 4 x one-mile relay team … qualified to compete at the Millrose Games, the Penn Relays, the New York state championship and the New Balance Indoor Nationals … named to the Principal’s Honor Roll all four years.

Personal: Son of Robert and Penny Keefer … has two brothers (Matt and Zach)…brother, Matt, was a member of the track and field team at Tufts … brother, Zack, is currently a member of the track and field team at Binghamton … has not yet declared a major.

 

Keefer's Top Performances

EventTimeMeet (Date)
400m51.23Maine (2/1/2014)
500m1:04.70*Valentine Invitational (2/8/2014)
800m1:53.93Joe Donahue Games (1/24/2014)
1 Mile4:28.68Harvard Open (12/7/2013)

 

 

 

 

*Holy Cross Record