Kerry Dunne
Kerry Dunne
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mendham, N.J.
High School: Academy of St. Elizabeth
Position: Distance

2012: Ran in the 1,500 and 3,000…posted career-best times in the 1,500 (5:19.38) at the Holy Cross Invitational (April 21) and in the 3,000 (11:39.25) against Maine (Feb. 4)…named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll.

2011: Ran in the one mile, 1,500, 3,000 and 5,000…recorded a time of 5:54.57 in the one mile at the Boston Indoor Games (Jan. 28)…ran the 1,500 at the Minuteman Invitational (April 16) with a time of 5:35.03…ran a season-best in the 5,000 at the Holy Cross Quad Meet (April 23) with a time of 20:34.23.

Before Holy Cross: Four-year member of the varsity cross country team at the Academy of St. captain junior and senior season...named Most Valuable Runner all four years...named to the All-Northwest Jersey Athletic Conference first team in 2007 and 2009, while being selected to the second team in 2006 and 2008...received Daily Record honorable mention in 2007...named to the Daily Record second team All-County in 2009...also a member of the track and field team ... team captain junior and senior season...named Most Valuable Runner in 2008 and received the Sportsmanship Award in 2009...Academy of St. Elizabeth’s State Level Scholar Athlete of the Year in 2009-2010...member of National Honor Society.

Personal: Daughter of Michael and Karen Dunne...father (Class of 1975) and mother (Class of 1976) both graduated from Holy Cross...has one brother (Will) and one sister (Meghan)...Meghan (Class of 2010) was a four-year member of the Holy Cross cross country and track and field teams, serving as captain her senior year...majoring in History...also a member of the Holy Cross cross country team.


Dunne's Top Performances

Event Time Meet (Date)
1,000m 5:19.38 Holy Cross Invitational (4/21/2012)
1 Mile 5:54.57 Boston Indoor Games (1/28/2011)
3,000m 11:39.25 Maine (2/4/2012)
5,000m 20:34.23 Holy Cross Invitational (4/23/2011)