James Kennedy
James Kennedy
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Williamstown, N.J.
High School: Williamstown
Major: Environmental Science & Policy

Personal Records:
8K: 26:58.64 (Don Cathcart Invitational – 2018)
10K: 35:55.10 (NCAA Division II Regional – 2018)

2019: Academic All-CACC - All-CACC (14th)

2018: Ran in eight meets his first year as a Wildcat – ran a personal best 8K at the Don Cathcart Invite with a time of 26:58.64 to finish 19th overall – had a personal best 10K at the NCAA Division II East Regional Championships with a time of 35:55.10 to place in 81st place – finished 5th at the WUXC Invite with a time of 30:03.7 – placed 6th out of 69 runners at the UD Blue and Gold Invite with a time of 27:53.6 – finished 24th at the CACC Championships with a time of 29:06.2 – ran a 29:03.3 at the Philly Metro to finish 18th overall – also ran in the Inter-Regional Border Battle with a time of 28:13.9  and the Chili Pepper Festival with a time of 28:07.4.

At Gloucester County College: James ran track at Gloucester in 2017 and 2018, where he was an All-American and a 2018 track and field Champion.

At Rowan College: James ran cross country at Rowan in the spring of 2016, where he was an All-American.  

High School: ran cross country and track at Williamstown High Schoolfor coaches Dwayne Dobbins and Allison Catinacci – was the Gloucester County Champion of the 800m his senior year – also played football his freshman and sophomore year – member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: James William Kennedy IV – son of Susanna and James William Kennedy III – older brother to Brain and Nathan – majoring in environmental science and policy with aspirations of becoming a M.D. – from Williamstown, N.J. – favorite athlete is Carson Wentz – also enjoys biking – if he could date a celebrity he would date Margot Robbie – favorite pro sports team is the Philadelphia Eagles – his most memorable sports moment was the Patrick Robinson interception against the Minnesota Vikings in the 2017 NFC Championship game.