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Jacob Kelly
Jacob  Kelly

Hometown:
Longmeadow, Mass.

High School:
Longmeadow

Event:
Sprints/Jumps

Birthdate:
04/18/1999

Experience:
Fr./Fr.

Longmeadow High School: Competed all four years on the indoor track & field team and during his junior and senior years on the outdoor squad ... Also played lacrosse as a freshman and was a defender ... Captain of both the indoor and outdoor track & field teams as a senior ... School record holder in the high jump with a mark of 2.01 meters ... As a senior was the Western/Central Massachusetts Division 1 champion in the high jump and went on to finish third in New England ... Was the Western Massachusetts high jump champion as both a junior and a senior ... Two-time Western Massachusetts first team performer and was a Super 7 selection by Masslive as a senior ... Achieved Honor Roll status academically all four years.

Personal: Born 4/18/99 in Springfield, Mass. ... Oldest of three children and the only son of Joshua and Rebecca Kelly ... Has two younger sisters, Sarah (16) and Lucille (7) ... Father was a collegiate rower at Massachusetts ... Hobbies include mountain biking, snowboarding, traveling and singing ... Was a member of his high school's honor choir, "Lyrics," for two years ... Chose to attend Villanova for its historical success in track & field and for the recognition the university has received for its academic prestige ... Also noted the size of the school and the success of the men's basketball team as deciding factors ... Enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

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High Jump               2.01 Meters                High School

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