Chippy Kennedy
Chippy Kennedy
Height: 5'11"
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Scituate, Mass.
High School: Thayer Academy
Major: Computer Science

2015: Ranked among the top-four Spartan finishers in each of the six races he competed in during the year, including top-two CWRU finishes in four… Was the team’s top finisher at the Penn State Behrend Invitational, placing 11th overall with a time of 27:23.0… Recorded a career-best 8K time of 24:59.2 at the Oberlin Inter-Region Rumble… Was CWRU’s second finisher at both the UAA Championships (23rd overall, 25:48.0) and the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championships (40th overall, 26:15.4).

  • Sudeck Sundown Classic: 6K/20:23.3/6th place
  • Penn-State Behrend Invitational: 8K/27:23.0/11th place
  • All-Ohio XC Championships: 8K/26:27.4/32nd place
  • Oberlin College Inter-Regional Rumble: 8K/24:59.2/31st place
  • UAA Cross Country Championships: 8K/25:48.0/23rd place
  • NCAA Great Lakes Region Championships: 8K/26:15.4/40th place

2014: Competed in four varsity races...posted a career-best 8k time of 25:45.8 to place 74th at the NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional Championships.

  • All-Ohio Championship 8k/27:35.69/65th
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 8k/27:00.0/95th
  • UAA Championship 8k/26:26.69/42nd
  • NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional 8k/25:45.8/74th

2013: Ran in five races, including three at the varsity level…scored during the NCAA Great Lakes Regional Championship with a 77th-place 8k time of 26:51.9…ran a season-best 8k of 26:48.0 to place 73rd at Oberlin’s Inter-Regional Rumble.

  • Behrend Invitational 8k/26:57.6/18th
  • All-Ohio Open 8k/27:21.80/32nd
  • Inter-Regional Rumble 8k/26:48.0/73rd
  • UAA Championship 8k/27:06.2/56th
  • NCAA DIII Great Lakes Regional 8k/26:51.9/77th

2012: Competed in four races as a freshman…placed 34th in 21:55:20 at the season-opening Bill Sudeck Classic…ran a season-best 8k of 28:30.10 at the Behrend Invitational.

  • Sudeck Classic 6k/21:55.20/34th
  • Behrend Invitational 8k/28:30.10/39th
  • All-Ohio Open 8k/28:39.02/133rd
  • Inter-Regional Rumble Open 6k/27:29.30/62nd

Personal: Full name Sean Kennedy…earned four varsity letters in crew as well as three in cross country and two in wrestling at Thayer Academy…named to 2011 All-New England All-Star Team for cross country…honor roll student…son of John and Sparky Kennedy.