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 Kevin Rooke

2015: INDOOR – Competed in 3,000 meters and 5,000 meters … posted season-best time of 15:50.01 in 5,000 meters at GNAC Championships, finishing 14th … furnished season-best time of 8:44.19 in 3,000 meters at UW Indoor Preview … also competed at GNACs in 3,000 meters, finishing 11th at 8:50.78. OUTDOOR – Wrapped up collegiate career by competing in 1500 meters at GNAC Championships, finishing at 4:04.73 … throughout season, registered three career bests – 2:01.13 in 800 meters at UNLV Track Classic, 3:54.50 in 1500 meters at Bryan Clay Invite and 4:15.69 in one mile at San Francisco State Distance Carnival … named to GNAC All-Academic Team … president of UAA Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.

2014: INDOOR – Earned All-West Region honors in 3,000 meters … posted season-best 3,000 time of 8:36.21 at Husky Open … helped UAA to runner-up team finish with 6th-place showing in 5,000 meters at GNAC Championships in 15:18.44. OUTDOOR – Scored for Seawolves at GNAC Championships with 6th-place finish in 5,000 meters in 14:56.91 … ran season-best 14:47.56 in 5,000 at Occidental … posted career-best 3:58.90 time in 1500 at Steve Scott Invitational … earned GNAC All-Academic Team recognition … served as Student-Athlete Advisory Committee president.

2013: INDOOR – Posted season-best times of 8:35.03 in 3,000 meters at University of Washington Open and 14:51.44 in the 5,000 meters at Husky Classic for All-West Region honors in both events … finished in top five for UAA in both distance events … OUTDOOR – Improved career best in 10,000 meters at Occidental Invite on March 15, registering a time of 32:43.59 … named to GNAC All-Academic Team.

2012: Concluded rookie season with season-best times of 4:00.06 in 1500 meters at Occidental Distance Carnival and 14:45.08 in 5,000 meters at San Francisco State Distance Carnival – fourth best on team.

BEFORE UAA: Graduated from Don Mills Collegiate Institute, where he won multiple regional track & field championships in distance events ... posted personal-bests of 3:58 in the 1500 meters and 8:42 in 3,000 meters.

MAJOR: Finance.

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Position: Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Toronto, Ontario
High School: Don Mills Collegiate Institute
Experience: 3 Letters
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