Men's Track & Field

Kevin  Cooper
Kevin Cooper
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Waterford, IRL
High School: Waterpark College
Position: XC/Distance

Awards & Honors:
National participant and medalist in the 800m, 1500m and 3000m between 2003 and 2009. Regional medalist in the same distances between 2003 and 2009.
Irish representative in XC on three occasions and in track on one occasion.
Top 12 finisher at the National XC Meet between 2003 and 2008 and winner of team various medals.

High School Performances:
At the National High School Track and Field Championships in 2004 Kevin was second in the 1500m. The following year he won silver again in the 1500m. That same year he was picked for the Irish Schools team. In 2006 he finished third in the 3000m. In 2008 he finished 6th in the 1500m. Kevin was also a regional medalist during high school, both indoor and out, between 2004 and 2008. In XC, Kevin has been equally successful. At the 2005 National High School XC Championships he finished 9th. In 2006 he finished 6th and on both occasions was selected for the Irish Schools teams.
Personal Records:
800m : 1.56.05
1500m : 3.54.80
3000m : 8.32.22

Possible Concentration: Commerce, Organizations and Entrepreneurship

Parents & Siblings: Son of Seamus and Breda with older brother James and older sisters Elaine and Gemma.