Chris Kane     
      Chris Kane

Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-10 / 148


3,000m 8:33.80 (2009)
5,000m 15:01.54 (2009)

2009: Competed in four meets during the season...Finished eighth in the mile with a time of 4:18.76 at the Smoky Mountain Twilight...Placed sixth in the 5,000m at the Eastern Kentucky Open with a time of 15:30.48...Posted then-season-best time of 15:07.40 to finish 11th in the 5,000m at the Sea Ray Relays...Won the 5,000m with a season-best time of 15:01.54 at the season-opening USF Invitational...Ran two 3,000m races during the indoor season...Placed 10th in 8:42.22 at the Niswonger Invitational and 12th in a lifetime-best readout of 8:33.80 at the Virginia Tech Challenge.

2008: Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll...Named to SEC Community Service Team...Squad member...competed unattached indoors...Lowered his personal-best time in the 3,000m to 8:49.42 at the Virginia Tech Challenge...Finished seventh in the 3,000m at the Niswonger Invitational. 2007: Named to SEC Community Service Team...Redshirted...Competed unattached...Finished fifth in the 1,500m at the Smoky Mountain Twilight...Placed ninth in the 3,000m at the Vanderbilt Invitational...Redshirted indoors and did not compete.

HIGH SCHOOL: Two-time all-state selection in cross country (2004 and 2005) and track (2005 and 2006)...Won the 3,200m at the regional championship meet as a senior...Also claimed the region championship in cross country as a senior...Was a member of the National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Born Jan. 9, 1988, in Houston, Texas...Parents are Roger and Brenda Kane...Family also includes younger brother Tim and sisters Hope and Holly, who throws javelin for the Lady Vol track & field team.



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