Kenny Cushing
Kenny Cushing

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Wentzville, MO

High School:
Holt HS


07/11/2014

70 Track & Field Athletes Recognized on SEC Honor Roll

53 returners and 17 freshmen were commended for their academic achievements

11/15/2013

Kaitlyn Fischer Qualifies for the NCAA Championship

The freshman will close out her season next weekend in Terre Haute, IN

11/13/2013

Tigers Ready To Take On Midwest Regional

The teams will travel to Ames, IA, on Friday to race for spots at the NCAA Championship

11/01/2013

Tigers Continue Impressing at SEC Championships

The men placed 4th, women 7th, at Friday's meet in Gainesville, FL.

10/31/2013

Cross Country Kicks Off November at the SEC Championships

Friday's meet is hosted by the Univ. of Florida in Gainesville

Missouri Personal Bests

Event Mark Meet Date
CROSS COUNTRY
8K 25:28.9 Greater Louisville Classic 09/29/2012
INDOOR TRACK
800m 1:53.15 Illini Classic 01/20/2012
Mile 4:12.73 Rod McCravy Memorial Meet 01/26/2013
3K 8:45.32 Big 12 Championships 02/2012
OUTDOOR TRACK
800m 1:54.40 Missouri Relays 03/23/2012
1500m 3:50.26 Beach Invitational 04/2012

NOTEWORTHY
- Indoor All-Big 12 in the DMR (2012)

2013-14

Cross Country- Competed in 6 meets in his second season for the Tigers... Started off the season placing 12th in the Mizzou versus Arkansas dual... 4th to cross the line in the black and gold at the Roy Griak Invitational with a 65th place finish... Set a new PR of 24:43 at the Adidas Invitational cutting his old best by over 40 seconds.... Placed 30th at the SEC Championship.... Raced at the NCAA Midwest Regional to earn a time in the 10k at 33:08.

2012-13

Cross Country- Kenny started the season off with a PR performance at the Iowa State Invitational, crossing the line in 25:59 to place 18th overall, 8th for the Tigers...Earned his second PR the following meet at the Greater Louisville Classic, navigating the 8k course in 25:28.88 to finish as the 10th Tiger...He ended his season at the Adidas Wisconsin Invitational, finishing 38th in the "B" Race with a final time of 25:46

Indoor Track- Began the indoor season with a 2nd-place finish in the 1000m (2:31.53) at the Missouri Invitational...Went on to place 9th at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet, finishing the mile with a new PR of 4:12.73...Came back from the highly-competitive UW Husky Classic to place 2nd in both the 800m and 4x400m at the Missouri Collegiate Challenge...Ended the season at the SEC Indoor Championships in Fayetteville, AR

Outdoor Track- Started the season at home with the Missouri Relays, doubling in both the 800m and 1500m...Followed that up with a 9th-place performance in the 1500m and 11th-place performance in the 4x400m at the Arkansas Spring Invitational...Placed 6th in the 1500m at both the Crimson Tide Invitational and Iowa Musco Twilight, finishing in 3:56.79 and 355.65, respectively...Returned to the Drake Relays, where he finished 12th as part of Mizzou's 1600m Sprint Medley team...Finished out the year with a season-best performance in the 1500m at the SEC Championships, ending in 6th overall with a tiem of 3:53.60

2011-12
Cross Country- Finished 25th in the 8K at the Missouri Cross Country Challenge, crossing the line in 28:45.72

Indoor Track- Started the season with a win at the MU-KU Dual, crossing in 1:55.39 for the 800m...Went on to PR in the 800m at the Illini Classic, finshing 2nd in 1:53.15...Ran his first mile of the season at the Bill Bergan Invitational, coming out with a 4:13.98 finish...He bested that mark at the Texas A&M Invitational, taking 7th in 4:12.74...Ended out the season at the Big 12 Championships, where he competed in the 3k and was a member of the 4th-place DMR team

Outdoor Track- Started the season off with a 2nd-place performance in the 800m at the Missouri Relays, crossing the line in his season-best 1:54.40...Placed 9th in the 1500m at the LSU Invitational (3:52.38) before going on to earn a PR of 3:50.26 in the event at the Beach Invitational...The season highlight came at the Drake Relays, where Kenny was a member of the 1st-place 4x1600m team, who finished with a final time of 16:47.87...Was also a member of the 4th-place DMR team at the Drake Relays...Rounded out the season at the Big 12 Championships, where he ran the 800m

HIGH SCHOOL
All-State selection on the cross country circuit and was a Second Team All-St. Louis Metro selection...Was Conference, District, and Sectional Champion in 2010...MSHSAA 1600m State Champion and 800m Runner-Up in 2011...Earned USATF All-American honors in the 1500m and 800m (2010, 2011)...Four-time MSHSAA Track All-State

High School Bests
800m - 1:53.59 | 1600m - 4:12.50

PERSONAL
Parents are Brian and Katy...Born October 10, 1992 in Oklahoma City, OK...Was a Scholar Athlete at Holt HS in 2011...Majoring in Sports Nutrition...Has aspirations of breaking the 4:00 minute mark in the mile

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