Abbs Kern
Abbs Kern
Height: 5'8"
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lexington, Ky.
High School: Trinity Christian Academy
Major: Psychology, Music (French minor)

2016-17 (Freshman): Competed in one cross country event and with a time of 22:30.1 at the Mountaintop Invitational (Sept. 2)... Did not race in any track meet during the year

High School: Attended Trinity Christian Academy... Has been running cross country since the sixth grade and holds a personal best in the 5k at 27:15... Was the team captain as a sophomore and received the school's Determination Award during her career... Academically, she received numerous awards including the Art of Learning Award in French, English and Pre-Calculus, and had a national ranking in the National French Concord

Personal: Parents are Verne and Tracy Kern... Has three siblings: Mac, Autumn, and Colin... Favorite Bible verse is Isaiah 40:31... Plans to major in Psychology and Music with a minor in French... Wants to become a mental health counselor for children and teens with a specialization in music therapy... Has her own coffee mug design that is featured in a local coffee shop in Kentucky

Kern's Personal Bests:

Cross Country:
2-mile: 22:30.1 (Mountaintop Invitational, Sept. 2, 2016)

Outdoor Track:

High School:
5K: 27:15