Jimmy Cannon
Jimmy Cannon
Height: 5-7
Year: So.
Hometown: Quincy, Mass.
High School: North Quincy
Event: Distance

2017-18 SEASON BESTS (INDOOR)

3000M: 9:25.01 (February 10, Little East Conference Championship Meet) 

One Mile: 4:43.42 (January 20, Springfield College Maroon & White Classic) 

2018 SEASON BESTS (OUTDOOR)

1500M: 4:18.61 (April 28, Little East Conference Championship Meet) 

5000M: 16:26.69 (April 14, Mount Holyoke Spring Fling Classic) 

10000M: 33:16.11 (April 21, MIT Sean Collier Invitational) 

NOTABLES 

  • Established himself as the Beacons' top long-distance runner during the spring season 
  • Posted the fastest times in the 1,500M, 5,000M and 10,000M during the Outdoor Track & Field season 
  • Named the Little East Conference Rookie Track Athlete of the Week on April 17
  • Won the 5,000M Run (16:26.69) at the Mount Holyoke Spring Fling Classic on April 14
  • Placed first in the 10,000M (33:16.11) at the MIT Sean Collier Invite
  • Finished 10th at the NCAA Outdoor Regional Championship Meet in the 10,000M (33:38.23)  

PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Graduated from North Quincy High School in 2017 where he was a two-sport athlete (cross country, track and field) … Was named a Team MVP and two Patriot Ledger All-Scholastic honoree … Received Patriot League All-Star honors and was a D1 State Championship meet qualifier … Was an Patriot League All-Star selection with the track and field teams … Received the Patriot League Scholar Athlete Award … Born on March 19, 1999 … Son of Susan and James Cannon … Has one brother, Robert … Currently majoring in Exercise Health Science, with a minor in Spanish Language ... Member of the UMass Boston Honors College and cross country team.