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Kevin Bacon
Position: Jumps
Year: Senior
Hometown: Vassar, Mich.
High School: Vassar HS
Major: Integrative Public Relations
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Bacon Photos
Kevin Bacon
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 05/14/2012

2012 (Outdoor Track and Field): Finished 11th in the long jump (22-06.25) at the LSU Relays (3/24) ... won the long jump (22-09.75) and finished 6th in the high jump (6-03.25) at the Spartan Invitational (4/7) ... finished runner-up in the long jump (22-08.5) at the Northwood Open (4/14) ... finished 12th in the long jump (19-08.25) at the MAC Championships (5/10-5/12).

2012 (Indoor Track and Field): Won the long jump (22-07) and triple jump (43-05.25) and finished 6th in the high jump (6-02.75) at the Chip Invite (1/13) ... won the long jump (21-08.25) and finished 3rd in the triple jump (42-11.5) at the Jack Harvey Invitational (1/21) ... finished 7th in the long jump (23-10) and 16th in the triple jump (43-05.75) at the Meyo Invitational (2/4) ... finished 3rd in the blue division triple jump (43-07.5) at the Akron Invitational (2/11) ... won the long jump (23-03.25) and finished 3rd in the high jump (6-05.25) at the Jack Skoog Meet (2/17) ... finished 4th in the long jump (22-11) at the MAC Championships (2/25).

2011 (Outdoor Track and Field): Took second in the triple jump (44-3 1/4) and tied for eighth in the long jump (21-3 1/4) at the Black and Gold meet (3/26) ... won the triple jump (45-0 1/4) and the long jump (season-best 22-11 1/4) at the Toledo Collegiate Challenge (4/2) ... ran a leg on the third-place 4x100m relay team, sixth in the long jump (22-07 3/4) and eighth in the triple jump (43-7 1/4) at the Mid-Major Challenge (4/8-4/9) ... leaped 22-8 1/2 in the long jump, finishing second at the Lenny Lyles Invitational (4/22) ... posted runner-up finishes in the triple jump (43-4 1/4) and long jump (22-6 1/2) at the Lyle Bennett Open (4/30).

2011 (Indoor Track and Field): Won the long jump at the Chip Invite (1/14) after a 22-0 3/4 foot jump ... won the long jump at the Simmons-Harvey (1/22) after a leap of 23-0 feet ... took eighth in the Big Meet (2/11-2/12) after jumping 22-4 1/4 in the long jump ... took fifth in the long jump at the MAC Indoor Championships (2/25-2/26) after leaping 23-2.

2010 (Outdoor Track and Field): Scored at the MAC Outdoor Championships with sixth-place finishes in both the long jump (22-10 1/2) and high jump (6-7) … cleared an outdoor-best 23-4 1/2 in the long jump and 41-11 1/4 in the triple jump at the Raleigh Relays.

2010 (Indoor Track and Field): Took third in the long jump (24-0 3/4) at the MAC Indoor Championships … also cleared a career-best 44-10 3/4 to finish sixth in the triple jump at the MAC meet … set a new career-best in the long jump with a leap of 24-1 1/2 at the Jack Skoog Open … cleared a career-best 6-9 1/4 in the high jump at the Simmons/Harvey Invitational.

High School — Won three individual state titles in track and field, twice in the 300m hurdles (2006 and 2007) and once in the high jump (2007) … earned all-conference honors three times … set the Division 3 state record in the 300m hurdles and the school record in the high jump and 110m hurdles … served as team captain in track, football and basketball … set the school record in single season and career receiving yards and touchdowns in football … named honorable mention all-state in football in 2006 … chosen to play in the 27th Annual MHSFCA East/West All-Star football game …  named first-team all-area in basketball in 2007 … lettered four times in track, three times in basketball and twice in football.

Career Bests —
Long jump (24-1 1/2); high jump (6-9 1/4); triple jump (44-10 3/4); 300m hurdles (38.28); 110m hurdles (14.26); 60m (7.35)