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Ernest Kibet
Ernest Kibet

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Eldoret, Kenya

High School:
Segero Secondary


11/23/2013

Cross Country's Byrne Earns All-America Honors at NCAA Championships

Tyler Byrne became the cross country program's third All-American.

11/22/2013

Cross Country's Byrne, Kibet Ready for NCAA Championships

Tyler Byrne is making his second career appearance at the NCAA Cross Country Championships.

11/16/2013

Cross Country's Byrne, Kibet Earn At-Large Bids to NCAA Championships

Tyler Byrne is making his second appearance at the NCAA Championships.

11/15/2013

Cross Country Paced By Men's Top-10 Finish at NCAA Southeast Regional

Tyler Byrne scored a 10th-place finish and set the school record in the 10K.

11/14/2013

Cross Country Heads to Virginia for Friday's NCAA Southeast Regional

The men's 10K race is scheduled for noon, and the women's 6K is set for 1:15 p.m.

2012 Cross Country: Ran in five of the team's six races ... finished 28th at the NCAA Southeast Regional, completing first collegiate 10K in 30:51.58 ... secured all-BIG EAST honors with a fifth-place finish at the conference championships ... became the third freshman in program history to earn all-BIG EAST honors ... had a solid 18th-place showing at the Louisville Pre-Nationals ... took ninth the previous meet, the Greater Louisville Classic ... earned first collegiate victory in first race, the Winthrop Invitational ... completed the 8K in 24:13.17 to outpace 220 runners.

Prep: Attended Segero Secondary ... was an 800m regional champion ... placed third in the 5,000m at the regional competition.

Personal: Son of Peter and Eunice Lagat ... birthday is Jan. 15 ... has four sisters and two brothers ... majoring in biology.

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