Prep ... Graduated from Hinsdale Central High School (2011) ... Eight-time Dean's List member ... Four-time Scholar-Athlete ... West Suburban Silver Conference All-Academic ... Chicago Tribune Academic-Athletic semi-finalist ... National Honor Society ... French Honor Society ... State Scholar ... Four-year varsity letterwinner ... Also a two-year varsity letterwinner in football ... 2011: Team Captain ... State Qualifier in 4x800-meter, 400-meter, and 4X400-meter ... West Suburban Silver Conference Champion in indoor 600-meter and outdoor 400-meter and 4x400-meter ... Set new school record in 400-meter (48.8) ... 2010: State Qualifier in 4x400-meter ... All-Conference in 4x200-meter and 4x400-meter ... 2009: Ran the anchor of the school record holding indoor4x400-meter team ... 2008: Set a new school record in the 400-meter (54.9).
Personal ...Enrolled in College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Undeclared major ... Born on December 22, 1992 ... Son of Doug and Jennifer Cherry, who both attended the University of Michigan.
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