Festus Kemboi
Festus Kemboi
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Eldoret, Kenya
High School: Simotwo

HIGH SCHOOL
2013 graduate of Simotwo High School in Ainabkoi, Kenya ... participated in track & field.

PERSONAL
Born 12/21/94 ... son of Lawrence and Mary Koech ... is an active member of ROTC ... has four brothers, Timothy, Cornelius, Laban, and Evans, and a sister, Agnes Kemboi ... Agnes ran cross country at Texas Christian University (2009-13) ... Festus is the first Kenyan to run cross country for Florida Southern and just the fourth international runner, joining FSC Hall of Famer, Gary Crossan, 1998-99 (Donegal, Ireland); Frank Hertlng, 1987 (Bremerhaven, Germany); Darrin O'Dea, 1996 (Donegal, Ireland).

Top Performances

YearSport1500m3000m5000m10,000m
2017 Outdoor 3:58.00 8:56.86 14:58.11 31:38.78

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Apr 27–29, 2017 51st Annual Hillsdale "GINA" Relays 10000m 31:38.78 21
Mar 30–Apr 1, 2017 Florida Relays 5000m 15:20.96 40
Mar 25, 2017 Florida Division 2 Challenge 1500m 3:58.00 1
Mar 25, 2017 Florida Division 2 Challenge 4x8 NT  
Mar 17–18, 2017 USF Bulls Invitational 5000m 15:07.81 3
Mar 3, 2017 2017 UT Track Classic 5000m 14:58.11 3
Feb 18, 2017 Embry-Riddle First Chance-Last Chance 3000 8:56.86 5