Denis, Kun log best time of careers in men's 3,000
2013-14: Indoor: Notched a personal-best time of 8:38.54 and placed fifth in the 3,000-meter run at the Gotham Cup (1/10). Outdoor: Was second in the 3,000-meters in 8:33.72 at the Wolfie Invite (4/19).
2012-13: Indoor: Took 19th on a 12.28-meter throw at the NY Gotham Cup (Jan. 11)...part of the distance medley relay team that finished fifth at the Metropolitan Championships (Jan. 24-25)...finished seventh in a season-best time of 8:41.24 in the 3,000-meter run at the Giegengack Invitational (Feb. 1-2). Outdoor: Was third in the 3000-meter at the Quad Meet (3/27)...placed fourth in the men's 5000-meter at the Wolfie Invite (4/20).
Personal: Mitchell Kun ... born April 27, 1994 in Brooklyn, New York ... son of Boris and Anetta Kun ... one brother, Kenneth.