Kenny Vinacco
Kenny Vinacco
Height: 6-0
Weight: 170
Year: Sr
Hometown: Scituate, R.I.
High School: Scituate
Major: Biology
Minor: Healthcare Administration

Career Bests: 

8k: 25:47 (90th brown overall) Paul Short Invitational (10/1/16)
10k: 34:04.3 (13th) NCAA Divison II East Regional Cross Country Championships (11/4/17)

NE10 All-Conference second team
NCAA DII All-East Region Team 
Athletic Director's Honor Roll Fall semester.
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team
NE10 Commissioner's Honor Roll Fall semester. 

NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll (both semesters)

NE-10 Commisioner's Honor Roll spring semester.

NE-10 Commissioner's Honor Roll both semesters.

Meet Results

Oct 22, 2016 Northeast-10 Cross Country Championships 8K 27:05.4 47
Oct 8, 2016 NEICAAA XC Championship 8K 26:40.7 113
Oct 1, 2016 Paul Short - Brown - Div II - III 8K 25:46.9 61
Sep 16, 2016 National Catholic Cross Country Invitational 5M 26:59.7 80
Sep 3, 2016 Stonehill Skyhawk Invitational 8K 26:40.3 14
Oct 10, 2015 NEICAAA XC Championship 8K 27:08.5 90
Sep 19, 2015 Division II/III Challenge 5K 27:43.9 34
Sep 5, 2015 Shaklette Invitational Cross Country Meet 8K 27:32.2 23
Oct 4, 2014 Lehigh Paul Short Run 8K 29:18.2 377
Sep 6, 2014 Shaklette Invitational 8K 29:25.0 36

High School: 2014 graduate of Scituate High School, where he competed in cross country, track, and baseball. As a sophomore, received the RIIC Coaches Award. As a junior, earned All-Division second team for the 4x800 meter relay and the 4x400 meter relay. As a senior, earned Academic All-State, All-Division second team for the 4x800, All-Division third team for the 800-meter run, and All-Class second team for the 800-meter run and the 4x800 meter relay. Also placed sixth at the state meet in the 1500-meter run, qualifying for the All-New England meet.

Personal: Born April 26, 1996 in Providence, R.I. Son of Ken and Paula Vinacco of Scituate. Has two brothers, Matthew, and James. Lists hobbies as hiking, fishing, and ping pong. Chose Stonehill because of its small school, family atmosphere. Lists his favorite team as the Portland Sea Dogs and his favorite athlete as Louis Zamperini. Majoring in biology.