Indoor (Fr.): Placed first in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.59 seconds at the 2017 Blue and Gold Invitational... Competed in the John Tierney Classic placing third in the 60-meter hurdles (8.50 seconds)...Placed second at the Jack Johnson Classic in long jump with a leap of 6.66 meters (21-10.25 feet)... At the Shell Shocker Meet he placed second in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 8.53 seconds...Placed first in the 1,000-meter race (2:43.27), second in long jump (6.73m/ 22-1 feet) and third in 60-meter hurdles (8.71 seconds) at the BIG EAST Indoor Track and Field Championship.
Prior to Marquette: Letter winner in track and field and football at Downers Grove North … Competed in the decathlon all four years as a Trojan … Four-time state qualifier … Earned 17 all-conference selections … Helped team to 2014 and 2017 sectional championships ... Served as captain of the track team both junior and senior seasons.
Personal: Keys was born in Hinsdale, Ill. and is the son of Tom and Susan Keys … Has one sister, Bridget, who plays soccer at the University of Saint Francis … Plans to major in mechanical engineering.