High School: Earned All-America honors as a senior ... Placed second in the pentathlon at the 2008 Nike Indoor Nationals with sixth-best mark in the nation ... Placed fourth in the decathlon as a sophomore at the 2006 AAU Junior Olympics ... Crowned Tennessee state high school high jump champion after finishing third the year before ... Finished state runner-up in the decathlon his senior year ... Tennessee Division II Middle Region Champion in high jump and decathlon in final year ... Two-time Vanderbilt Great 8 Invitational Champion in high jump his last two years ... Named to 2008 All-Midstate First Team in high jump as senior ... Nashville City high jump champion in 2008 ... Holds Great 8 Invitational record in the decathlon (5863) as well as the school record in the high jump (6-8) ... Coached by Doug Jones and Jan Pippin ... Played football for two years and basketball his freshman year ... Honor roll student all four years ... Principals award as sophomore and junior.
Personal: Full name is Kevin Arthur Carney ... Born May 10, 1989 in St. Louis, Mo. ... Parents are Dave and Pam Carney ... Has two brothers Brent (26) and Ryan (24) ... Mother Pam attended Kentucky.
Personal Bests: High Jump - 6-8; Pentathlon - 3430; Decathlon - 5863.