The 5-foot-6, 130-pound junior shattered the state record with his title-winning 1600-meter run at the State Open this past season. His time of 4:01.88 ranked as the nation’s No. 1 performance among 2021 prep competitors. The state’s reigning Gatorade Player of the Year in boys cross country, Sherry also won the 3200 at the State Open with a meet record time of 8:59.80. His personal-best clocking of 8:47.20 in the 3200 this spring ranked No. 5 nationally.
Sherry has maintained a 4.39 GPA in the classroom. He will begin his senior year of high school this fall.
Also a talented trombonist, Sherry has volunteered locally on behalf of multiple community service initiatives.