Induction year: 2022
Category: Basketball, Handball
Kerri Farley is a Sachem alum and multi-sport standout who was inducted to Sachem Athletic Hall of Fame in 2018.
.At Sachem she was a three-time all-county and two-time all-Long Island selection and graduated as Sachem basketball’s third all-time leading scorer, second in steals, third in assists, fifth in rebounds, and sixth in blocked shots.
Her basketball career at Cornell was remarkable. A three-year starter and three-time All-Ivy League selection, Keri was named to the Ivy League Silver Anniversary Honor Roll as one of the best in 25 years of women’s sports in the Ivy.
Her NCAA record of nine consecutive three-pointers in a game stood until 2017.
She was the Ivy League scoring champion and ranks in the top 10 at Cornell and in the Ivy League in many statistical categories to this day.
Following college, she was a member of the U.S. National Handball Team from 1995 through 2003 and played in the 1999 and 2003 Pan American Games.
She went on to receive her JD from Emory University School of Law and joined the FBI as a Special Agent in 2004.
Special Agent in Charge of the FBI office in Atlanta and was formally serving as the Section Chief of the Counter Terrorism Division in NYC.