Kyle King
Kyle King

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Yorktown

High School:
Grafton

Event:
Cross Country/Distance



11/23/2013

UVa Women Ninth, Men 13th at NCAA Cross Country Championships

King and Strehler earn All-American honors

11/07/2013

Virginia Track & Field Names 2014 Captains

Four men and four women to lead the Cavaliers during indoor and outdoor seasons

09/11/2013

Virginia Cross Country Names 2013 Captains

King and Porter to lead men's team, Strehler and Stevens to lead women's team

08/30/2013

Cavaliers Open Cross Country Season With Victories at UVa Duals

Cavalier men and women both defeat Liberty and Radford

04/06/2013

Cavaliers Compete at California with Tri-Meet in Berkeley

Virginia wins seven events in meet of top public universities

PRs: 800m - 1:54.18; 1500m - 3:44.25; 3000m - 8:13.85; 5000m - 13:55.60
IAAF World Junior Championship Participant:5000m ('12)
USATF Jr. National Participant: 5000m ('12)
NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier:5000m ('12)
All-Southeast Region:XC ('12)
All-ACC:XC ('12)

2013 Outdoor
• Ran a PR of 3:44.25 in the 1500m to win the Virginia Invitational, the seventh best time in school history
• Missed the remainder of the season due to injury and received a medical hardship waiver

2013 Indoor
• Did not compete

2012 Cross Country
• Earned All-ACC honors with a fifth-place finish at the conference meet
• Finished 10th at NCAA Southeast Regionals, earning All-Southeast Region honors
• Placed 99th at NCAAs
• Crossed the line 13th at the Panorama Farms Invite

2012 Outdoor

• Finished 13th at IAAF World Junior Championships in 14:19.97
• Placed 2nd at USATF Junior National Championships in 14:28.26 to earn U.S. Jr. National Team spot
• Finished 15th in 5000m at NCAA East Prelims
• Scored at ACCs in 5000m, placing 4th
• Set PR in 5000m of 13:55.60 at Colonial Relays
• Won 1500m at Radford Highlander Invite
• Set PR in 1500m of 3:46.00 at Virginia Challenge

2011-12 Indoor
• Finished 7th in 3000m at ACCs
• Set a PR of 8:13.85 in 3000m at ACCs

2011 Cross Country
• Did not compete

HIGH SCHOOL:
• 2009 & 2010 Virginia AA State Cross Country Champion
• 2011 VHSL AA State Champion 3200m
• 2011 VHSL AA State Champion 1000m
• 2010 VHSL AA State Champion 4x800m Indoor
• 14-time VHSL AA All-State Team
• Area Runner of the Year '10XC, '11IN, '11Out, '11
• Ranked #1 in 3200m and Mile, #2 in 1600m, and #8 in 800m in Virginia in 2011

Personal:
• Full name is Kyle Neil King
• Son of Claudette and Kevin King
• Has one sibling: Clark, 21
• Coached by Matt Gutridge at Grafton High School

More about Kyle:
• Favorite movie: The Fighter
• Favorite magazine: Runners World
• Favorite band: Blink-182