Kyle King
Kyle King



High School:

Cross Country/Distance


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

King and Strehler earn All-American honors


Virginia Track & Field Names 2014 Captains

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


Virginia Cross Country Names 2013 Captains

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


Cavaliers Open Cross Country Season With Victories at UVa Duals

Cavalier men and women both defeat Liberty and Radford


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

• 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

• 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