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Kyle King
Kyle  King


Yorktown, Va.

High School:

Cross Country/Distance


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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

All-American: Cross Country: '14; 3000mSC (2nd-'14 O, HM-'15 O)
IAAF World Junior Championship Participant: 5000m ('12)
USATF Jr. National Participant: 5000m ('12)
NCAA Outdoor Qualifier: 3000mSC ('14, '15)
ACC Champion: 3000mSC (O: '14), DMR (I: '15)
NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier: 3000mSC ('14, '15), 5000m ('12)
All-Southeast Region: XC ('12, '13, '14)
All-ACC: XC ('12, '13), 3000mSC (O: '14), DMR (I: '15), 3000m (I: '15)

2015 Cross Country
• Placed 33rd at ACC Championships, fourth for Virginia
• Finished 51st at NCAA Southeast Regional
• Placed 14th at Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational

2015 Outdoor
• Earned honorable mention All-America honors with an 18th place finish in the 3000m steeplechase at the NCAA Championships
• Advanced to Eugene with an eighth place finish in the steeplechase at the NCAA East Preliminaries
• Finished 6th in the 5000m and 7th in the 3000m steeplechase at the ACC Championships
• Season-best of 8:39.72 in the steeplechase ranks third in school history
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2015 Indoor
• Member of Virginia's ACC Champion DMR
• Earned All-ACC honors with a third-place finish in the 3000m at the ACC Championships
• Season-best 4:02.15 in the mile ranks fourth in school history
• Season-best 8:00.23 in the 3000m ranks fifth in school history

2014 Cross Country
• Earned All-Southeast Regional honors with a seventh place finish at the NCAA Southeast Regional
• Was third at the Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational
• Finished 19th at the University of Washington Invitational
• Finished 29th at the ACC Championships
• Finished 88th at the NCAA Championships

2014 Outdoor
• Earned second-team All-America honors with a 12th place finish in the 3000m steeplechase at the NCAA Championships
• Advanced to the NCAA Championships in the 3000mSC with the third-best time at the NCAA East Preliminaries
• ACC Champion in the 3000mSC
• Season-best time of 8:41.53 in the 3000mSC is the fourth best time in school history

2014 Indoor
• Finished 18th in the 3000m at the ACC Championships
• Ran a season-best 8:06.64 in the 3000m, the 7th best time in school history

2013 Cross Country
• Earned All-America honors with an 18th place finish at the NCAA Championships, the highest individual finish ever for a UVa male
• Earned All-Southeast Region honors with a fifth place finish at the NCAA Southeast Regional
• Finished seventh at the ACC Championships to earn All-ACC honors

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

PR's Outdoor Indoor
3000mSC 8:39.72 --
1500m 3:44.25 --
Mile -- 4:02.15
3000m -- 8:00.23
5000m 14:16.78 13:55.60


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