Kyla van Graan
Kyla van Graan


Pretoria, South Africa

High School:
Afrikoonse Hoer Meisieskool Pretoria



Women's Cross Country Voted to Repeat as Big South Champs

The Chants begin their season hosting the CCU Invitational on Aug. 29 at The Hackler Golf Course.


Chanticleers Honored By South Carolina General Assembly

The women's cross country/track & field team captured the 2013-2014 Big South Conference Triple Crown


SAAC Presents the 2013-14 Student-Athlete Excellence Awards

Kiana Quolas was named the Female Athlete of the Year, while Pedro Ribeiro and Lorenzo Taliaferro shared the Male Athlete of the Year award


Men's and Women's Cross Country Receive All-Academic Honors


Coastal Women Take Top Prize, Men Finish Third in Cross Country Opener

Letitia Saayman claimed the individual title for the women. Joseph Keitt finished in second for the men.

Cross Country Honors
2013: Big South Women's Freshman of the Year
2013: Big South Cross Country All-Conference Team

Cross Country Personal Records
5k - 17:53.40 (2013 Big South Championship)
6k - 21:23.30 (2013 NCAA Southeast Regional)

2014 Outdoor Track & Field:Placed second in the mile at the 2014 Shamrock Invitational with a time of 4:58.64 ... Was named to the 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll.

2013 Cross Country:
Was named the women's Big South Freshman of the Year and received all-conference honors ... Was named the Big South Runner of the Week in Sept. after winning the Coastal Carolina Invitational ... Ran in all seven meets as a freshman, leading the Chants in two and crossing second for Coastal in four others ... Placed third at the Carolina Challenge with a 5k time of 18:34 ... Won the 5k CCU Invitational, crossing the line in 17:55 ... Crossed second for the Chants, fifth overall, at the Big South Preview in 19:02 ... Finished second for the Chants at the Paul Short Run ... Was the eighth runner to cross at the Blue Ridge Open with a time of 18:19 ... Placed second at the Big South Championship with a 5k personal record time of 17:53 ... Led the Chants at the NCAA Southeast Regional with a personal best 6k time of 21:23.

At Afrikoonse Hoer Meisieskool: Won the South Africa cross country championship in 2010 ... Competed in South Africa national track & field championships each from 2009-2012 and South Africa Youth Games in 2011 ... Member of South Africa national cross country team in 2012 ... Holds personal-best of 4:43 in the 1,500 meters.