Kyla van Graan
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)
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.