Kayla Carter
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Woodbridge, Calif.

High School:
Lodi HS '09

Height:
5-7

Position:
Sprints/Hurdles

Major:
Undeclared

2012: Finished 4th in 100 hurdles (PR 14.01), 13th in 400 hurdles (64.50) at Big West Conference Championships... Held at No. 2 on school's 100 hurdles list... Also had converted hand time of 13.74 at Causeway Classic dual, wind-aided 13.91 at Sac State Open... Best 400 hurdles time of 1:00.73, set in Causeway dual, ranks 3rd in UC Davis history... Only Aggie hurdler to compete indoors, posting 60 time of 8.99 at Washington Invitational... That mark ranks 5th in school history.

2011: Finished 9th in 100 hurdles (14.38) at Big West Championship... Won Aggie Open with then PR of 14.12, then surpassed it with 14.09 in final at Brutus Hamilton Invite... Moved up to No. 2 in school record book... Made two appearances in long hurdles, posting times of 1:05.40 and 1:05.50 in two April meets.

2010: Placed 9th at Big West Conference Championship, posting season-best 14.51 in prelim heat... Moved into 9th all-time at UC Davis... Crossed in 14.89 in conference final.

LODI HS '09: Qualified to state meet in both hurdles events as a senior... Won 100 hurdles at Sac-Joaquin Section Masters meets... Set school records of 14.18 and 43.43 in short and long hurdles, respectively... Captured San Joaquin Athletic Association titles in each... Section runner-up in 100 hurdles at D-I meet, hitting 14.62 in final heat... Also advanced to state championships in 300 hurdles in 2008... Two-time team MVP, captain and scholar-athlete honoree.

PERSONAL: Born in Stockton, Calif.... Has not declared a major... Parents are Albert and Nadine Carter, whom she lists as non-sports heroes... Career highlights were reaching state meet and setting school records in both hurdles.