Kayla Knapp
Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Los Gatos, Calif.

High School:
Los Gatos HS '12

Height:
5-7

Major:
Managerial Economics

2013: Competed in four races for the Aggies in her first season of cross country... Posted a season-best 14th-place finish at the Doc Adams Open on Nov. 9, covering the course in a season-best 6K time of 22:15... Finished 20th in the season-opening Aggie Open (4K), finishing in a time of 15:21... Also competed at the Stanford Invitational and Santa Clara Bronco Invitational, crossing the line in times of 24:28 and 22:33.4, respectively.

2012: Ran track in 2012 but not cross country.

LOS GATOS HS '12: Selected as school's Athlete of the Year as a junior... Competed at 2011 CIF state championship in 4x400... Reached Central Coast Section meet in 1,600 that year... Hit PRs in both 800 (2:14.40) and 1,600 (5:02.29) at Top 8 Classic in 2011... Placed 4th at CCS cross country meet as a senior, 25th as a junior... Two-time state meet competitor... Member of LSI Sprint club (San Jose, Calif.) for four years... Placed 2nd at 2010 Juinor Olympics as part of 4x800 relay.

PERSONAL: Born in San Jose, Calif.... Has not declared a major... Parents are Michael & Judie Knapp... Older brother, Bryan, attends Oregon... Competitive Irish dancer for five years.