Kalyn Floyd

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Houston, Texas

    High School:
    Aleif Hastings High School

    Height:
    5-6

    Event:
    Sprints

    Birthdate:
    07/19/1989

    Experience:
    3L

    Major:
    Broadcast Journalism

    Kalyn Floyd

    03/29/2014

    Houston Track & Field Wraps Texas Relays

    Women's 4x100m, 4x400m relays finish 6th overall

    Personal Bests
    Indoor Date
    60m 7.47 2/26/10
    200m 23.41 3/12/10
    400m 53.40 2/5/10
    Outdoor Date
    200m 23.41 5/29/10
    400m 53.03 5/4/08

    2010 NCAA Indoor All-American - 200m
    2010 NCAA Outdoor All-American - 4x100 Meter Relay
    2009 C-USA Indoor Champion- 200m
    2008 NCAA Qualifier - 4X100 Meter Relay & 4X400 Meter Relay
    2008 NCAA Regional Qualifier - 4X100 Meter Relay & 4X400 Meter Relay

    JUNIOR (2009-10)
    Indoor:Finished first in the 400m (54.50) at the New Mexico Invitational (1/23)... Placed second at the Texas A&M Challenge (2/12) in the 200m with 23.49 time... Earned three top-eight finishes at the C-USA Championship (2/26) with seventh place in the 60m (7.47), second place in the 200m (24.09) and third in the 400m (55.40)... Outdoor:Finished third at Victor Lopez Invitational (3/26) in the 200m with 23.92 time... Earned fourth place in C-USA 200m dash with 23.60 time... Set personal record at the NCAA Regionals with 23.51 finish in the 200m (5/28)... Finished in 18th place at the NCAA Championships in the 200m (23.95 - 6/9)... Member of record-setting 4x100 relay team... Finished first at C-USA and set a meet record (43.82)... Earned third at NCAA Regionals with 43.82 time... Selected to All-American team after finishing in fifth place and setting school record at NCAA Championships (6/11) with 43.68 time.

    SOPHOMORE (2008-09)
    Indoor: Finished third at the New Mexico Cherry & Silver Invitational in the 200m race with a time of 24.50... Broke PR in the 400m dash, running the race in 56.00 at the New Mexico Cherry & Silver Invitational... Member of the 4X400 relay that finished third at the Texas A&M Early Opener and 11th at the New Mexico Cherry & Silver Invitational... Finished seventh in the 60m dash at the C-USA Championships with a time of 7.61... Set a new PR in the 200m race, running at time of 24.30 to become the 2009 C-USA Indoor Champion. Outdoor: Notched first win of the season in the 400m dash, recording a PR 53.03 and setting a regional qualifying mark at the ASU Sun Angel Classic... Claimed a first-place victory in the 200m race at the LSU Alumni Gold meet with a time of 23.95.

    FRESHMAN (2007-08)
    Indoor: Made debut at the Bayou City Championships with a mark of 57.65 in the 400m to finish second. Outdoor: Posted a 12.01 in the 100m at the LSU Tiger Relays... Posted a 12.29 100m at the Texas Relays... Set a regional mark of 54.59 in the 400m at the Tellez Invitational... Turned in a time of 12.18 in the 100m at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational... Set a regional mark 23.88 at the Houston Invitational... Member of the 4X100 relay team that finished second at C-USA Championships... Finished 12th in the 200m with a time of 23.62 at the Midwest Regional... Ran in the 4X100 relay that finished sixth at the Midwest Regional with a mark of 45.00... Also member of 4X100 and 4X400 relay teams that competed at the NCAA Championships.

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Ran track for Coach Champan at Alief Hastings... Holds personal bests of 24.26 in the 200m, 55.40 in the 400m and 11.57 in the 100m... Named team MVP three times (sophomore-senior years)... Also a member of the volleyball team and team MVP as a junior... Art award winner.

    PERSONAL
    Born July 19, 1989 in Houston, Texas... Daughter of Stanley and Delisa Floyd... Chose Houston because it felt like home... Hobbies include eating, talking and doing hair... Father, Stanley, was a track star at Houston and was the 1982 NCAA 100m champion and the 1982 NCAA 60m runner-up... Mother, Delisa, finished fifth in the 800m at the 1988 Olympics and was a nine-time National Champion and 12-time All-American at Tennessee... Sister, Ebonie, is a Cougar record holder, Conference USA Champion and NCAA All-American... Majoring in broadcast journalism.

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