Kayla McCurdy
Kayla McCurdy

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Carmel, Ind.

High School:
Carmel HS

Birthdate:
05/24/1991



10/08/2011

Cross Country Teams Breeze Through IU East Invite

The Purdue men's and women's teams both captured the crown in Richmond, Ind.

10/07/2011

Cross Country Heads To IU East Regional

Purdue will send 14 individuals to the race in Richmond, Ind.

2011:Kicked off the season at the Illinois Invitational with a time of 15:57; finished the IPFW Invitational with a time of 20:15.87 helping the team take first place; on Oct. 8 at the IU East Cross Country meet finished with a time of 20.09; at the Pre Nationals Race on Oct. 16 finished with a time of 24:08.

2010:Did not compete.

2009:Did not compete in her initial season at Purdue while redshirting.

High School: Four-year varsity letterwinner in cross country and track and field at Carmel High School; earned Indiana State High School All-State cross country honors in 2008, after a 12th-place at the state championships; helped team to 2008 Indiana State Cross Country Championship; posted a personal-record 5K cross country time of 18:19; captured Indiana State High School All-State cross country honors in 2006 as well, placing 15th overall; two-time All-America honoree, placing fifth at the 2003 AAU Cross Country Championship and 11th at the 2005 Junior Olympic Cross Country Championship.

Personal: Kayla Jane McCurdy was born May 24, 1991, in Carmel, Ind.; is the daughter of Scott and Diane McCurdy; has one brother, Ryan, and a twin sister, Kelly, who is also on the Purdue cross country and track and field teams; enjoys swimming, biking, drawing and shopping; intends to major in art education the college of liberal arts.