Kyle Kirchner
    Kyle Kirchner

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Frankfort, Ill.

    High School:
    Lincoln-Way East

    Event:
    Distance/Cross Country

    Birthdate:
    10/07/1988


    05/11/2012

    McCall takes hammer title on first day of MVC Championships

    Saluki senior breaks meet record to take third-consecuitve crown in the event

    05/10/2012

    Track and Field set for MVC Outdoor Championships

    Saluki men and women both picked third in pre-championship poll

    04/07/2012

    Track and Field fall to Illinois State

    Saluki men and women place second in dual meet.

    03/31/2012

    Track and Field picks up five wins at Ole Miss Invitational

    McCall wins two events, sets facility record in discus throw

    02/26/2012

    Men's Track and Field wins MVC Indoor Championships, Women finish fourth

    Saluki men win title for the first time since 1992.

    07/11/2012

    2012 MVC Outdoor Championships

    2012 MVC Outdoor Championships

    Updated August 5, 2011

    2010-11: Competed in four meets during the outdoor season... Placed third in the 1500m at the Joey Haines Invitational... Competed at the MVC Outdoor Championships in the 5000m and 3000 steeplechase.

    2009-10: Competed in ten meets during the 2009-10 season...Finished a season-best second place in the 800m at the McDonald's Invitational and the 1500m at the Ole Miss Invitational...Earned his second all-conference award at the MVC Cross Country Championship...Finished 33rd place at the NCAA Midwest Regional.

    2008-09: Placed ninth at the MVC Cross Country Championship to earn his first All-MVC award...Ran a personal best time in the mile at the Iowa State Classic of 4:14.36...Finished fifth at the MVC Championships in the 3000m and the 5000m...Set a new personal-best in the event at the Rod McCravy Invitational with a time of 8:27.76...During the outdoor season, he finished fourth in the 10,000m at the MVC Championships...Was second at the SIU Spring Classic in the 1500m with a time of 3:57.29.

    2007-08:Saw action in every cross country meet during the 2007 season...Season-best finish was third at the SIU Early Bird...Finished first in the indoor mile at the McDonald's Invitational...Redshirted during the outdoor track season.

    High School:Attended Lincoln-Way East High School, where he was a two-time state qualifier in the 3200m...Conference champion in the 3200m and 1600m as a junior...Posted personal bests in the 800m (1:58), 1600m (4:20), 3200m (9:20) and 3-mile (14:49)...Named all-sectional, all-state and all-conference in cross country as a senior.

    Personal: Full name is Kyle James Kirchner...Majors in biology...Born Oct. 7, 1988...Son of James and Julie Kirchner.

    Saturday, Dec 6
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. 10:00 AM
    Friday, Jan 16
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Lexington, Ky. All Day
    Saturday, Jan 17
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Lexington, Ky. All Day
    SIU