Kyle Landon
    Kyle  Landon

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Chester, Ill.

    High School:
    Chester

    Event:
    Jumps

    Birthdate:
    10/16/1994

    Experience:
    JR


    02/07/2016

    Salukis close out Don DeNoon Invitational with impressive performances

    The men's and women's teams walked away with wins

    02/05/2016

    Salukis tally four wins on day one of Don DeNoon Invitational

    Both the men's and women's teams sit in first place

    07/22/2015

    Saluki men and women named USTFCCCA All-Academic Teams

    Six Salukis earned individual All-Academic honors

    06/25/2015

    Kyle Landon named Capital One/CoSIDA Third-Team Academic All-American

    Landon is the first Saluki track and field athlete to be an Academic All-American since 2010 (Toni Whitfield), the first male since 1999 (Neophytos Kalogerou).

    05/28/2015

    DeAnna Price qualifies for nationals in the hammer throw at Day One of NCAA West Regional

    In three outdoor seasons at SIU, Price has qualified for a trip to Eugene in the hammer each year.

    04/17/2015

    2015 Mt. SAC Relays. Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 57th running of the Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif., on April 17, 2015.

    03/29/2015

    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic

    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic at the Lew Hartzog Track and Field Complex, March 28, 2015.

    02/07/2015

    2015 SIU Invitational, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 2015 SIU Invitational at the SIU Recreation Center, Feb. 7, 2015.

    02/06/2015

    2015 SIU Invitational, Day One

    Photos from Day One of Saluki track and Field's 2015 SIU Invitational at the SIU Recreation Center, Feb. 6, 2015.

    12/08/2014

    2014 Saluki Fast Start

    Photos from the 2014 Saluki Fast Start, Dec. 6, 2014

    TFRRS Bio

    2014-15
    Indoor First Team All-American, High Jump
    Outdoor Regional Qualifier, High Jump
    MVC Indoor Champion, High Jump
    MVC Outdoor Champion, High Jump
    All-MVC, High Jump (Indoor)
    All-MVC, High Jump, Long Jump (Outdoor)
    Two-time Field Athlete of the Week
    MVC Scholar Athlete
    Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award
    MVC Honor Roll

    Indoor All-American, high jump...Placed seventh at the NCAA Indoor Championships with a mark of 2.20m...Placed first in high jump at the MVC Indoor Championships with a 2.10m mark...Also scored team points with a seventh place finish in the long jump at the MVC Indoor Championships...Tallied five wins and two runner-up finishes in the high jump, with his only finish outside the top two coming at the NCAA Indoor Championships...Won the high jump at the Kentucky Invitational (2.10m), Fred Wilt Invitational (2.07m), Saluki Fast Start Meet (2.20m), Indiana Relays (2.21m) and MVC Indoor Championships (2.10m)...Took second in the long jump with a PR of 7.25m at the Saluki Fast Start Meet...Competed in both the high and long jump in eight indoor meets...Outdoor Regional Qualifier, high jump...Won four event titles in the high jump during indoor season, winning at the Tennessee Relays (2.20m), Bill Cornell SC (2.15m), Pacesetter Quad (2.07m) and the MVC Outdoor Championships (2.11m)...All-Conference in the high and long jumps, taking third in the long jump with a PR of 7.58m...Also scored team points in the triple jump at the conference meet, setting a new personal-best of 14.83m...Won the triple jump at the Bill Cornell SC.


    2013-14
    MVC Indoor Champion, High Jump
    MVC Male Field Athlete of the Week (Jan.22)
    National Qualifier, High Jump (Outdoor)
    NCAA Regional Qualifier, High Jump (Outdoor)
    MVC Outdoor Champion, High Jump (Outdoor)
    All-MVC, High Jump (Outdoor)
    First Team All-American, High Jump (Outdoor)
    MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award recipient
    Fifth All-Time at SIU for Indoor and Outdoor High Jump
    MVC Indoor Champion, High Jump... National Qualifier, High Jump (Outdoor)...NCAA Regional Qualifier, High Jump (Outdoor)...MVC Outdoor Champion, High Jump (Outdoor)...All-MVC, High Jump (Outdoor)...First Team All-American, High Jump (Outdoor)... Cleared 2.12m to take first place in high jump at the MVC Indoor Championships... Earned first place in high jump at the MVC Outdoor Championships, clearing 2.14m... Tied for third place in high jump at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a 2.20m mark, the highest finish for a Saluki since 1992... Ranks fifth all-time at SIU for indoor and outdoor high jump...Placed eighth in high jump with a 2.16m mark at the NCAA West Region Prelims... Finished sixth in long jump at the MVC Outdoor Championships with a 7.06m mark...MVC Male Field Athlete of the Week (Jan.22)... MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award recipient Held SIU's highest high jump mark at 2.17m...Claimed first place in high jump at four indoor meets...Claimed first place in high jump in five outdoor meets...Competed in high jump and long jump in eight indoor meets...Participated in three events (long jump, high jump, triple jump) in nine outdoor meets.

    High School
    2013 Gatorade Illinois Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year...Two-time Southern Illinoisian Boys Track Athlete of the Year (2012, 2013)...Five-time state high jump champion (three indoors, two outdoors) and two-time state long jump champion (one outdoor, one indoor)...Was nationally ranked No. 2 indoors and No. 3 outdoors in the high jump his senior year...Set the school record in the high jump four times (7-02) and also holds Chester's long jump record at 22-09...Participated in all three jumps and also played cross country and basketball at Chester.

    Personal
    Born Oct. 16, 1994, in Belleville, Ill., to Sandy Reynolds...Majoring in accounting.

    Friday, May 6
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Bloomington, Ind. All Day
    Saturday, May 7
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Bloomington, Ind. All Day
    Friday, May 13
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Terre Haute, Ind. All Day
    Sunday, May 15
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Terre Haute, Ind. All Day
    Thursday, May 26
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Lawrence, Kan. 4:30 PM
    Wednesday, June 8
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Eugene, Ore. 12:30 PM