Kyle Walker
    Kyle  Walker


    Carbondale, Ill.

    High School:





    Saluki men win MVC Outdoor Championship for first time since 1992

    Southern sealed the deal on Sunday with extraordinary performances in the men's pole vault and discus.


    Saluki men and women both in second after incredible Day Two of MVC Outdoor Championships

    SIU scored 48 total points from the men's and women's shot put alone.


    Salukis sweep hammer throw on Day One of MVC Outdoor Championships

    DeAnna Price and Curtis Wideman both won their first career MVC hammer throw titles.


    Saluki men and women both picked to finish third at MVC Outdoor Championships

    The MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships will be hosted by Illinois State in Normal, Ill., on May 15-17.


    Salukis sweep hammer throw at Day One of Pacesetter Quadrangular

    DeAnna Price won on a facility record of 67.72m (222-02), a two-foot career best that ranks fourth all-time at SIU.


    2015 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the MVC Outdoor Championships in Normal, Ill.; May 15, 2015


    2015 MVC Senior Ceremony

    Photos from the MVC Senior Ceremony; May 15, 2015


    2015 Bill Cornell Spring Classic

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


    2014 Saluki Fast Start

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

    TFRRS Bio

    Placed fourth of 15 in weight throw at the Saluki Fast Start meet with a 16.51m mark...Threw 16.37m to earn seventh of 44 in weight throw at the GVSU Big Meet...Finished the indoor season with seven top-10 finishes in weight throw...Threw 47.52m to place 11th in hammer throw at the MVC Outdoor Championships...Threw 49.27m - his farthest distance of the season - in hammer throw at the Kansas Relays...Competed in weight throw and shot put in eight indoor meets...Participated in hammer throw in seven outdoor meets...MVC Academic Honor Roll.

    Participated in the shot put and weight throw in seven meets indoors and the shot put, hammer throw and discus in six meets outdoors...Set personal bests in the discus (33.68m), hammer throw (50.03m) and weight throw (16.11m).

    Competed in three events in eleven meets in the indoor and outdoor seasons combined...Best finish of the indoor season came at the SIU Invitational where he placed 11th in the weight throw...Personal best of the indoor season in the weight throw came at the EIU Friday Night Special where he recorded a mark of 14.42m...Best finish of the outdoor season was ninth place at the Memphis Tiger Invitational in the hammer throw.

    Full name is Richard Kyle Walker... Born on April 27, 1993 in Carbondale, Illinois...Son of Rick and Eileen Walker...Father is head SIU swimming and diving coach...Sister, Kelsie, is a freshman for the SIU swimming team...Majoring in kinesiology-exercise science.