Kayla Canon
Kayla Canon
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr
Hometown: Arnold Md.
High School: Blue Springs South HS (Mo.)

2016-17: Helped team win Southern Athletic Association Championship … awarded second-team all-conference … earned SAA Sportsmanship award … competed in four events at the SAA Championship … placed second in the 100-yard backstroke (1:00.61), second in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:29.07), and seventh in the 500-yard freestyle (5:16.41). 

 

2015-16: Named SAA All-Conference Honorable Mention … competed in two A events and three B events at the SAA Championships as a freshman … placed ninth in the 200-yard IM (2:15.71), seventh in the 400-yard medley relay (4:04.01), fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:08.67), eighth in the 200-yard medley relay (1:54,02), and third in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:28.44).

 

Pre-BSC:  Four-year letter winner at Blue Springs South High School in Blue Springs, Mo., for coach Errich Oberlander... mainly swam the backstroke and IM... four-time All-Conference honoree... 2015 All-Metro... three-year All-State (2013, 2014, 2015) ... Team MVP her junior and senior seasons... broke the freshman 100 back record... also broke the 200 medley relay school record as a sophomore... National Honor Society member... Academic Letter (3.5 GPA or higher) all four years of high school.

 

Personal: Born on May 29, 1997 … daughter of Tim and Anne Canon ... has a younger brother, Cole.