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Kyle Rood
Kyle Rood

Hometown:
St. Peters, Mo.

High School:
Ft. Zumwalt South HS

Event:
Mid-Distance

Eligibility:
Senior


08/09/2012

Mizzou Student-Athletes Earn All-Academic Track & Field Honors

19 student-athletes named to teams, while both men's and women's teams are recognized

05/11/2012

Tigers Set to Kick Off Big 12 Track and Field Championships

Kansas St. to play host for Missouri's final Big 12 Outdoor Championships

05/09/2012

Fifty-Three Tigers Named Academic All-Big 12 Track & Field

Missouri leads the conference with 26 women and 27 men selected to the team

05/08/2012

Tigers Lead the Way With 53 Academic All-Big 12 Honorees

Tiger men land 27 on All-Big 12 Academic Team while women land 26.

04/25/2012

Drake Relays Week Starts With Another Record

Tigers will Compete at Three Meets; Haarklau Opens Week With Record Pole Vault

04/16/2012

Kyle Rood

Senior recognition video

PERSONAL BESTS

as of Tuesday, January 12, 2010

Cross Country
cc8k 25:48.0h BradleyXC '08
Indoor
800m 1:54.11
1000m 2:28.69
Mile 4:16.75
DMR 10:03.34
Outdoor
800m 1:52.56
1500m 3:54.92
3200m 9:19.0h
4x800 7:54.31
4x1600 17:04.72 DrakeR '08

POST-SEASON HISTORY

Big 12 Championships
800m Run
2008 FR 1:55.98A 15
Big 12 Cross Country Championships
8k CC Run
2007 FR 27:07.5hA 77
Big 12 Indoor Championships
1000m Run
2008 FR 2:28.69 13
Distance Medley Relay
2008 FR 10:10.75 9

IN THE NEWS

Big River Feature Interview: Kyle Rood
By Ben Rosario of Big River Running written 6/15/2007

2011
Indoor: Did not compete. Outdoor: Ran in the 1,500m run at four meets and posted a season-best time of 4:04.42 at the Tom Botts Invitational ... Also ran a time of 4:04.52 in the 1,500m run at the Indiana Invitational.

2010:

Outdoor: Did not compete.

2009:
Reshirted both the Indoor and Outdoor Track Seasons.

2008:
Cross Country: Led the Tiger at the Bradley Classic with a personal best 8K time of 25:48. Outdoor: Placed 15th in the Big 12 at 800 meters ... logged PRs of 1:52.56 at 800 meters at the Arkansas Twilight and 3:54.92 at 1500 meters at the Missouri Relays. Indoor: Placed 13th at the Big 12 indoor meet at 1000 meters in a season's best 2:28.69 ... was also on ninth-place DMR team at the league meet ... ran season's best 4:16.75 Mile-time at the Meyo Classic ... winner of the 1000 meters at the Big 12-Mountain West Challenge.

2007:
Cross Country: Ran in back-to-back races early in the season highlighted by a 16th place finish at the Vanderbilt Commodore Classic, his first collegiate race ... also socred big points for the Tigers at the Roy Griak Invitational where he finished fifth among the Tiger runners.

High School:
Class 4A State Champion in Cross Country and a three-time individual state champion ... Led Ft. Zumwalt South to the MSHSAA Class 4 Cross Country Championship in 2006 ... prep bests on the track of 1:53.1, 4:14.4, and 9:19.8 at 800-, 1600-, and 3200-meter distances respectively ... Wendy's High School Heisman Honorable Mention ... high school coach - Paul Enke.

Personal:
Son of Mark and Michelle Rood ...majoring in biology medical engineering ... born July 27, 1988 in St. Charles, Mo.