Swimming & Diving
Getting to Know Kayla Kalmbach
Where were you born?
What do you want to be when you grow up?
Why did you choose Michigan State University?
Who is your favourite MSU athlete of all time?
Top 5 songs on your iPod?
Your favorite moment in the outdoor pool?
GREEN or WHITE???
Where is the most exciting place you've trained?
Junior Season: Qualified for NCAA Zones on the one and three-meter boards when she took 18th on the one-meter ... Scored a 292.13 on the three-meter board to take third place as well as a 250.95 on the one-meter to take fifth vs. Illinois (10/16) ... Had a pair of sixth-place finishes at the TYR Invitational (11/21) ... Competed at the Big Ten Championships ... Season high on one-meter board was 262.5 and 295.65 on the three-meter board.
Sophomore Season: Academic All-Big Ten honoree...Posted a season-high score of 239.60 as well as a sixth-place finish on the one-meter board at PSU (11/9)...Earned a pair of third-place finishes at St. Bonaventure (11/8) one the one meter (223.13) and three meter (230.40)...Competed at the Big Ten Championships.
Freshman Season: Competed on one-meter boards in five dual meets ... Added three-meter diving appearance versus Ball State (12/9) ... Posted season-high one-meter score of 202.05 against Michigan (10/25).
High School: Earned four varsity letters in diving under former MSU diving graduate assistant Anne Williamson at East Grand Rapids ... Academic All-American also earned MHSAA Scholar-Athlete Honors ... Also a four-year letterwinner in track ... Owns the East Grand Rapids record for long jump ... Received all-conference award ... Elected captain of the track team as a junior and senior ... A member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born June 10, 1988 ... Daughter of Kevin and Deb Kalmbach ... Chemical engineering major.
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