Senior Spotlight: Kyler Wright - Oxford High School

Kyler Wright
Oxford High School

What was your most memorable meet and why?
Sections at Mountain Brook because I broke the school record. (800m)

Where did you face your biggest competition?
At state i competed against the best runners in Alabama but I did not do as good as I had hoped.

Out of all of your high school accomplishments, which stands out the most and why?
Breaking the school record for the 800m and being apart of the 4x800 record breaking team. It's crazy to have your name go in your schools record books and this was only my second year of track.

If you could do it all over again, what would you change about your running career in high school?
I would have started in middle school or 9th grade.

What were the most difficult obstacles you had to overcome during your HS Track career?
Starting my first season off track I had just came off a very rare surgery on my leg where I had to regain the ability to walk again so I started the season with very weak legs and it was difficult.

What will you miss the most?
I will miss being m around the team and coaches. No matter what we are doing it was always a good time.

Do you have any advice for younger athletes?
Believe in your coaches

What are your post-highschool or college plans?Who would you like to say thank you to?
I will be attending the University of Mobile for Track and would like to thank everyone who's helped me get to this point in my life!