Kyle Bynum
Kyle Bynum

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Pearl, Miss.

High School:
Pearl High School

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
04/05/1993


Two-Time NCAA East Qualifier
All-Conference Performer
Gold Medal- 2012 C-USA Outdoor Championship
2013 C-USA All-Academic Team
2013 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team

2013 Outdoor
Earned USTFCCCA All-Academic Team honors ... Named to the Conference USA Track and Field All-Academic Team ... Qualified for a second NCAA East Preliminary in the javelin ... Recorded seven top-10 javelin finishes ... Threw a season best in the javelin at the Louisiana Classics placing third at a distance of 64.147m (210'6") ... At the Auburn Tiger Classic, placed third with a javelin throw of 63.75m (209'2") ... Scored overall team points for the Tigers at the 2013 Conference USA Outdoor Championship placing fourth in the javelin with a mark of 61.17m (204') ... Took javelin titles at the Red Wolves Open (61.36m, 201'4") and War Eagle Invitational (60.67m, 199') ... Placed 38th overall in the javelin at the NCAA East Preliminary at 59.56m (195'5") ... Threw a season-best in the discus at the Louisiana Classics taking 13th at 41.84m (137'3").

2012 Outdoor
Was an All-Conference USA first-team performer winning gold at the C-USA Outdoor Championships with a school-record throw in the javelin of 70.27m (230'6") ... Qualified for the NCAA East Preliminary eventually finishing 40th overall ... Qualified for the USA Junior Outdoor National Championships taking ninth overall with a throw of 61.50m (201'9") ... Took first place at the Memphis invitational at a distance of 63.06m (206'11") ... Placed second at the War Eagle Invite with a mark of 62.59m (205'4") ... At the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite took third place with a throw of 61.61m (202'3") ... Had three top-five finishes in the discus ... Placed fifth at the Joey Haines Invite at with a personal-best of 47.24m (155') ... Notched at fifth-place finish at the at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold Invite at a distance of 46.34m (152') ... At the War Eagles Invite placed fourth with a mark of 46.56m (151'9").

Prior to Memphis
Lettered four years in track and field...Member of Pearl High School's 2008, 2010, and 2011 state champion track and field teams...Won individual state championship in discus in 2010 and 2011...Received all-state honors in 2011... Set the Pearl High School record in discus (173'8") and javelin (188'11") and state record in discus (173'8").

Personal
Son of Roger Bynum and Heather Collins...Birthday is April 5.

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