ECU sets four school records en route to winning nine events in the two-day competition
ECU has two individual winners at Joe Hilton UNC Invite
ECU was paced by a team effort in its second outdoor meet of the year
Kayla Padgett wins weight throw with school record mark of 20.03 meters
Tynita Butts wins the women's high jump, sets facility record
2012-13 Track & Field: Competed in the 20-pound weight throw and shot put...Recorded her season-best mark of 15.86m (52-00.50) at the SPIRE Invitational in the women's weight throw...Notched a mark of 12.09m (39-08.00) in the shot put at the Christopher Newport Invitational for a fifth-place finish...Saw action in the shot put and hammer throws during the outdoor season...Recorded a season-best mark of 12.92-meters (42-04.75) for a top 15 finish in the shot put at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships...Notched a career-best mark of 53.73-meters (176-03.00) in the hammer throw for a second-place finish at the Charlotte Invitational...Placed sixth at the C-USA Outdoor Championships in the hammer throw with a mark of 52.58-meters (172-06.00).
2011-12 Track & Field: Participated in the indoor weight throw at the Virginia Tech Invitational posting a mark of 11.07m...Competed in the outdoor shot put, hammer and javelin...Recorded her best performance in the shot put at the C-USA Outdoor Championships with a mark of 13.15m for an 11th-place finish...Posted a mark of 40.27m at Charlotte in the hammer...Tallied a mark of 34.86m in the javelin at Wake Forest.
High School: Was a regional qualifier in the shot put her sophomore season...Earned shot put titles at the conference, county and regional levels during her junior campaign while breaking the school record in the event...Was named MVP at Howland and in her conference the final year of her prep career, garnering conference and county titles...Received a total of 10 varsity letters while also competing in volleyball as an outside hitter and basketball as a forward...Served as a team captain.
Personal: Born Kaylee Redon on December 28, 1992... Daughter of Kenneth and Katherine Redon...Majoring in international marketing.