Competed in four of the six meets for the Tigers ... His best finish was at the LSU Invitational (4 mile), placing 35th in the event, running a time of 22:39.50 ... Ran an 8k time of 27:04.6 at the Arturo Barrios Invitational to finish 148th ... Placed 94th at the SEC Cross Country Championship, running an 8k time of 25:37.2 ... Finished his junior season at the NCAA South Central Regional placing 107th with a time of 34:57.7.
Did not compete for the Tigers during the 2016 season.
PRIOR TO LSU
A decorated runner from Haynes Academy in Louisiana competing in both cross country and track and field in the Class of 2015 … A member of the LHSAA 2A All-State Cross Country Team and district champion for cross country in his junior campaign … Set a personal-best time in the mile run at the LHSAA Indoor State Championships with a time of 4 minutes, 54.83 seconds to finish in seventh-place individually … Recorded a personal-best three-mile time of 16:26.0 at the New Orleans Metro Championship and earned 24th place in his junior year … Placed sixth in the LHSAA Class 2A Cross Country Championship in 2014 with a time of 17:34.5.
Full name is Kyle James Montgomery … Born on February 1, 1997 … Parents are Rick and Penny Montgomery … Has an older brother named Lee … Competed for Haynes Academy in football and soccer on top of cross country and track and field … Graduated a member of the honor roll in high school … Plans to major in accounting at LSU.