Kayla Merkel
Kayla Merkel
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Drums, Pa.
Events: Throws

PERSONAL BESTS

Javelin- 45.18 meters

PRIOR TO VCU

  • Named all-state in the javelin
  • Holds the record at her high school for javelin
  • Four-time state finalist
  • Three-time MVP of her high school, as well as freshman MVP her first season

PERSONAL

Daughter of Patrick and Lauren

Born: March 2, 1999

Sibling: Patrick

Major: Undecided

Interesting fact: Father played football at West Chester University

High school coach: Nick Guidano