Kayla Canon
Kayla Canon
Height: 5-7
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wentzville, Mo.
High School: Blue Springs South HS

2018-19: Named second-team All-Conference … helped team win SAA Championship … Academic Honor Roll member … earned second place finishes in the 200-yard breaststroke and 100 breaststroke at SAA Championship … also competed in 500 free and 50 breaststroke at SAA Championship … swam career bests in 200 breaststroke (2:24.38), 100 breaststroke (1:07.43) and 50 breaststroke (32.06) at SAA Championship.

2017-18: Helped team win SAA Championship … finished third in 100 breast, third in 200 breast and seventh in 200 IM … swam a PR  in 1000 free (11:45.23) at BSC v. Hendrix (Jan. 13) for a second place finish… posted career bests in 100 breast (1:08.03), 200 breast (2:25.26) and 200 IM (2:13.37) at SAA Championships. 

2016-17: Helped team win SAA Championship … awarded SAA All-Conference Second-Team … earned SAA Sportsmanship award … competed in four events at the SAA Championship … placed second in the 100 backstroke (1:00.61), second in 200 breaststroke (2:29.07), and seventh in 500 free (5:16.41).  

2015-16: Named SAA All-Conference Honorable Mention … competed in two A events and three B events at the SAA Championships as a freshman … placed ninth in the 200 IM (2:15.71), seventh in the 400 medley relay (4:04.01), fourth in the 100 breaststroke (1:08.67), eighth in the 200 medley relay (1:54,02), and third in the 200 breaststroke (2:28.44). 

Pre-BSC:  Four-year letter winner at Blue Springs South High School in Blue Springs, Mo., for coach Errich Oberlander... mainly swam the backstroke and IM... four-time All-Conference honoree... 2015 All-Metro... three-year All-State (2013, 2014, 2015) ... Team MVP her junior and senior seasons... broke the freshman 100 back record... also broke the 200 medley relay school record as a sophomore... National Honor Society member... Academic Letter (3.5 GPA or higher) all four years of high school.

Personal: Born on May 29, 1997 … daughter of Tim and Anne Canon ... has a younger brother, Cole.