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

2017-18: Helped team win Southern Athletic Association Championship … Finished 3rd in 100-yard Breast, 3rd in 200-yard Breast and 7th in 200-yard IM … Swam PR  in 1000-yard Free (11:45.23) at BSC v. Hendrix (Jan 13) for a 2nd place finish… Swam PRs in 100-yard Breast (1:08.03), 200-yard Breast (2:25.26) and 200-yard IM (2:13.37) at Southern Athletic Association Championships.

2016-17: Helped team win Southern Athletic Association Championship … awarded second-team all-conference … earned SAA Sportsmanship award … competed in four events at the SAA Championship … placed second in the 100-yard backstroke (1:00.61), second in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:29.07), and seventh in the 500-yard freestyle (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-yard IM (2:15.71), seventh in the 400-yard medley relay (4:04.01), fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:08.67), eighth in the 200-yard medley relay (1:54,02), and third in the 200-yard 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.