Kyle Hester
Kyle Hester


Hoover, Ala.

High School:



Alabama Student-Athletes Slated To Receive Degrees Saturday

A total of 15 graduates will suit up for Alabama in the BCS National Football Championship Game on Jan. 7 in Miami, including 11 who earned degrees this semester


87 Alabama Student-Athletes Earn Place on SEC Spring Honor Roll

Nine different UA programs, including two NCAA Championship teams and one national runner-up squad, were represented on the annual honor roll


Track & Field Finishes SEC Championships With Points in Eight More Events

Crimson Tide gets points in the jumps, 1,500 meters, hurdles and relays on Sunday in Baton Rouge.


Track & Field Gets Two Personal Bests in the 5,000 Meters

Duckworth and Torkse turn in best times of their careers


Track & Field Wraps Up War Eagle Invitational

Women's 4x400-meter relay posts best time of the season to close out the meet

Career Bests
• 60 meters - 7.36
• 200 meters - 21.96
• 400 meters - 49.84

Junior (2011-12)
Outdoor Season
Ran a leg on both the 4x400 and 4x100-meter relays that finished seventh and eighth, respectively, at the SEC Championships ... ran a career-best 21.96 in the 200 meters at the Auburn War Eagle Invitational ... timed a 49.48 in the 400 meters at the Spec Towns Invitational ... set a personal best in the 200 meters with a time of 22.47 at the Ole Miss Invitational ... member of the 4x100-meter relay team and 4x400-meter relay team that both finished first at Alabama Relays ... ran a 22.67 in the 200 meters at the Bull Invitational to finish in 19th.

Indoor Season
Set a career best in the 200 meters at High Tide Qualifier with a time of 22.62 ... competed in the 200 meters with a 23.08 at the SEC Championships ... ran a 51.61 in the 400 meters at the Texas A&M Invitational ... recorded personal best in the 60 meters with a 7.36 and 23.48, respectively, at the Crimson Tide Indoor Opener.

Sophomore (2010-11)
Finished with a personal best at the Mississippi Open with a time of 50.78.

Did not compete during the indoor season.

Freshman (2009-10)
Did not compete during the indoor season ... ran a 51.19 time in the 400ms at the Alabama Relays.

Prep and Personal
Coached by Devon Hind ... helped lead team a second place finish at the 6A State Indoor and Outdoor Championships from 2006-08 ... member of the Hoover Ambassadors and Senior Class Officers ... Parents: David and Jennifer Hester ... Siblings: Kris and Josh ... Birthday: August 25, 1989.