Kyle Felpel
Kyle  Felpel

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Ephrata, Pa.

High School:
Cocalico

Event:
Throws



02/23/2015

17 Alabama Track & Field Athletes, 4 Relay Teams, Rank in SEC's Top 10

Remona Burchell leads the SEC in the women's 60-meter dash (7.14 seconds) while Justin Fondren shares the SEC lead in the men's high jump (7 feet, 3 inches; 2.21 meters)

02/02/2015

3 Alabama Track & Field Athletes Lead the SEC in 3 Events

21 athletes in 19 events plus three relay teams rank among the conference's top 10 overall this season.

01/24/2015

School Record by Amankwah in Men's 800; Burchell's Impressive 60 Debut Lead Alabama

Amankwah runs nation's fastest 800 while breaking 11-year-old mark, Burchell dominates in the short sprint as Crimson Tide has a breakout team performance, winning four events.

01/17/2015

Wins By Farnham-Rose, Barnes Highlight Season Opener For Crimson Tide Track & Field

06/16/2014

14 Track and Field Athletes Earn All-America Honors

The Crimson Tide's All-American contingent powered the men's team to a 15th place finish and the women to an 18th place finish at the NCAA Outdoor Championships

Accolades

  • Second Team All-America, outdoor shot put (2014)
  • Second Team All-America, indoor shot put (2014)
  • Second Team All-SEC, outdoor shot put (2014)
  • Second Team All-SEC, indoor shot put (2014)
  • SEC All-Freshman Team, outdoor shot put (2014)
  • SEC All-Freshman Team, indoor shot put (2014)

Sophomore (2015)
Indoor Season
Finished second in the Tyson Invitational shot put with a toss of 61-4 (18.69m) ... threw the shot put 61-3 (18.67m) to place second at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitationaln... placed second in the shot put invitational with a throw of 61-1 1/4 (18.61m) at the Indiana Relays ... finished second with a throw of 18.30m (60-0 f) in the Vanderbilt Invitational shot putn... placed third at the Auburn Invitational with a throw of 17.81m in the shot put.

Redshirt Freshman
2014 Outdoor Season
Set a season-best mark of 62-11 1/4 in the shot put to finish 12th and earn second team All-America honors at the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... threw a mark of 62-6 1/2 in the shot put at the NCAA East Preliminary to place 11th and qualify for the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... earned SEC All-Freshman honors after throwing a mark of 59-4 to finish 10th at the SEC Championships ... finished runner-up in the shot put at the Jace Lacoste Invitational with a throw of 60-3 ... threw a mark of 59 feet, 8 1/2 inches to finish 15th in the shot put elite invitational at the Mt. SAC Relays ... placed fourth in the shot put (58-5 3/4) and ninth in the discus (158-7) at the Alabama-Mississippi Border Clash ... won the shot put at the Crimson Tide Invitational with a mark of 59-9 ... Placed fifth in the discus with a season-best mark of 161-4 at the Yellow Jacket Invitational ... at the Alabama Relays, finished runner-up in the shot-put with a mark of 60-1 1/4 and competed in the discus (160-4).

2014 Indoor Season
Placed 15th in the shot put with a mark of 58 feet, 10.75 inches at the NCAA Indoor Championships ... finished runner-up in the shot put at the SEC Championships with a personal-best mark of 63 feet, 1.25 inches ... threw 61-1 1/4 in the shot put at the Tyson Invitational to finish runner-up ... finished seventh in the shot put at the Indiana Relays with a throw of 60-6 1/2 ... earned a sixth place finish in shot put with a mark of 59-9 3/4 at the Rod McCravy Memorial ... placed fifth in shot put at the Auburn Invitational with a mark of 55-6 1/4.

Freshman

Redshirted the season.

Prep and Personal
Won 2012 Pennsylvania state shot put title while placing second in the javelin and third in the discus ... played football and competed in track and field throughout high school career ... served as a defensive lineman and punter on the football team ... son of Douglas and Patricia Felpel ... youngest of five children ... born July 26, 1993, in Ephrata, Pa.

     
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