Kayla Natale
Kayla Natale


Scottsdale, Ariz.

High School:
Desert Mountain

Pole Vault

All-Time Rank at Alabama:
• Outdoor Pole Vault - 7th

Career Bests:
• Pole Vault - 12-00.00

JUNIOR (2007-08): Did not compete in any events.

SOPHOMORE (2006-07): Cleared the top height for the Tide during the outdoor season with a mark of 11-09.75 at the Alabama Relays to earn top honors at the meet...tallied the third best mark with a height of 11-05.75 at the Mt. Sac indoor mark came at the SEC Championships where she cleared a height of 11-00.75...cleared 10-11.75 at the Clemson Indoor Invitational.

FRESHMAN (2005-06): Set Alabama's indoor pole vault record with a clearance of 10-11.75 at the Clemson Invitational...Had a personal best clearance of 12-00.00 at the USF Quad Meet during the outdoor season to put her seventh on Alabama's all-time list...Finished 12th in the 100m dash at the USF Quad Meet and 13th in the 100m at the UTEP Invitational during the outdoor season...Finished 5th in the pole vault at the Alabama Relays with an 11-5.75 mark...Placed third in the pole vault at the Auburn Invitational

PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time varsity letter winner...Team MVP...Named Most Outstanding Jumper...Won regional and city championship in her junior and senior seasons...Represented Arizona at the Great Southwest track meet in her junior and senior seasons ...Western Regional Champion at the Junior Olympics...Set school record in hurdles, 100m dash and pole vault...Competed for Sky Athletics in Paradise Valley...Birthday: March 26, 1987...Parents: Michael and Deanna Natale...Siblings: Carter and Morgan...Majoring in Restaurant and Hotel Management...Mother, Deanna, played basketball and ran track and was inducted into the Marshall University Hall of Fame...Father, Michael, played for the Pittsburgh Steelers and Dallas Cowboys