University of Iowa Athletics
Sprints

Kyara Avant

Class Fr.
Hometown Indianapolis, Ind.
High School Ben Davis

2018 — Indoor – led team in 60 meters (7.44)… placed seventh in 60 meters at Big Ten Champonships (7.51), running a collegiate-best 7.44 in prelims… that time ranks fourth all-time at Iowa… ran collegiate-best 200 meters at Big Ten Championships (24.23)… ran 60 meters at Husker Invite (7.48) and Hawkeye Invite (7.51)… placed second in 200 meters at Wieczorek Invite (24.50)… Outdoor – ran third leg on school record-setting 800 meter relay at Florida Relays (1:35.11)… ran second leg on team-leading 400-meter relay at Florida Relays (44.44), which ranks fourth all-time at Iowa… ran second leg on 400-meter relay that placed third at Big Ten Championships in 44.52, which ranks sixth all-time at Iowa… ran second leg on team-leading sprint medley relay (4:00.57) at Florida Relays… ran 100 and 200 meters at Musco Twilight (11.88, 24.02), Drake Relays (11.68, 24.02), and Big Ten Championships (11.85, 24.40)… letterwinner.

Avant’s Collegiate Bests
Event Mark Meet Date
60 Meters (I) 7.44 at B1G Championships 2/23/18
100 Meters (O) 11.48 Musco Twilight 4/12/18
200 Meters (I) 24.23 at B1G Championships 2/23/18