Kyle Vander Plaats

Year: Senior

Height:  6-3

Hometown: Sioux Center, Iowa

High School: Western Christian High School 



Kyle is a fourth-year runner …..
2017:  ran a season and career best time of 27:06 at the Benedictine University Invitational ….. finished in 33rd place at the conference meet ….. took 43rd place at the NCCAA National Championships
2016: posted a season time of 28:27 at the Mount Mercy University NAIA Seminole Valley Stampede
2015: ran a season best time of 28:27 at the NCCAA National Championships
Career: holds Trinity’s seventh best time in the 5K with a time of 16:29
High School: ran cross country for four years ….. earned first-team all-conference honors ….. was a two-time state qualifier

Personal: accounting and finance majors ….. parents are Marty and Kris VanderPlaats ….. has two brothers (Jacob and Michael) and one sister (Lauren)  ….. ran track for four years in high school ….. is the Vice President of Administration for  Student Association …..  went on a team mission trip to Costa Rica ….. is a member of Trinity’s track team