Mavericks distance crews ready for Western Athletic Conference
PRIOR TO UT ARLINGTON
Is a three-time Canadian Youth National 2000m steeplechase champion (2010, 2011, 2012).
Owns the Canadian Youth Championships meet record in the 2000m steeplechase set in 2011.
Placed fourth in the 1500 meters at the 2011 Canadian Youth Championships.
Placed 10th in the 2000m steeplechase at the 2010 Singapore Youth Olympics.
Finished 13th in the steeplechase at the France Youth World Championships.
Was a double gold medalist in the provincial championships in 2012, winning the 2000 meter steeplechase and the 1500 meters.
Also won provincial double gold in 2010 (2000m steeplechase and 3000m).
Was a provincial triple golf medalist in 2009, winning the 1500m, 3000m and 1500m steeplechase.
Took the bronze medal in the steeplechase at the 2009 Canadian Youth Championships.
Has personal-best times of 6:44.34 in the 2000m steeplechase, 4:33.77 in the 1500 meters and 9:55.40 in the 3000 meters.
Full name is Katelyn Taylor Lindsay Hayward.
Is the daughter of Heather and Russ Hayward.
Is undecided on intended major.
Graduated with honors from Mount Douglas Secondary School.
Mother played basketball and volleyball at the University of Manitoba.
Was a national-level competitive swimmer before switching focus to track.