Track & Field

 Keith Hayes
Keith Hayes


Wichita, Kan.

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Collegiate Bests
: 21.99 | 400M: 49.15 | 60H: 7.69 (UK Record) | 110H: 13.65 (13.30w) | 400H: 50.96

2013 First Team All-America (Outdoor - 110H)
2013 First Team All-American (Indoor - 60H)

2011 Second Team All-American (Outdoor - 110H)
2011 First Team All-American (Indoor - 60H)
2011 Second Team All-SEC (Indoor - 60H)
UK Record 60-Meter Hurdles: 7.69

UK Record 110-Meter Hurdles: 13.30w

2013 (Kentucky - Senior)
Outdoor - Wrapped up his UK career as arguably the greatest hurdler in school history ... Holds the school record in the 110-meter hurdles having run 13.30w at the USA Championships in a performance, which qualified him for the National Semifinals, one round from the Final in which berths to the IAAF World Championships were on the line ... Earned First Team All-America honors at the NCAA Championships for the first time in his career outdoors setting a then-school-record 13.32w in the process ... Recovered from a hamstring injury to reach the NCAA Southeast Regional in both the 110H and 400H ... Reached the final of the 110H and 400H at the SEC Championships before suffering a hamstring injury, which prevented him from competing in those races ... Won all four events he entered at home meet Heart of the Bluegrass Classic ... Season-best 110-hurdles time of 13.79 came in fifth-place performance at Texas Relays ... Ran 13.66 (wind-aided) in a fifth-place performance at the Texas Relays ... Won the 400-meter hurdles at the Kentuckiana Border Battle and Heart of the Bluegrass Classic... Part of UK's 4x100-meter relay-winning team at the USF Bulls Invitational and Heart of the Bluegrass Classic.

Indoor - Set the school-record 60-meter hurdles time of 7.69 at the NCAA Championships ... Was the only male UK scorer at the NCAA Championships ... Reached the NCAA Championships field as UK's lone male competitor ... Won the VT Final Qualifier Meet 60H title ... SEC 60H finalist, where he placed fourth.

2011 (Kentucky - Junior)

Outdoor - Second team All-American in the 110-meter hurdles ... Has the second fastest time in program history in the 110-meter hurdles (13.70) ... Led the Wildcats in the 110-meter hurdles at the SEC Championships, finishing in third with a time of 13.70 ... Holds the third fastest time in program history in the 400-meter hurdles (50.71) ... Finished third in the 400-meter hurdles at the SEC Championships, running a team- and season-best time of 50.96.

Indoor - First team All-American in the 60-meter hurdles ... SEC runner-up in the 60m hurdles ... Holds the second fastest time in program history in the 60m hurdles, running a 7.75 in Blacksburg, Va.

2010 (Kansas)
Outdoor - Competed in the 110-meter hurdles at the West Preliminary ... Ran the third leg in the 4x400-meter relay at the West Preliminary which qualified for the NCAA Championships, crossing the finish line with a season-best time of 3:05.93 ... Member of 4x400-meter relay team that ran at the NCAA Championships ... Finished ninth in the 400-meter hurdles prelims at the Big XII Championships ... Ran third leg of ninth-place 4x400-meter relay team at Big XII Championships ... Finished 12th in the prelims of the 110-meter hurdles at the Big XII Championships... Led the team in the 100-meter hurdles with a season-best time of 13.83 ran at the Kansas Relays ... Led the Jayhawks in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 52.97 ran at the Arkansas Twighlight ... Member of Kansas' top 4x100- and 4x400-meter relay teams.

Indoor: - Part of 4x400-meter relay team that finished fifth at the Big XII Indoor Track and Field Championships ... Won the 60-meter hurdles at the Bob Timmons Challenge with a time of 7.91 ... Finished second in the 60-meter hurdles at the Bill Easton Classic and Jayhawk Classic ... Finished third in the 60-meter dash at the Kansas vs. Missouri meet ... Ran second leg of top 4x400-meter relay team.

2009 (Kansas)
Outdoor - Set the second-best 110-meter hurdle time in school history (13.73) in the prelims of the NCAA Midwest Regional Championships, went on to finish second overall in the event...Earned a trip to the NCAA Championships, where he ran 14.01 in the semifinals of the 110-meter hurdles (June 12), just missing the cut for the finals...Placed second at the Kansas Relays in the 110-meter hurdles, with a time of 14.05...Led the team in the 400-meter hurdles with a time of 54.55 at the Kansas Relays.

Indoor - Ran an NCAA qualifying and season-best time of 7.86 in the 60-meter hurdles at the ISU NCAA Qualifier (Mar. 7)...Took first at the Arkansas Invitational (Jan. 9) and KU vs. MU Dual (Jan. 16) in the 60-meter hurdles, with times of 8.02 and 8.07, respectively...Also won the 200 meters at the KU vs. MU Dual with a time of 22.79...Finished fifth in the 60-meter hurdles, scoring four points toward the team total, at the Big 12 Championships (Feb. 28).

High School
State champion in the 110-meter hurdles as a junior...Placed third in the 300-meter hurdles at the state championships as a junior...Regional champion in both the 110-meter hurdles and 300-meter hurdles as a sophomore, junior and senior...Holds the school record in the 110-meter hurdles...Member of the 4x100-meter relay team that tied the school record.

Son of Anjular Davis and Keith Hayes ... Majoring in Psychology ...Sister, Pauletta Dickerson, ran track for the University at Buffalo.

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