Kyle Shackleton
Kyle Shackleton

Player Profile

Belmont, CA

High School:

Height / Weight:
5-8 / 128


2006-07 -- Winner of the Bob Day Most Outstanding Male Cross Country Runner award and the award for Academic Excellence ... Finished 58th at the NCAA Championships as UCLA's No. 1 runner (32:04.5/10k) ... Led the Bruins with his 16th-place finish at the West Region Championships (30:37.83/10k) ... UCLA's top finisher at the Pac-10 Championships, placing 15th in a time of 23:51.73 (8k) ... Led UCLA with a 25th-place finish in the Blue Race at the Pre-NCAA Invitational (24:08.9/8k) ... UCLA's No. 1 finisher at the Bill Dellinger Invite, running 23:41.26 (11th/8k) ... Finished 22nd at the Roy Griak Invite as the Bruins' No. 1 runner (25:13.10/8k) ... UCLA's No. 2 runner at the UCLA/UCR Dual Meet (3rd, 17:53/6k) ... Earned first-team All-Academic Pac-10 honors and USTFCCCA All-Academic accolades in cross country ... In outdoor track, had a best of 30:33.16 in the 10,000m and 14:30.95 in the 5000m .... First-team All-Academic Pac-10 for track ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

2005-06 -- UCLA's No. 3 runner during the season ... 60th at the West Region Championships (31:40.2) ... 29th at the Pac-10 Championships (25:16) ... 58th at the Pre-NCAA Invite (24:43) ... 75th at the Roy Griak Invite (25:36) ... 21st at the Sudogder Invite (24:42) ... Named Second-Team All-Academic Pac-10 ... In outdoor track, ran a lifetime-best 9:32.45 in the steeple and 14:38.90 in the 5000m ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... MPSF All-Academic ... Pac-10 All-Academic First Team for track and second-team for cross country.

2004-05 -- At the 2005 USA Cross Country Championships, placed 21st (26:40.3) in the Junior Men's 8km ... Placed 51st at the Pac-10 Championships (26:11) and 67th at the West Regional (32:16) ... Finished 14th at the USF Invite (24:50.2) and 25th at the Stanford Invite (12:33) ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.

High School -- In cross country, Shackleton finished seventh at the State Championships and was a three-time All-CIF selection ... Three-time co-MVP and team captain ... Kyle finished 14th at the FootLocker Cross Country West Regionals in 2003 ... In outdoor track, at the 2004 CA State Meet, he finished sixth in the 3200m in 9:17.03 ... Ranked No. 6 in the State in the 3200m with a time of 9:05.36 ... Finished third (9:05.36) at the Central Coast Section Championships in the 3200m ... Was a two-time co-MVP and co-captain of track team.

Personal -- Born January 21, 1986 ... Business/Economics major.