- Kyle Pratt
- Gainesville, Fla. (Buchholz)
55m: 6.95, 2007 Florida Intercollegiate, Gainesville, Fla.
Long Jump: 5.91m/19-4.75, 2007 Florida Intercollegiate, Gainesville, Fla.
Shot Put: 12.52m/41-1, 2007 Florida Intercollegiate, Gainesville, Fla.
2007 AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN: Bests of 5.91m/19-4.75 (long jump) and 12.52m/41-1 (shot put) … Competed in two meets (both indoor) … SEC Academic Honor Roll … Took 12th in shot put (12.52m/41-1) and 13th in long jump at Florida Intercollegiate (5.91m/19-4.75).
2006 AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete for Florida.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Bests of 10.9 in 100m, 50.00 in 400m, 21-0 in long jump and 41-0 in shot put … Multi-sport athlete in high school … Also played football and participated in weightlifting … Football team won two district championships and track and field team claimed three … 2005 graduate of Buchholz High School.
BEYOND THE STATS: Born Kyle Davis Pratt on Dec. 27, 1984 … Son of Ralph and Sandra Pratt … One of four children … Mother, father and sister all attended Florida … Father participated in football in 1976-79 and track and field (1976-80) at Florida … Uncle, Jimbo, also played football for Gators in 1982 … Lists hobbies as hunting, fishing, snow boarding, surfing, boxing, ju jitsu and scuba diving … Chose Florida because “I always dreamed about competing for Florida” … Was raised on a horse farm.
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