Girls Varsity Track · Girls Varsity Track Senior Spotlight: Kayln Joy Hurlbert


Kayln Joy Hurlbert

Throughout the season we will “Spotlight” the Seniors from the various North Royalton High School Varsity Teams.  Today, the “Spotlight” shines on Kayln Joy Hurlbert of the Girls Varsity Track & Field Team.  We recently had the opportunity to learn a little more about Kayln and her life on and off the track.

Age You Started Track & Field?
[Kayln]  14

Favorite Motivational Quote?
[Kayln]  “Though my soul may set in darkness.  It will rise in perfect light.  I have loved the stars too fondly to be fearful of the night.” – Sarah Williams

Favorite Pump Up Song?
[Kayln]  “Don’t Let This Feeling Fade” by Lindsey Stirling (ft. Rivers Cuomo & Lecrae)

Pre-Game Routine Or Superstitions?
[Kayln]  Drinking water and listening to an episode of “Adventures in Odyssey”

Best Track & Field Memory?
[Kayln]  Making lots of new friends and getting to run alongside them as we grew over the years.

Favorite Player or Team?
[Kayln]  NRHS Athletics

Favorite Food?
[Kayln]  Macaroni & Cheese

Nickname?
[Kayln]  KJ

Favorite Video Game?
[Kayln]  The Sims

Favorite School Subject?
[Kayln]  English

Other Sports?
[Kayln]  Horseback Riding & Cross Country

Clubs?
[Kayln]  Bible Quizzing

Favorite Vacation?
[Kayln]  When my extended family rented a big house in Florida for Christmas vacation and we all got to spend an entire week together.

Who Or What Has Been Your Biggest Motivation/Inspiration For The Game:
[Kayln]  All the great coaches who pushed me to be my best.

Personal Goals For This Season?
[Kayln]   Go out strong and make it the best year ever.

What are your Plans after Graduation?
[Kayln]  Get my Masters Degree in Christian Counseling and open a retreat center for people in high stress job situations — primarily pastors and their families — and at risk teens.

GOOD LUCK Kayln!!!