Women's Swimming

Kayla Moran -

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Longwood, Fla.

High School:
Lyman HS

Height:
5-4

Event:
Butterfly

Birthdate:
02/15/1995

Kayla  Moran

02/18/2015

'Dores down two school records on day two of SEC Champs

Junior Martin led the `Dores setting an individual school record in the 50 free and swimming in the lead off spot in Wednesday's record setting 200 free relay team.

02/17/2015

Vanderbilt begins SECs by breaking two school records

Vanderbilt heads back to the pool tomorrow morning for more SEC action. Follow @VanderbiltSwim on twitter for live updates.

02/22/2014

Vandy finishes the 2014 SEC Championships with 15 school records

The Commodores set the 200-yard breaststroke and 400-yard freestyle relay school records on Saturday

02/21/2014

Vandy earns three finals swims on fourth day of SEC Championships

Blankenburg, Oberg and Faulkner all earn finals swims Thursday

02/20/2014

Moran sets 100 fly record on day three of SEC's

Moran finished just .7 seconds off the C final

Honors
Was named to the 2014-15 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2014-15 (Sophomore):
Helped set two Vanderbilt relay records in the 2014-15 season… At a time of 1:33.19 helped the ‘Dores set the 200 free relay record… Swam in the 400 free relay team which broke the Vanderbilt 400 free relay record (3:24.10)… Set three personal records in the 50 free (23.43), 100 free (51.68) and 100 fly (54.77)… Began her sophomore year finishing 6th in the 200-yard medley relay against UGA (1:50.09)… 4th place finish against the Bulldogs in the 200 butterfly (2:08.10)… Earned 1st in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:31.56) with Martin, Brown and Hunt… 3rd place finish in the 100 fly against Campbell, SDSU and UALR (56.25)… Placed third against Auburn and Notre Dame in the 400 free relay (3:31.52) with Hunt, Sapienza, and Faulkner… Helped VU to three first place finishes versus Marshall and Xavier in the 200 medley relay (1:46.56), 200 free relay (1:37.07) and100 fly (55.89)… Took a podium position once again versus the Herd and Xavier, placing 3rd in the 50 free (24.84)… Placed 2nd against UK in the 400 free relay (3:30.94) and 3rd in the 100 fly (56.59)… 2nd versus Arkansas in the 200 free relay… 3rd place finish against the Razorbacks in 200 medley relay (1:48.04)...

2013-14 (Freshman): Broke six school records at the 2014 SEC Championships; 50-yard freestyle (23.48), 100-yard butterfly (54.62), 200-yard freestyle relay (1:33.59), 200-yard medley relay (1:42.07), 400-yard freestyle relay (3:25.16), 400-yard medley relay (3:40.65) ... Posted three, top- three finishes against Texas A&M; captured the top stop in the 400-yard freestyle relay (3:36.13), finished second in the 100-yard butterfly (57.25), placed third in the 200-yard butterfly (2:04.86) ... Had a pair of first place finishes against Tulane, capturing the 200-yard butterfly (2:03.93) and 100-yard butterfly (56.79) ... Finished second in the 100-yard butterfly (57.02) against Liberty ... Had a tenth place finish in the 200-yard medley relay (1:42.07) in the Georgia Tech Invitational ... Posted a runner up finish in the 100-yard butterfly against Liberty/West Florida (57.24) ... Had a pair of top finishes against WKU/Cumberlands/Marshall; capturing the 100-yard butterfly (57.10) and 200-yard freestyle relay (1:37.45) ... Had the top time in the 200-yard butterfly against Arkansas Little Rock (2:07.36) ... Captured the top spot in the 100-yard butterfly against Kansas/Arkansas (56.83).

High School/Club: Swam at Lyman High School under head coach Al Forbes ... Florida State champion in the 100 fly (2012) ... High School All-American ... Team MVP all four years ... First team All-Conference all four years ... 2012-13 Seminole County women's swimmer of the year ... Swam for the Patriot Aquatics club team under Clay Parnell ... Junior National qualifier in the 100 and 200 fly ... 200 fly club record holder ... Graduated Summa Cum Laude.

Personal: Kayla Moran ... Born February 15, 1995 ... Daughter of Ed and Kathy ... Sister of Lauren ... Majoring in neuroscience at Vanderbilt ... Lists lacrosse as favorite non-swimming sport ... Favorites include Beyonce, chick flicks, shopping, going to the beach and mario kart.

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