Kalen Hambrick

Kalen  Hambrick

RS Junior

Leesburg, Fla.

High School:
Tavares H.S.



Knights Using Championship Performance as Momentum

UCF placed second at AAC Championship this past weekend


Blaney, Hambrick Lead Knights

Anne-Marie Blaney won the 5,000, while Kalen Hambrick place second in the weight throw


Glad Grads

Nearly 25 Knights received their diplomas this weekend


Knights Celebrate at Swords Awards

UCF held its annual end-of-the-year banquet


Throwers Kickoff UCF Invitational

Hambrick sets new PR in hammer for third-straight win

Personal Bests
Hammer Throw: 56.36m/184-11
Weight Throw: 18.61m/61-00.75

2014 (Sophomore):
• NCAA East Preliminary participant in the hammer throw, posting a top throw of 53.52m/175-07
• Finished fourth in The American Outdoor Championship with a mark of 55.04m/180-07 in the hammer
• Broke a personal record by tossing 56.36m/184-11 in the hammer at the UCF Invite
• Set PR in the weight throw at the Terrier Invitational with 18.61m/61-00.75
• Earned points in the weight throw with a mark of 18.60m/61-00.25 at the American Indoor Championships

2013 (Freshman):
• Along with teammate Precious Ogunleye, became UCF's first NCAA East Prelim qualifier in the hammer throw in seven years
• C-USA Outdoor Championships hammer throw bronze medalist
• Recorded a personal-best 54.60m/179-02 to join teammate Precious Ogunleye on the podium as the first throwing duo in UCF history to medal in the same event at the C-USA Championships
• Tossed a personal-best 17.96m/58-11.25 to score points in the weight throw at the C-USA Indoor Championships and help UCF to its fifth overall conference title

Prior to UCF:
• Holds the Tavares school record in the discus with a personal best throw of 142-2
• Emerged as 2011 Class 2A Regional champion in the discus with a throw of 130-02
• At the time she signed with UCF, she was the Central Florida leader in the discus throw and No. 8 in the area in shot put
• Also played middle blocker for the volleyball team all four years
• Completed high school six months early

• Majoring in Criminal Justice