Rylee Anderson

Position High Jump
Height 6'1''
Class Freshman
Hometown Longmont, Colo.
High School Silver Creek HS

CAREER RESULTS

Career Highlights
2019 Indoor Second Team All-America (High Jump)

 

2019 OUTDOOR (Fr.)
Finished seventh in the high jump (section A) at the Texas Relays (3/27-3/30) to become the No. 9 performer in KU history with a mark of 1.77 meters (5-9.75 ft.) … Won the high jump at the 92nd Kansas Relays (4/17-20) with a clearance of 1.75 meters (5-8.75 ft.) … Won the high jump with a clearance of 1.82 meters (5-11.5 ft.) at the National Relay Championships (4/26-4/27) to tie the No. 9 performance and become the No. 5 performer in KU history.

2019 INDOOR (Fr.)
Made her collegiate debut at the Bob Timmons Challenge (11/30), where she won the high jump with a clearance of 1.78 meters (5-10 ft.) … Tied a personal best mark of 1.78 meters (5-10 ft.) which moved her into tied for fourth on the all-time Kansas high jump performers list … Set a new personal-best mark of 1.79 meters (5-10.5 ft.) in the high jump at the Jayhawk Classic (1/25-1/26) which ties the No. 9 performance and makes her the No. 4 performer in KU history … Won the high jump at the Texas Tech Open (2/1-2/2) with a mark of 1.74 meters (5-8.5 ft.) … Set a new personal-best mark of 1.80 meters (5-10.75 ft.) in the high jump at the Tyson Invitational (2/8-2/9), posting the No. 9 performance and becoming the No. 4 performer in KU history … Finished second in the high jump at the Big 12 Indoor Championship (2/22-2/23) with a personal-best mark of 1.82 meters (5-11.5 ft.), tying her for the No. 5 performance and tying her as the No. 4 performer in KU history … Earned Second Team All-America honors by finishing 13th in the high jump at the NCAA Indoor Championships (3/8-9) with a clearance of 1.76 meters (5-9.25 ft.).

HIGH SCHOOL
Four-year letterwinner in track & field at Silver Creek High School for head coach Jacy Riel … Four-time All-Conference, All-Region and All-State selection … Won the Colorado 4A State Championship in the high jump all four years of high school … Also earned three letters in volleyball and was a three-time First Team All-Conference selection, a two-time First Team All-Region honoree and two-time Second Team All-State selection … Was also named Northern Conference Player of the Year once.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Amy Anderson and the late Doug Anderson … Mother, Amy, competed in track & field at the University of Colorado … Plans to major in exercise science.