Kansas Jayhawks

Creed Puyear

Position Combined Events
Height 6'4"
Class Freshman
Hometown Johnson, Kan.
High School Stanton County


2020 INDOOR (Fr.)
Made his KU debut at the Bob Timmons Challenge (12/6), competing in the shot put, long jump and 60 meters … Made his heptathlon debut at the Jayhawk Classic (1/23-1/24), scoring 4,185 points … Set a new personal best in the heptathlon at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational (2/7-2/8), scoring 4,385 points to place eighth.

Was an eight-time letterwinner at Stanton County High School between basketball and track and field… Team won the 2019 2A State title in track and field, and were regional champions in 2017-2019… Holds the school records in both the long jump (7.23 meters (23-09 ft.)) and triple jump (13.74 meters (45-01 ft.)… Won the class 2A long and triple jump State Championships in 2019 and was named 1st team All-League in all four years (2016-2019)… Was also first team All-League in basketball in 2017-2019 and named 1st team All-State in 2019.

Son of Kenneth and Audrey Puyear… Has two siblings, Keifer and Kinsey… Plans to major in Sports Management.