Catching Up With...Kwane Hayle

Name: Kwane Hayle
: Track & Field/ Football
Class: 2016

Why did you choose your major?
I have wanted to be in the medical field for a while.

What is your favorite athletic memory as a Crusader?
So far my favorite memory is when broke I record in the 60m dash. I’m looking forward to having a lot more memories like that one.

What is your go-to song to get pumped up for competition?
I have a lot of go to songs to get pumped but if I had to choose one it would be the one by Kanye West and Barry Sanders by Wale.

The best part of being a two-sport athlete is…
Building relationships with my teammates.

Setting the school record in the 60m in your first collegiate race felt…

It felt good but then again in a way it didn’t because I felt like I didn’t do my best; I still need to get into shape for track.

What are your goals for the upcoming track and football seasons, both individually and as a team?
My goals in the upcoming track season are to become an All-American and to drop my time in the 60, 100 and the 200 meters. In football I am looking forward to starting at cornerback for the Crusaders and stay starting.

As a team in track and field I am looking forward to us beating Moravian and winning the conference championships. For football I am looking forward to winning a championship and getting a ring.

What is your nickname on your team?
I don’t really have a nickname but for some reason some of the football players call me Kiwi.

The most embarrassing thing that’s happened to me on the playing field or track is…
Is not doing what I am capable of.

What advice do you have for a prospective SU student-athlete?

Give it your all never give up listen to your coaches; they are there to help you get better. Make sure you keep your body nice and rested so you can perform your best.

My favorite midnight snack is…
My favorite midnight snack is ramen noodles, pizza or wings

If you could meet anyone, alive or dead, who would it be and why?

I would like to meet Usain Bolt or Kobe Bryant; they are my favorite athletes.

If you could travel anywhere in the world, where would it be and why?
I would like to go to England, Australia or the Virgin Islands.


Food: Jamaican food
TV Show:
 Jamie Foxx Show and the fresh prince of Bel-Air
 Shottas, Cool Runnings and The Wood
Wale or Kanye West
Professional Team:
  Usain Bolt, Kobe Bryant, Patrick Peterson, and Kevin Durant
Vacation Spot: