2018: GNAC All-Academic selection ... opened the season with a sixth place finish at the New Balance XC Classic ... placed ninth at the UNLV Invite and 34th at the Western Washington Invite ... finished 74th at the NCAA West Regional and 172nd at the NCAA Championships.
2017: GNAC All-Academic Team ... competed in five races ... finished 45th (26:55) at the GNAC Championships ... placed 92nd (32:23) at West Regional Championships.
2016: Competed in four races as freshman … contributed to Green & Gold's seventh straight conference crown, covering 8K course in 42nd place in 26:44.9, Oct. 22 … helped team to runner-up team results at UW Sundodger Invite (40th, Sept. 17) and Western Washington Invite (50th, Oct. 8) … began Seawolf career at NDNU Argo Invite at Belmont, Calif., finishing in 9th place with 6.75-kilometer time of 22:15.0 in UAA's victory.
BEFORE UAA: Won four 1-2-3A Alaska state titles in track & field and two state titles in cross country for Galena High School ... winner of two 1600- and 3200-meter state titles ... garnered nine track region titles ... earned personal-best times of 2:04.14 at 800 meters, 4:24.49 at 1600 meters, and 9:41.13 at 3200 meters ... earned first cross country title as junior with 5K time of 16:35 in 2014 ... repeated as cross country state champion as a senior by breaking the 16-minute barrier in 15:59.9 ... set personal-best times of 9:50 at 3,000 meters and 15:48.7 at 5,000 meters as a senior ... valedictorian at Sidney C Huntington School ... Gatorade Player of the Year.
PERSONAL: Born Kaleb Lawrence Korta on November 14, 1997 ... son of Jonathan and Tanya Korta ... parents competed in cross country and track and field in college, father at Minnesota and mother at St. Thomas ... has two siblings ... hobbies include hunting, fishing and flying ... school had no track or track team -- trained with father on 1/4-mile stretch of tarmac.
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San Francisco Invite 32nd
Ash Creek Invite 18th
Lewis Crossover 105th
GNAC Championships 45th
West Region Championships 92nd
NDNU Argo Invite 7th
UW Sundodger Invite 40th
WWU Classic Invite 50th
GNAC Championships 42nd