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 two 1-2-3A Alaska state titles in cross country and four state titles in track & field for Galena High School ... 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 ... 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.
PERSONAL: Born Kaleb Lawrence Korta on November 14, 1997 ... son of Jonathan and Tanya Korta ... 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.
MAJOR: Construction Management.
NDNU Argo Invite 7th
UW Sundodger Invite 40th
WWU Classic Invite 50th
GNAC Championships 42nd