Kytra Hunter

Birthdate: 10/25/1991
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Senior
Current Residence: Frederick, MD
Club: Hill's Gymnastics
Head Coach: Kelli Hill


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Career Highlights

  • 2015 NCAA team, all-around and floor exercise champion (Florida)
  • 2013-14 NCAA team champion
  • 2012 NCAA all-around & vault champion and team silver medalist
  • 2009 U.S. floor exercise bronze medalist

Personal Information

Nickname: Kyt or Kitkat
Hometown: San Antonio, TX

Name of College: University of Florida
Year you began gymnastics: 1995
Favorite Event: Floor exercise
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My parents found an article in the local paper and signed me up!
Favorite thing about gymnastics: Opportunity to compete for the U.S.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: Make the 2010 World Team
Names of parents/guardians: Kimberly & DeForrest Hunter
Names of sibling(s): DeForrest
Family members in sports: Brother plays basketball, football and runs track

Interests Outside the Gym

Favorite school subject: Math
Hobbies or favorite activities: Swimming, relaxing, hanging with my family
Favorite music: Anything but jazz & classical
Favorite book(s): Gifted Hands
Favorite TV show(s): Jersey Shore
Favorite Food: Any kind of seafood or sushi

National Competition Results

2015 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships, Fort Worth, Texas - 1st-Team, AA(T), FX; 5th-BB(T)
2014 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships, Birmingham, Ala. - 1st-Team(T); 10th-AA(T)
2013 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships, Los Angeles, Calif. - 1st-Team; 7th-AA(T)
2012 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Championships, Duluth, Ga. - 1st-AA, VT; 2nd-Team; 4th-FX(T)
2010 Visa Championships, Hartford, Conn. - 4th-AA, BB, FX
2010 CoverGirl Classic, Chicago, Ill. - 1st-FX; 3rd-VT; 6th-AA, BB
2009 Visa Championships, Dallas, Texas - 3rd-FX; 4th-AA; 8th-BB(T)
2009 CoverGirl Classic, Des Moines, Iowa - 7th-VT
2008 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Orlando, Fla. - 1st-AA, VT, FX; 5th-BB; 6th-UB
2006 Visa Championships, St. Paul, Minn. - 6th-VT (Jr. Div.)
2006 Women's Junior Olympic Level 10 National Championships, Oklahoma City, Okla. - 2nd-AA, VT; 4th-UB, FX; 5th-BB (Jr. Div.)

International Competition Results

2010 City of Jesolo Trophy, Jesolo, Italy - 1st-Team; 9th-AA
2009 Toyota International Gymnastics Competition, Toyota City, Japan - 3rd-FX; 6th-BB
2009 USA-Germany Friendly Exchange, Muelheim, Germany - 1st-Team, FX
2009 USA-France Friendly Exchange, Rouen, France - 1st-Team