ARKANSAS TRACK & FIELD HALL OF FAME
Billy Kyser (2006)
Camden HS, University of Arkansas Fayetteville
Camden all-sports competitor in 1954, 1955, 1956.
Ran 100 & 200 yard dashes, anchored 440, 880, & mile relays, also broad jumped.
As a senior in 1956 set Divisional HS State record in 220 yd dash (22.4 sec.)
At UAF, he lettered in Track in 1957, 1958 and 1959, Ran 100 & 220 yard dashes, on 440, 880, and sprint medley relays.
In 1958 he ran 220 leg on team that won 1st in Sprint Medley Relay at Texas Relays in 1:50.5.
His career best 100-yard dash time was 9.6 competing against Olympic gold medalist Bobby Morrow at 1958 Texas Relays.
At UAF, Kyser also lettered in football 1957, 1958, and 1959.
He continued to run in 5K and 10K races in the state during the 70’s and 80’s.
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