Ma'Kyia Gayden
Ma'Kyia Gayden
Height: 5-2
Year: Junior
Hometown: Concord, N.C..
High School: Northwest Cabarrus
Position: Sprints

2016-17: Ma’Kyia had a solid freshman season…She placed seventh in the women’s 60m dash at the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Indoor Track & Field Championships…She also ran a 7.91 at the Camel City Invitational…In the outdoor season, she ran a 12.54 in the 100m dash at the Adidas Winthrop Invitational.

Personal: Ma’Kyia joined the Rams in the fall of 2016…She is a 2016 graduate of Northwest Cabarrus High School where she earned several honors, including being named the sprinter of the year for her team and she also earned all-conference honors…She also was a member of teams that won state, region, and conference championships…She is a Sports Management major and she is the daughter of Ivey and Allen Gayden.