Michael Kaba
Michael Kaba
Height: 6-2
Year: So.
Hometown: Jackson, N.J.
High School: Jackson Memorial
Position: Hurdles
Major: Physics

2013: NEWMAC All-Conference (110m Hurdles, 400m Hurdles, 4x100 Relay) … All-American (4x100 Relay, 4x400 Relay) … NEWMAC Rookie of the Year … (indoor): came 26th in the 400m at the Terrier Classic (1/26) with a 49.54 … at the Tufts Stampede (2/03), he came 19th in the 60m with a 7.35, third in the 200m in 23.16, fifth in the 60m hurdles with an 8.64 and first in the 4x400 relay with a time of 3:24.28, the last of which holds the MIT freshman record … (outdoor): finished in third place in the 100m Hurdles in 15.39 and first in the 400m Hurdles with a time of 54.61 at the Engineer’s Cup (4/06) … came in third place in the 100m Hurdles in 15.15 and first in the 400m Hurdles with a time of 54.58 against Bates, Colby and USM (4/13) … finished in second place in the 100m Hurdles in 14.94, first in the 400m Hurdles with a 53.63 and first as part of the 4x100 relay with a time of 42.52 at the NEWMAC Championships (4/27) … improved his time in the 400m Hurdles to 53.50 at the NEICAA Championships (5/10-11) … finished in fifth place in the 400m Hurdles with a 53.10 and was the second leg in the 4x100 relay that came in second place with a 41.66 at ECACs (5/17) … came in 11th place in the 400m Hurdles in 53.08, was part of the 4x100 relay that finished in sixth place with a time of 41.06, breaking the MIT school record that had held since 1990, and was the second leg of the 4x400 relay that finished in eighth place with a 3:15.85 at the NCAA Championships (5/23).

Off the Track: Majoring in nuclear engineering … OpenMC research in the Computational Reactor Physics Group.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Jackson Memorial High School … All-County … All-American … MVP … varsity letterwinner … National Honor Society … Science Honor Society … marching band drum major.