Height: 5’ 4”
Birthdate: April 19, 1993
Birthplace: Amarillo, TX
Hometown: Spring, TX
Current Residence: Blacksburg, VA
Education: Virginia Tech University
Club: H2Okie Aquatics
Trains: The Woodlands, TX
Coach: Ron Piemonte
National Team: 2008, 2009, 2011
Kaylea is the daughter of Kevin and Terrie Arnett. She has two sisters, Shelby and Alyssa, and her dad is a retired stunt man and her mom was a competitive power tumbler and trampolinist. She also has Native American heritage (Chickasaw).
Kaylea started diving in 2001 and trained with Bob Gunter at the Woodlands Diving Academy before starting college. Her favorite movie is Talladega Nights, and her favorite TV show is South Park. Kaylea also enjoys horseback riding and movie editing.
- 2007-2008 NISCA high school national champion
- High point award winner for girls group B at the 2007 Junior Pan American Championships (was second overall for all groups)