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Jackson Walker Athlete Profile

Jackson Walker

Position: Multi-Events Height: 6-2 Weight: 170 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2014-2017 Hometown: Idaho Falls, ID Mission: Santiago East, Chile Last School: Idaho Falls High School

Personal

  • Parents are Eric and Karen
  • Wife is current BYU soccer player Avery Calton Walker
  • Major is biology
  • Enjoys the tv show "Arrow"

Before BYU

  • Named all-state in track
  • Took 13th place in the 2009 USA Track & Field National Junior Olympics in the decathlon and placed 15th in 2010
  • Also lettered in football and basketball
  • Ravston Inspirational Award winner for sportsmanship and leadership in football
  • First-team 5A All-District 5-6 and First-team All-Area defensive back for football

Stats

Personal Bests
Time Event Venue
7.18 60 meters 2017 Air Force Invitational
11.17 100 meters 2017 BYU Robison Invitational
49.32 400 meters 2017 BYU Cougar Invitational
2:45.47 1000 meters 2017 MPSF Championships
4:32.28 1500 meters 2017 BYU Cougar Invitational
8.30 60 meter hurdles 2017 Boise State Challenge
14.96 110 meter hurdles 2017 Robison Invitational
1.95m HIgh jump 2015 BYU Cougar Invitational
4.90m Pole vault 2017 Robison Invitational
6.85m Long jump 2017 MPSF Championships
12.33m Shot put 2017 BYU Cougar Invitational
40.24m Discus 2017 Robison Invitational
57.10m Javelin 2016 BYU Robison Invitational
5397 Heptathlon 2016 MPSF Championships
7483 Decathlon 2017 BYU Robison Invitational

Career Stats



2014 | Freshman Year

Indoor

  • Took seventh in the heptathlon at the Air Force Invitational

Outdoor

  • Took third at the California Multi Meet with 6404 points in the decathlon

2015 | Sophomore Year

Indoor

  • Scored 5,237 points in the heptathlon at the BYU Cougar Indoor, good for seventh-most points in school history
  • Took eighth at the MPSF Indoor Championships in heptathlon with 5,044 points

Outdoor

  • Second place in the decathlon at the Robison Invitational with a personal-best score of 7,192

2016 | Junior Year

Indoor

  • Finished seventh overall at the Air Force Invitational in the heptathlon with 4311 points
  • Qualified for and competed at the MPSF Indoor Track and Field Championships in the hepthalon with a total of 5397 points for sixth place overall and sixth place all-time at BYU

Outdoor

  • As a decathlete, placed 19th overall at the NCAA Track and Field Championships with a total of 7004 points

2017 | Senior Year

Indoor

  • Took sixth place overall at the MPSF Indoor Championships with a score 5361

Outdoor

  • Set a personal best in the decathlon at the BYU Cougar Invitational with 7483 points