Elyse Cuthbertson Track and Field Athlete Profile | BYU Cougar Club

Elyse Cuthbertson Track and Field Athlete Profile

Elyse Cuthbertson

Position: Throws Height: 5-9 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2015-2017 Hometown: Sherwood, OR Last School: Sherwood High School


  • Born in Portland, Oregon
  • Parents are James and Rebecca Cuthbertson
  • Has five siblings: Payge, Jayden, Bryan, Anyston, Brytlin
  • Sister, Payge, is also a javelin thrower for BYU
  • Major: Exercise and Wellness
Collegiate Personal Bests 
Mark/Time  Event  Meet
45.34m (148' 9") Hammer  2015 Trojan Invitational 
14.35m (47' 1") Weight Throw  2016 BYU Cougar Indoor
43.41m (142' 5") Javelin  2017 39th Annual Aztec Invitational

Career Stats

2015 | Freshman Year


  • Took 3rd in javelin at UNLV Randall Cunningham Track Classic
  • Finished 1st in javelin at 37th SDSU Aztec Invitational
  • Placed 4th in javelin at 2015 Mesa Classic
  • Finished 3rd in javelin at 2015 BYU Robison Invitational with a career best of 41.84m 
  • 11th place in the javelin at the 36th Sun Angel Classic 
  • Placed 2nd in the javelin at the Border Clash 2015 
  • Took 2nd in the javelin at the Weber State Twilight Meet 
  • Came in 2nd at the 2015 BYU Cougar Invitational for the javelin throw

2016 | Sophomore Year


  • Took 4th place in the weight throw at the 2016 BYU Cougar Invitational 

2017 | Junior Year


  • Placed 2nd in the javelin at the 39th Annual Aztec Invitational with a career-best mark of 43.41m (142' 5") 
  • Came in 13th in the javelin at the 90th Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays and at the 38th Annual Sen Angel Classic