Mitchell Briggs Athlete Profile

Mitchell Briggs

Height: 5-10 Weight: 150 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2010 | 2014-2015 Hometown: Mill Creek, WA Mission: Mexico City, Mexico Last School: Jackson High School

Personal

  • Born in Everett, WA
  • Parents are Alan and Annette
  • Has one brother and sister
  • Had a 3.6 GPA at Jackson HS in Mill Creek, Wash.
  • Also recruited by Gonzaga and University of Washington
  • Majoring in physical education teaching
  • Likes to juggle
  • Sports hero is former BYU runner Jared Ward

Before BYU

  • Lettered all four years of high school in cross country and track
  • Team captain for both the cross crountry and track teams
  • Won league title senior year
  • Ran mile in 4:17 for third all-time at Jackson HS and ran two mile in 9:09 for second all-time
  • Voted by HS team as "most inspirational"
  • High school coach is Eric Hruschka
  • Began running in middle school because he wanted to break the sixth grade mile record

Stats

2015: Junior
Place Event Time Distance
5 BYU Autumn Classic 20:16.9 4 miles
9 WCC Preview 24:52.2 8k
23 Washington Invitational 23:47.7 8k
82 Wisconsin Adidas Invitational 24:21.9 8k
8 WCC Championships 25:12.1 8k
31 NCAA Mountain Region Championships 31:06.4 10k
2014: Sophomore
Place Event Time Distance
10 Utah Open 19:33.9 6k
10 BYU Autumn Classic 20:35.6 4 miles
28 Notre Dame Invitational 23:50.8 5 miles
111 Wisconsin Adidas Invitational 24:44 8k


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2010: Freshman
Place Event Time Distance
17 Autumn Classic* 21:13.2 4 miles
31 UC Riverside Invitational 25:00.1 8k
71 Griak Invitational 25:37.7 8k


2010 | Freshman Year

  • Took 17th at the Autumn Classic and third of the 12 unattached BYU runners