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Mitchell Briggs Athlete Profile

Mitchell Briggs

Height: 5-10 Weight: 150 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2010 | 2014-2016 Hometown: Mill Creek, WA Mission: Mexico City, Mexico Last School: Jackson High School

Personal

  • Parents are Alan and Annette
  • Has one brother and sister
  • Likes to juggle
  • Sports hero is former BYU runner Jared Ward
  • Majoring in physical education teaching
  • Also recruited by Gonzaga and University of Washington

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"
  • Had a 3.6 GPA at Jackson High School
  • High school coach is Eric Hruschka
  • Began running in middle school because he wanted to break the sixth grade mile record

Men's Track and Field Athlete Profile

Stats

2016: Senior
Place Meet Time Distance
9 BYU Autumn Classic 20:39.8 4 miles
19 Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational 24:29.3 8k
8 Steven Reeder Memorial Invitational 28:36.9 8.8k
58 Wisconsin Nuttycombe Invitational 24:40.1 8k
14 WCC Championships 24:58.4 8k
40 Mountain Region Championships 31:56.40 10k
107 NCAA Championships 30:55.1 10k
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