Chris Carter Athlete Profile

Chris Carter

Positions: Sprints, Hurdles Height: 6-2 Weight: 160 Roster Years: 2006-2007 | 2011-2012 Hometown: Roy, UT



All-America

  • 2006 USTFCCCA 400-meter Hurdles (Outdoor)
  • 2011 USTFCCCA National Champion D.M.R. (Indoor)
  • 2012 USTFCCCA First Team 400-meter Hurdles (Outdoor)
  • 2012 USTFCCCA Second Team 4x400 meters (Outdoor)

Personal

  • Born in Ogden, Utah
  • Parents are Neil and Nancy
  • Served in the Canada Toronto East Mission (2007-09) for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Dad ran in college and brother ran for Weber State
  • Eagle Scout

Before BYU

  • UHSTCA meet outstanding performance
  • Two-time district meet MVP
  • Standard Star and Deseret News Prep Athlete of the Week
  • Received four letters in cross country, three in track and six in academid

Summary


Indoor

  • 2-time MWC All-Conference (400m 2006, 4x400 relay 2006)
  • MWC Championship Team (2006, 2007)

Outdoor

  • 2-time All-American (400mH 2006, 400m 2006)
  • NCAA Championships (400mH 2006, 400m 2006)
  • NCAA Regionals (400mH 2006)
  • 2-time MWC Champion (400mH 2006, 4x400 relay 2006)
  • 2-time MWC All-Conference (400m 2006, 4x400 relay 2006)
  • MWC Championship Team (2006, 2007)


Stats

400m: 47.12
800m: 1:51.7
400mH: 49.19
4x400: 44.7


2006 | Freshman Year

Indoor:

  • First-place finish in the 60m hurdles (8.15) and 400m (47.47) at the Cougar Indoor Meet
  • Finished sixth in the 60m hurdles and fifth in the 400m at the Lobo Indoor Invitational
  • Finished fourth in the 60m hurdles (8.18) and fifth in the 200m (22.16) at the UW Indoor Invitational
  • Competed in the 60m hurdles and 400m at the New Balance Indoor Invitational
  • Ran in the 4x400m relay team who placed third at the New Balance Indoor Invitational with a time of 3:14.47
  • Won the 400m (47.06) and finished fourth in the 60m hurdles (8.18) at the Husky Indoor Classic
  • Anchored the first-place 4x400m relay team with a time of 3:11.38 at the Husky Indoor Classic
  • Finished second in the 400m (47.26), sixth in the 60m hurdles (8.36) and anchored second-place 4x400m relay team (3:10.25) at the MWC Indoor Championships

Outdoor:

  • Won first place in the 800 meters (1:53.96) at the Cougar Invite
  • Came in second in the 400 meters (47.65) and the 200 meters (22.12) at the UCLA Invite
  • Won first in the 400 hurdles (50.92) at the BYU Invite
  • Placed first in the 400 hurdles (50.40) and ran with the first place 4x400 relay team (3:09.36) at the Robison Invitational
  • Placed third in the 200 meters (21.76) at the Weber Twilight
  • Won the MWC title in the 400 hurdles with a time of 49.67 and ran with the title winning 4x400 relay team (3:06.40) at the Mountain West Conference Championship meet
  • Took second in the 400 hurdles (50.28) at the NCAA West Regional meet
  • Won third place in the 400 hurdles with a career best 49.19 at the NCAA National Championship meet
  • Won gold medals in the 400H and 4x400-meter relay at the World Junior Track and Field Championships in Beijing.

2007 | Sophomore Year

Indoor:

  • Won the 800 meters in a season-best time of 1:51.64 at the Dan DeHart Invitational
  • Ran the fastest 200 meters of the season (22.60) at the New Balance meet in New York
  • Finished fourth in the 400 meters with a season-best time of 47.10 and placed sixth in the 60-meter hurdles in a season-best time of 8.16 seconds at the MWC Indoor Championships
  • Named to the All-MWC Indoor Team

Outdoor:

  • Ran a season-best time in the 400 meters (47.09) at the Monterey, Mexico meet
  • Won the 400-meter hurdles (52.63 seconds), ran on the first place 4x400 relay team (3:14.93) and took fourth in the 110-meter hurdles at the Cougar Invitational
  • Won his heat with a season-best 51.17 seconds in the 400 hurdles at the Texas Relays
  • Won the 400 hurdles (51.54 seconds) and placed third in the 110 hurdles at the UCLA Rafer Johnson meet
  • Finished fourth in the 110 hurdles in a season-best time of 14.86 seconds and ran on the second-place 4x400 relay team that ran a season-best time of 3:10.56 at the Robison Invitational
  • Placed fifth in the 400 meters at the MWC Championships

2011 | Junior Year

Indoor:

  • Finished in fifth place in the 800m at the BYU Cougar Invite with a time of 2:01.52
  • Finished in fifth place in the 400m at the New Mexico Invitational with a time of 48.68
  • Helped the 4x400 team to a win at the New Mexico Invite
  • Ran the 400 on the distance medley relay team, winning the MWC Title (9:37.88) and the National Championship (9:29.28)

Outdoor:

  • Won the 400m hurdles at the Utah State Mark Faldmo Invite with a time of 53.56
  • Won the 400m hurdles (52.54) at the BYU Robison Invitational
  • Ran with the 4x400 relay team at the Penn Relays