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Chris Reno Athlete Profile

Chris Reno

Position: Throws Height: 5-10 Weight: 180 Roster Years: 2006 | 2010-2012 Hometown: Billings, MT


  • Born in Idaho Falls, Idaho
  • Parents are Dennis and Glea Reno
  • Enjoys hunting, fishing and just being outdoors
  • Majoring in construction management

Before BYU

  • Named Most Valuable Player
  • Named Thrower of the Year for three years
  • All-American
  • Number one throw in the nation as a senior; holds the school record in that throw.


Outdoor -

  • NCAA Nationals (Javelin 2010)
  • NCAA Regionals (Javelin 2006, Javelin 2010)
  • MWC Champion (Javelin 2006, 2010)
  • MWC All-Conference (Javelin 2006, Javelin 2010)
  • MWC Championship Team (2006, 2010)
  • Academic All-MWC (2010)


JT - 240-08

2006 | Freshman Year


  • Placed third in the javelin (208-09.0) at the Williams classic
  • Won first place in the javelin (218-07) at the ASU Invitational
  • Placed first in the javelin (221-09.25) at the Cougar Invitational
  • Won the Conference title in the javelin with a throw of 222-03.00 at the Mountain West Conference Championship meet
  • Placed fourth in the javelin (218-09.5) at the NCAA West Regional meet

2010 | Sophomore Year



  • Competed in the NCAA Championships in the javelin throw (63.88m)
  • Won the javelin at the MWC Championships with a throw of 73.35m
  • Finished fifth at the Mt. Sac Relays in javelin (68.49m)
  • Took second at the Stanford Invitational in javelin (69.92m)