David Pendergrass Athlete Profile

David Pendergrass

David Pendergrass
Position: Jumps Height: 6-1 Weight: 155 Roster Years: 2002 | 2005-2007 Hometown: Spokane



All-America

  • 2006 USTFCCCA High Jump (Outdoor)
  • 2007 USTFCCCA High Jump (Outdoor)

Personal

Born in Spokane, Wash. ... parents are Mark and Lisa Pendergrass ... served in the Seoul Korea Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Before BYU

Placed fifth in the triple jump in 2000 ... placed fifth in high jump in 2001 ... first place and state champion in the triple jump in 2001 ... only person in Greater Spokane League history to win a district first in jumps.

Stats

BEST MARKS: HJ - 7-03, TJ - 48-10, LJ- 22-01


2002 | Freshman Year

Won the MWC outdoor high jump title with a jump of 7-00.25 and took sixth in the triple jump with a jump of 47-06.25 at the MWC Outdoor Championships.

2005 | Sophomore Year

Captured third in the high jump at the Mountain States Games with a jump of 6-08 ... won the high jump (7-00.25) and took sixth in the triple jump (47-02.25) at the MWC Indoor Championships ... won the high jump (7-0.75) and took fourth in the triple jump (46-10.25) at the BYU Outdoor Invitational ... finished third in the triple jump at the Robison Invitational with a jump of 47-08.75 ... won the high jump (6-10.75) and took fifth in the triple jump (47-09.75) at the MWC Outdoor Championships ... jumped 6-11 in the high jump at NCAA Regionals ... named Academic All-MWC.

2006 | Junior Year

Won the high jump at the Cougar Indoor Meet clearing a height of 7 feet ... finished fourth in the high jump at the Lobo Indoor Invitational clearing 6 feet 11.5 inches ... won the high jump at the UW Indoor Invitational clearing 7 feet 3/4 inches... placed second in the high jump (7 feet 2.75 inches) at the New Balance Indoor Invitational ... placed third in the high jump at the Husky Indoor Classic ... won the high jump (7 feet) and the triple jump (48 feet 8.25 inches) MWC Indoor Championship to receive the men's high point award ... tied for 12th in the high jump at NCAA Indoor Championships clearing a height of 7 feet ... competed in the long jump (21-07.50) at the ASU Invitational ... placed first in the high jump with a season best 7-03.0 at the Cougar Invite ... won first in the high jump (7-00.75) at the BYU Invite ... placed second in the triple jump (47-10.00) at the Robison Invitational ... took the high jump title (7-0.75) and placed second in the triple jump (49-10.0) at the Mountain West Conference Championship meet ... won second place in the high jump (6-11.0) at the NCAA West Regional ... competed in the high jump (7-02.5) at the NCAA National Championship meet ... named All-Academic Athlete by the USTF Coaches Associations and Scholar Athlete by the Student Athlete Academic Center.

2007 | Senior Year

Placed third in the high jump Championships at the New Balance meet in New York ... cleared a season-best 7 feet 1.75 inches at the TCR Invitational at UNM ... won the high jump for the third straight time, tying the MWC Indoor Championship meet record at 7 feet 1 inch, at the MWC Indoor Championships ... named to the All-MWC Indoor Team ... placed 10th in the high jump at the NCAA Indoor National Championships ... named All-American in the high jump ... won the high jump at 7 feet 2.5 inches, a season-best, at the Cougar Invitational ... took second in the high jump at the Texas Relays ... won the high jump (7 feet 0.5 inches) at the UCLA Rafer Johnson meet ... won the high jump (7 feet 0.5 inches) and took third in the triple jump with a season-best jump of 47 feet 10.50 inches at the Robison Invitational ... won the high jump (7 feet 2.5 inches) and took fifth in the triple jump at the MWC Championship meet ... named to the All-MWC Team ... took third in the high jump at the West Region meet ... finished ninth in the high jump at the NCAA Championship meet ... named All-American in the high jump.