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Jackson Walker Athlete Profile

Jackson Walker

Position: Multi-Events Height: 6-2 Weight: 170 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2014-2017 Hometown: Idaho Falls, ID Mission: Santiago East, Chile Last School: Idaho Falls High School


  • Parents are Eric and Karen
  • Major is biology
  • Enjoys the tv show "Arrow"

Before BYU

  • Named all-state in track
  • Took 13th place in the 2009 USA Track & Field National Junior Olypmics in the decathlon and placed 15th in 2010
  • Also lettered in football and basketball
  • Ravston Inspirational Award winner for sportsmanship and leadership in football
  • First-team 5A All-District 5-6 and First-team All-Area defensive back for football


Personal Bests
Time Event Venue
7.28 60 meters 2014 Air Force Collegiate Invitational
11.16 100 meters 2014 California Multi Meet
49.44 400 meters 2015 BYU Cougar Invitational
4:33.04 1500 meters 2015 Robison Invitational
8.62 60 meter hurdles 2015 BYU Cougar Indoor
14.98 110 meter hurdles 2015 Robison Invitational
1.95m HIgh jump 2015 BYU Cougar Invitational
4.70m Pole vault 2015 BYU Cougar Indoor
6.53m Long jump 2015 BYU Cougar Indoor
11.74m Shot put 2015 Robison Invitational
43.36m Discus 2014 California Multi Meet
51.47m Javelin 2014 California Multi Meet
5237 Heptathlon 2015 BYU Cougar Indoor
7192 Decathlon 2015 Robison Invitational

Career Stats

2014 | Freshman Year


  • Took seventh in the heptathlon at the Air Force Invitational


  • Took third at the California Multi Meet with 6404 points in the decathlon

2015 | Sophomore Year


  • Scored 5,237 points in the heptathlon at the BYU Cougar Indoor, good for seventh-most points in school history
  • Took eighth at the MPSF Indoor Championships in heptathlon with 5,044 points


  • Second place in the decathlon at the Robison Invitational with a personal-best score of 7,192