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James Oman Athlete Profile

James Oman

James Oman
Position: Jumps Height: 6-2 Weight: 170 Roster Years: 2004 Hometown: Orem


Born 12/15/77 in Salt Lake City, Utah ... parents are Roland and Yvonne Oman ... served in the Ecuador Guayaquil North Mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ... married to Sarah ... majoring in Spanish and minoring in coaching and Business Management.

Before BYU

All-state in the high jump ... NJCAA All-American NJCAA in the high jump.


BEST MARKS: HJ - 6-10, TJ - 44-00, LJ - 23-00.

2004 | Freshman Year

Finished fourth in the high jump (6-08.75) at the Air Force Invitational ... placed fifth in the high jump at the MWC Indoor Championships with a jump of 6-06.00 ... won the high jump at the Cal Poly Invitational with a jump of (6-07.50) ... tied for third in the high jump (6-04.75) at the BYU Wells Fargo Invitational ... named MWC Scholar Athlete and Academic All-Mountain West Conference.