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Mark Carlson Athlete Profile

Mark Carlson

Position: Hurdles Height: 6-0 Weight: 165 Class: Freshman Roster Years: 2011 Hometown: Austin, TX


  • Born in Burlington, Vermont
  • Parents are Michael and Michelle and has four siblings
  • Was the drum captain of the drum line in high school
  • A creative advertising major.

Before BYU

  • Attended McNeil High School
  • Graduated in top 10 percent of class
  • Varsity MVP for junior and senior years
  • Holds the school 300-meter hurdles record and was district champion
  • Qualified for regional competition for three years in high school.

2011 | Freshman Year


  • Finished the 400m (50.00) in sixth place at the Snake River Open
  • Helped the DMR team to a third place finish at the New Balance Invitational with a time of 9:48.98
  • Ran the 500m in a time of 1:06.03 for sixth place a the New Balance Invitational


  • Took sixth place in the 400m hurdles (54.16) at the Aztec Invitational
  • Finished 11th in the 400m hurdles (54.50) at the Stanford Invitational
  • Third place finish in the 400m hurdles at the USC Tri-Meet with a time of 52.99