Mark Carlson Athlete Profile

Mark Carlson

Positions: Sprints, Hurdles, 400 Hurdles Height: 6-0 Weight: 170 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2013-2016 Hometown: Austin, TX Mission: Buenos Aires, Argentina Last School: McNeil High School

Personal

  • Born in Burlington, VT
  • Parents are Michael and Michelle
  • Majoring in Creative Advertising
  • Enjoys 80's pop and playing the drums

Before BYU

  • High school record holder in the 300 meter hurdles (37.2)
  • Regional qualifier in the 400 meter hurdles in 2011

Stats

Personal Bests
Time Event Venue
22.00 200 meters 2015 Aztec Invitational
48.51 400 meters 2015 MPSF Indoor Championships
50.77 400 meter hurdles 2015 NCAA West Preliminaries

Career 

  • 2015 CoSIDA Academic All-District 


2014 | Sophomore Year

Indoor

  • Competed unattached and finished in second in the 500m at the BYU Indoor Invitational with a time of 1:05.90

Outdoor

  • Placed seventh in the 400m hurdles at the Trojan Invitational in 52.90
  • Took third in the 400m hurdles in 52.46 and 23rd in the 400m with a time of 49.05 at the Stanford Invitational 
  • Finished first at the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner Kersee Invitational in the 400m hurdles witha time of 52.37

2015 | Junior Year

Outdoor

  • Second place in the 400 meter hurdles at the Trojan Invitational with a time of 52.04
  • Won the 400 meter hurdles at the Mesa Classic with a time of 52.70
  • Won the 400 meter hurdles at the Robison Invitational with a new personal record of 50.79
  • Second place in the 400 meter hurdles at the BYU Cougar Invitational with a time of 51.34
  • Qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 400H by running a 50.77 at the NCAA West Preliminaries
  • Finished 21st overall in the 400H at the NCAA Championships