Scott Matheson Athlete Profile

Scott Matheson

Scott Matheson
Positions: Triple Jump, Long Jump Height: 6-2 Weight: 165 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2013-2015 Hometown: Lindon, UT Mission: Los Angeles, CA Last School: Pleasant Grove High School

Personal

  • Parents are Richard and Linda Matheson
  • Favorite movie is Cool Runnings
  • Track and Field heroes include Walter Dix and Tyson Gay
  • Loves to play basketball and help with youth sports programs
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Pre-management major

Before BYU

  • Holds his high school's long jump and triple jump records
  • Placed first in the long jump at the 2010 State Championships
  • Placed second in the high jump at the 2010 State Championships

Stats

Personal Bests
Mark Event Venue
7.13m Long jump 2013 UVU Collegiate Invite
14.35m Triple jump 2013 Trojan Invitational

Career Stats



2013 | Freshman Year

Outdoor

  • Took first in the triple jump (14.15m) and fourth in the long jump (7.13m) at the UVU Collegiate Invite
  • Took first at the BYU Robison Invitational in the triple jump with a mark of 13.61m
  • Took third in both the long jump (7.09m) and the triple jump (14.04m) at the Sacramento State Mondo Mid-Major Challenge

2014 | Sophomore Year

Indoor

  • Took second in the long jump (6.68m) at the BYU Indoor Invitational
  • Placed second in the triple jump at the BYU Indoor Invitational with a mark of 14.31m
  • Finished in 10th place in the long jump (6.71m) at the Lobo Invitational
  • Took seventh in the triple jump at the Air Force Invitational (14.08m)
  • Took 10th at the MPSF Championships with a mark of 6.83m and 11th in the triple jump (13.91m)

Outdoor

  • Took fifth place in the long jump the Trojan Invitational with a mark of 7.05m
  • Placed ninth in the long jump with a mark of 6.45m at the Aztec Invitational