Zachary Blackham Athlete Profile

Zachary Blackham

Positions: Jumps, Hurdles Height: 6-8 Weight: 190 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2011 | 2014-2015 Hometown: Orem, UT Mission: Los Angeles, CA Last School: Orem High School

Personal

  • Majoring in manufacturing engineering
  • Married Autumn Robertson
  • Enjoys country music, Pixar movies, Star Wars and Lord of the Rings
  • National Honors Society Vice President in high school
  • Made the honor roll all four years of high school

Before BYU

  • All-State athlete for three years of high school
  • Two-time state 4A Champion
  • Holds the school record for high jump at Orem High
  • Played club volleyball for one year
  • Also recruited by Air Force, Brown, Cornell, Weber State, Utah State, Colorado State

Stats

Personal Bests
Time Event Venue
2.20m High jump 2015 Aztec Invitational

Career stats



2011 | Redshirt Year

Outdoor
  • Took third place at the MWC Championships in the high jump, clearing 2.07m
  • Finished in second place in the high jump at both the Twilight Meet and BYU Robison Invitational with heights of 2.07m and 2.05m
  • Fifth place at the USC-Tri Meet in the high jump, clearing 1.98m

2014 | Freshman Year

Indoor

  • Took third in the high jump with a mark of 2.12m (6'11.5") at the BYU Indoor Invitational
  • Finished in second place in the high jump at the Lobo Invitational with a mark of 2.05m
  • Placed second at the Air Force Invitational in the high jump (2.12m)
  • Tied for third at the Armory Invitational in the high jump with a mark of 2.06m
  • Placed third at the Air Force Collegiate Invitational with a mark of 2.11m
  • Tied for sixth in the high jump with a mark of 2.06m at the MPSF Championships

Outdoor

  • Took first at the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner Kersee Invitational in the high jump with a mark of 2.06m

2015 | Sophomore Year

Indoor

  • Took third in the high jump at the Don Kirby Invite with a mark of 2.14m (7' 0.25")
  • Won the high jump at the Armory Invitational with a mark of 2.12m (6' 11.5")
  • Won the high jump at the Ed Jacoby Invite with a mark of 2.10m (6' 10.75")

 

Outdoor

  • Won the high jump at the Aztec Invitational with a mark of 2.20m (7' 2.5")
  • Won the high jump at the Robison Invitational with a mark of 2.11m (6' 11")
  • Won the high jump at the BYU Cougar Invitational with a mark of 2.16m (7' 1")