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Jenessa Carlson Athlete Profile

Jenessa Carlson

Jenessa Carlson
Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 2011 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT Last School: Brighton High School


  • Parents are Steve and Debra Carlson
  • The youngest member of a large family
  • Nickname is "Flying J"
  • Loves rock climbing and traveling

Before BYU

  • Competed in the 400-meter hurdles for a USATF team, placing first at the state championships and a five-state regional meet
  • Placed 11th at Nationals in the 400-meter hurdles