Abbi Barker Athlete Profile

Abbi Barker

Abbi Barker
Position: Hurdles Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 2008 Hometown: West Valley City, UT Last School: Skyline High School

Personal

  • Born in Sandy, Utah
  • Parents are Lynn and Beverly Barker
  • Enjoys Tae Kwon Do, reading and Frisbee
  • Majoring in mechanical engineering

Before BYU

  • Lettered in track three years at Skyline High School
  • Women's team captain senior year
  • Fourth in region sophomore year in the 300m hurdles
  • Third in region senior year in 400m dash
  • State championship competitor in 300m hurdles and 400m dash

Stats

BEST MARKS: 60mH - 10.25, 200m - 27.01, 400m - 1:00.08


2008 | Freshman Year

Indoor: 

  • Began her BYU indoor track career in the 300m (43.69) at the BYU Cougar Indoor Meet
  • Competed in the 400m (1:03.12) and 60m hurdles (10.25) at the Lumberjack Invitational
  • Ran the 200m (27.01) and 400m (1:00.08) at the Mountain States Games

Outdoor: 

  • Posted a season-best time in the 400m (1:01.81) at the Willie Williams Classic