Amy Otis Athlete Profile

Amy Otis

Amy Otis
Positions: Sprints, Long Jump Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 2004-2005 | 2009-2010 Hometown: Sandy, UT Last School: Alta High School



All-America

  • 2005 Heptathlon (Outdoor)
  • 2005 Long Jump (ndoor)
  • 2005 Long Jump (Outdoor)
  • 2005 Pentathlon (Indoor)
  • 2009 First Pentathlon (Indoor)
  • 2009 Seventh Long Jump (Indoor)
  • 2010 13th Pentathlon, Eighth American Finisher (Indoor)
 

Personal

  • Born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Parents are Christine Goodwin and Jeff Menlove
  • Served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Brother Kit Menlove was on the BYU Men's Cross Country team
  • Majoring in health education

Before BYU

  • Lettered four years in track at Alta High School
  • State record holder in the long jump
  • State Champion in the LJ 2001-03
  • State Champion in the 100m 2001-03
  • State Champion in the 200m and 400m in 2002
  • State Champion in the 4x100m relay
  • Placed third at 2002 Outdoor Nationals
  • Placed second in the 2003 Indoor Nationals

Summary

  • Indoor: 2009 Pentathlon National Champion; All-American (Pent., Long Jump 2005; Pent., Long Jump 2009; Pent. 2010); MWC Champion (Long Jump 2004; Pent., 60mH 2005; Pent., 60mH 2009); All-MWC (Long Jump, 60mH 2004; Pent., 60mH 2005; Pent., 60mH 2009; Pent. 2010)
  • Outdoor: All-American (Long Jump 2005); MWC Champion (Long Jump 2004; Long Jump 2005; Hept. 2009; 4x100m 2010); All-MWC (Long Jump, 4x400m 2004; Long Jump 2005; Hept. 2009; 100mH, 4x100m 2010)

Stats

Best Marks:  60m - 7.50; 60mH- 8.21; 100m - 11.77; 100mH - 13.39; 200m - 24.15;  LJ - 21-10.75; pentathlon - 4,365 points; heptathlon - 5,486 points


2004 | Freshman Year

Indoor: Captured the collegiate titles in the long jump (20-03.75) and 100-meter hurdles (13.73), both season bests and regional qualifying marks at the Robison Invitational ... finished third in the 60m hurdles (8.47) and first in the long jump (20-04.25) at the MWC Indoor Championships and was named MWC Female Freshman of the Year ... jumped 20-5.25 in the long jump to finish first in the Last Chance meet.

Outdoor: Finished third in the 100m and 100m hurdles at the Cal Poly Invitational ... captured second in the long jump (20-00) and third in the 200m at the Hornet Invitational ... took first in the 100m hurdles (13.73) and long jump (20-03.75) and third in the 100m at the Robison Invitational ... won the long jump and took second in the 200m at the BYU Wells Fargo Invitational ... captured the long jump title (19-11.0), helped 4x400m relay to second place finish and 4x100m relay to fourth place finish, and placed sixth in the 100m (12.17) at the Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships ... finished second in the long jump with a jump of 20-02.50 and fifth in the 100m hurdles with a season best time of 13.60 at the NCAA West Regionals ... placed eleventh in the long jump at the NCAA National Outdoor Championships ... named Academic All-MWC.

2005 | Sophomore Year

Indoor: Finished first in the 60m hurdles with a track record time of 28-03.5 at the BYU Indoor Meet ... placed first in the long jump at the Boise Invitational (20-06.25) ... finished seventh in the 60m (7.71) and team finished third in the 4x400 (3:50.52) at the Washington Invitational ... won the 55m hurdles (7.98), took second in the 55m (6.99), finished fourth in the high jump (5-04) and threw the shot put for 34-05.05 at the Mountain States Games ... placed first in the long jump (20-10), fourth in the 60m hurdles (8.56) and sixth in the 60m (7.64) at the Husky Classic ... finished first in the pentathlon (4172) and 60m hurdles (8.37), and fifth in the 60m (7.60) at the MWC Indoor Championships ... placed second in the pentathlon (4312) and third in the long jump (21-03.25) at the NCAA Indoor Championships to receive All-American status.

Outdoor: Won the long jump (21-00) and 100m hurdles (13.61) at the UCLA Invitational ... took second in the heptathlon at the Robison Invitational with a score of 5452 ... won the long jump (21-04.75) at the MWC Outdoor Championships ... took fourth in the long jump at NCAA Outdoor Championships with a jump of 21-00 to receive All-American status ... named Academic All-MWC.

2009 | Junior Year

2009 Indoor National Champion (pentathlon).

Indoor: Set meet records in the both the 60m hurdles (8.39) and the pentathlon (4048 points) while placing first at the BYU Indoor Meet...placed second in the 60m hurdles (8.27) and first in the long jump (6.26m) at the UNM Cherry and Silver Invitational...placed first in the 60m hurdles (8.37) and pentathlon at the MWC Indoor Championships...placed seventh at the NCAA Indoor National Championships in the long jump...won the NCAA Indoor National Championship in the pentathlon (4365 points).

Outdoor: Started the outdoor season with an 11th place finish at the Sun Angel Track Classic (14.05)...jumped 5.88m at the Mt. Sac. Relays to place 6th in the long jump...ran a 13.61 at the MWC Outdoor Championships to finish 4th in the 100m hurdles...won the MWC Outdoor Championships heptathlon with 5,325 points...placed 8th at the NCAA West Regional in the long jump with a jump of 6.19m.

2010 | Senior Year

Indoor: Began season at the BYU Indoor Invitational, finishing first in the 60m hurdles (8.61) and second in the long jump (6.02m)...competed at the Bronco Invitational, winning the 60m hurdles (8.60) and took second in the long jump (5.93m)...finished 9th in the long jump (6.00m) and 16th in the 60m hurdles (8.61) at the New Balance Invitational...won the 55m (7.14) and 55m hurdles (7.85) at Weber State...competed at the MWC Indoor Championships, placing second in the pentathlon (4053 points) and fifth in the 60m hurdles (8.72)...finished 13th at the NCAA Indoor Championships in the pentathlon with 3752 points.

Outdoor: Ran a season best 100m hurdles at the Stanford Invitational, finishing fifth in 13.93...competed at the Sun Angel Classic, finishing 16th in the 100m hurdles (14.36) and 26th (1:05.19)...ran the 100m (12.37) and 400m hurdles (1:06.22) at the Mesa Classic...competed at the MWC Outdoor Championships, finishing third in the 100m hurdles (13.94) and seventh in the long jump (5.92m)...competed at the NCAA West Preliminary in the 100m hurdles, finishing 43rd in 14.40.