Chelsea Spencer Athlete Profile

Chelsea Spencer

Position: Sprints Height: 5-4 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2012-2016 Hometown: Sywanee, GA Last School: North Gwinnett High School


  • Born in Greenwich, Connecticut 
  • Mother is Lydia Brown 
  • Has two brothers 
  • Enjoys traveling, music and spending time with her family 
  • Majoring in pre-med (life sciences) 

Before BYU

  • Prepped at North Gwinnett High School
  • Named MVP of the NGHS sprint team multiple times
  • Ranked number one in the long jump and 4x100m at Region 
  • 4x100m team placed fifth at state championships
  • Placed 10th in the long jump at the state championships 
  • Competed for the Velocity Sun Birds, a club team, for three seasons 
  • Qualified for Nationals with the Sun Birds 
  • Also competed on the softball team 


 Personal bests: 55m - 7.28; 60m - 7.85; 100m - 12.27; 200m - 25.73; long jump - 5.84m

Career Stats


2012 | Freshman Year


  • Began BYU career with a season best time of 7.90 in the 60m at the BYU Indoor Invitational 
  • Competed in the 60m (7.90) and the 200m (26.72) at the Blue and Orange Opener 
  • Finished fifth in the 60m at the Mountain States games in 7.90 
  • Ended the season with a fourth place finish in the 55m in 7.28 at the Wildcat Indoor Meet 


  • Finished second in the 100m in 12:49 at the USC Trojan Invitational
  • Placed seventh in the 100m in 12:27 during the BYU Tri-Meet
  • Took third during the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational 100m in 13.02 
  • Competed in the Robison Invitational 100m with a time of 12:32

2013 | Sophomore Year


  • Opened 2013 with a 13th-place finish in the 60m with a time of 8.06 in the Blue and Orange Opener. Also, finished 15th in the 200m in 26.74
  • Finished 43rd in the 60m at the Cherry and Silver Invitational with a time of 8.15
  • During the Air Force Team Challenge, competed in the 60m with a time of 8.07

2014 | Junior Year


  • Took 4th in 60m in 7.97 at 2014 BYU Indoor Cougar Invitational
  • Placed 1st in long jump with mark of 17' 9.5'' (5.42m)


  • Jumped a season-best 18' 8'' (5.69m) in the long jump finishing 8th at the USC Trojan Invitational
  • Finshed 4th in 100m with time of 12.33 at 2014 BYU Cougar Invitational

2015 | Senior Year


  • Opened indoor season with 2nd-place finish in the long jump with mark of 17' 9.5'' (5.42m) at 2015 BYU Cougar Indoor. Also placed fifth in 100m in 8.01
  • Took 2nd in long jump with jump of 18' 3.75'' (5.58m) at Air Force Invitational


  • At Trojan Invitational, mark of 18' 0.5'' (5.50m) was good for 5th in long jump at Trojan Invitational
  • Jumped career-best 19' 2'' (5.84m) placing 1st in long jump at 2015 Utah State Mark Faldmo Meet
  • Finished 2nd in long jump at 2015 BYU Robison Invitational with mark of 17' 9'' (5.41m)
  • At 2015 BYU Cougar Invitational, placed 1st in long jump with jump of 17' 10.25'' (5.44m), 4th in 100m and 5th in 200m with times of 12.37 and 25.79