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Collette Grossnickle Athlete Profile

Collette Grossnickle

Collette Grossnickle
Positions: Sprints, Hurdles Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 2002-2003 Hometown: Portland, OR Last School: Clackamas High School


  • Born 06/24/83 in Portland, Oregon
  • Parents are Douglas and Doris Grossnickle
  • Majoring in anthropology

Before BYU

  • Valedictorian of Clackamas HS
  • Awarded Brigham Young University Bicentennial Scholarship
  • Holds 100mH school record
  • Member of CHS Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Named to second team all-league in the 4x100m relay
  • All-state honorable mention
  • Three-time third team all-state
  • Placed sixth in 100mH in 1998, fifth in 1999, sixth in 2000 and seventh in 2001
  • Junior Olympic national champion four times
  • Two-time Youth Athletics national champion
  • Personal bests of 15.04 in the 100mH, 47.1 in the 300mH and 1:08 in the 400mH

2002 | Freshman Year


  • Finished sixth in the 55mH at the Snake River Open with a time of 8:57


  • Finished eighth in the 100mH at the Cougar Invitational with a time of 15.12