Elizabeth Wilson Athlete Profile

Elizabeth Wilson

Positions: Multi-Events, Jumps Height: 5-10 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2010-2014 Hometown: Plymouth, MN Last School: Armstrong High School

Personal

  • Born in Plymouth, Minnesota
  • Parents are Brad and Mari-Lynn Wilson
  • Majoring in health education
  • Youngest of six children

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Armstrong High School
  • Varsity track and field member for six years, and was a captain for two years
  • 4-time All Conference member and 3-time All State athlete for track and field
  • Also played varsity soccer and varsity basketball
  • Was a three-sport captain during her senior year of high school
  • Recipient of the "Athena Award", which recognizes the best female student athlete at each school in Minnesota
  • Member of the National Honor Society

Summary

  • MPSF All-Academic Scholar-Athlete (2012)

Stats

 PERSONAL BESTS: 60m hurdles- 9.29; 100m hurdles- 15.58; 200m- 26.13; 800m- 2:22.73; High Jump- 1.70m; Long Jump- 5.86m
                Triple Jump- 12.27m; Shot Put- 13.35m; Javelin- 35.63m; Pentathlon- 3883 points
                Heptathlon- 5046 points 



2010 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirted the 2010 indoor/outdoor seasons.

2011 | Freshman Year

Indoor:

  • Opened BYU career with a fourth place finish in the high jump (1.63m) and a fifth place long jump finish (5.29m) at the BYU Indoor Invitational
  • Finished fourth in the long jump (5.40m) at the Snake River Open
  • Competed at the Jackson's Invitational and finished ninth in the long jump (5.30m) and 10th in the 60m hurdles (9.76)
  • Triple jumped 11.55m to finish seventh at the Air Force Invitational
  • Finished fifth in the triple jump (11.88m) and seventh in the pentathlon (3375 points) at the MWC Indoor Championships

Outdoor:

  • Triple jumped 12.01m to take second in the event at the Stanford Invitational
  • Took third in the triple jump (11.80m) and sixth in the high jump (1.55m) at the Trojan Tri-Meet
  • Won the high jump at the UVU Open
  • Won the triple jump at the BYU Twilight Meet (11.97m)
  • Took fourth in the heptathlon at the MWC Outdoor Championships after scoring 4597 points

2012 | Sophomore Year

Indoor: 

  • Opened the season with a fifth place finish in the 60m hurdles in a career best time of 9.45 at the BYU Indoor Invitational. Also placed fourth in the high jump (1.60m) at the meet. 
  • Set new career bests in the 200m (26.75) and the long jump (5.42m) at the Blue and Orange Opener 
  • Finished seventh in the triple jump at the Cherry and Silver Invitational (11.88m), New Balance Invitational (11.81m) and Air Force Invitational (11.74m)
  • Set season best mark in the triple jump with a leap of 11.96m at the MPSF Championships 

Outdoor:

  • Placed first in the triple jump with a season and career best jump of 12.02m in the BYU Robison Invitational
  • Finished first in the triple jump with a leap of 12.01m in the Mt. SAC Relays
  • Finished second in the triple jump with a mark of 11.93m at the Weber State Twilight
  • Set a new career best with 4,860 points in the heptathlon at the Texas Relays
  • Placed eighth during the Georgia Tech Invitational triple jump with a jump of 12.26m
  • During the Sun Angel Classic, placed 12th in the shot put with a throw of 13.00m (42-08.00)

2013 | Junior Year

Indoor:

  • Opened junior season at the Blue and Orange Opener with a second-place finish in the triple jump (11.97m, 39-03.25) and a seventh-place finish in the shot put (12.01m, 39-05.00) 
  • Finished third in her first go in the pentathlon at the Air Force Invitational with 3,762 points
  • Placed third overall in the triple jump with a mark of 12.27m (40-03.00) at the Armory Collegiate Invitational
  • At the Air Force Team Challence, finished 12th in the high jump with a mark of 1.65m
  • Concluded the indoor season at the MPSF Championships with a second-place finish in the pentathlon with 3883 points. 

        (Shot put- 1st, 13.07m; Long jump- 2nd, 5.47m; High jump- 3rd, 1.66m; 800- 14th, 2:27.53; 60m H- 19th, 9.29)

Outdoor:

  • During the Aztec Invitational, placed sixth in the long jump with a mark of 5.47m (17-11.50)
  • Finished third in the high jump at the Trojan Invitational with a jump of 1.57m (5-10.75)
  • During first heptathlon of the outdoor season, finished first with 5,031 points at the Cal Multi-Event Meet
  • Placed second overall in the heptathlon during the BYU Robison Invitational with 5,046 points
  • At the Weber State Twilight, placed first overall in the triple jump with a mark of 11.67m (38-03.50)
  • Placed 5th in the heptathlon at the East Coast Athletic Conference meet in Princeton, New Jersey
     
  • Participated in NCAA regionals in Austin, Texas in the triple jump