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Halley Folsom Track and Field Athlete Profile

Halley Folsom

Halley Folsom
Position: Multi-Events Height: 5-9 Class: Mission Roster Years: 2016-2017 Hometown: Medford, OR Last School: North Medford High School

Personal

  • Parents are David and Melinda Folsom 
  • 4 brothers and sisters 
  • Majoring in Food Science 

Before BYU

  • 2013 and 2015 6A Oregon State Champion in 300 hurdles
  • 2014 6A Oregon State Champion in High Jump
  • 4x letter with Cross Country and Track
  • 3x letter with Soccer
  • 2nd Place in 6A Oregon Soccer State Championship
  • 1st team all-state 2013, 2014, 2015
  • 1st team all-conference 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 

Stats

Collegiate Personal Bests 
Mark/Time  Event  Meet
26.41 200m 2017 BYU Last Chance Meet
2:14.75 800m 2017 39th Annual Aztec Invitational
9.38 60m Hurdles  2016 BYU December Invite
14.81 Heptathlon 100m Hurdles  2017 BYU Last Chance Meet
1.70m (5' 7")  High Jump (Pentathlon) 2017 Air Force Invitational
5.37m (17' 7.5")  Long Jump (Heptathlon) 2016 BYU Cougar Invitational
11.47m (37' 7.75")  Shot Put (Pentathlon) 2017 BYU Last Chance Meet
36.39m (119' 5")  Javelin (Heptathlon)  2017 BYU Last Chance Meet
3571 Pentathlon  2016 MPSF Championships 
5166 Heptathlon  2017 BYU Last Chance Meet

Career Stats



2016 | Freshman Year

Indoor

  • First place in the pentathlon at the 2016 BYU Cougar Invitational 
  • Finished 2nd in the shot put, high jump and 800 meters at the 2016 BYU Cougar Invitational 
  • Took 1st place in the 800 meters at the Air Force Invitational 
  • Placed 3rd in the pentathlon and high jump at the Air Force Invitational 
  • Finished 12th in the 60m hurdles and long jump at the Boise State Challenge 
  • Took 10th in the high jump at the Boise State Challenge 
  • Placed 6th in the 800m at the MPSF Indoor Track and Field Championships 
  • Finished 10th in the shot put and high jump at the MPSF Indoor Track and Field Championships
  • 13th in the pentathlon at the MPSF Indoor Track and Field Championships 

Outdoor

  • Finished 7th overall in the heptathlon at the UNLV Invitational Sheila Tarr Multis
  • Placed 7th in the high jump at the 2016 UVU Collegiate Invite 
  • Took 4th at the Utah Spring Classic in the high jump 
  • 1st place in the heptahlon at the 2016 BYU Robison Invitational 
  • With a season best of 4966 points in the heptahlon, Folsom took 2nd at the 2016 BYU Cougar Invitational

2017 | Sophomore Year

Indoor

  • Had 3,463 total points at the 2017 BYU Cougar Indoor Invitational for the pentathlon 
  • Finished with 3,561 points in the pentathlon at the 2016 BYU December Invite 
  • Took 8th in the pentathlon at the MPSF Championships with a total score of 3,571

Outdoor

  • Came in 6th in the heptathlon high jump, 5th in the heptathlon shot put and 4th in the heptathlon javelin at the UNLV Sheila Tarrs Invitational 
  • 1st place in the heptathlon javelin and 800m run at the BYU Robison Invitational 
  • Had a total combined score in the heptathlon of 4802 at the BYU Robison Invitational