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Heidi Magill Athlete Profile

Heidi Magill

Heidi Magill
Position: Distance Height: 5-11 Roster Years: 2005-2007 Hometown: Orem, UT


  • 2005 Mile (Indoor)
  • 2005 1,500 Meters (Outdoor)


  • Born February 1986 in Provo, Utah
  • Parents are Michael and Nancy Magill

Before BYU

  • Lettered four years in cross country and track at Mountain View High School
  • 14-time state champion, undefeated in any individual events in track
  • Two-time state runner-up in cross country
  • Holds Utah state record in the 400m, 800m and DMR for both 4A and 5A
  • Holds state record in the 4x400
  • Anchored a national-record distance medley team in New York senior year (4:47)
  • Two-time indoor national champion in the 800m and DMR
  • Fastest 800m in the nation in 2002
  • Four-time all-region and academic all-region
  • Second in Foot Locker West Regionals and sixth at finals as a junior


BEST TIMES: 400m - 54.58, 800m - 2:04.12, 1500m - 4:15.57, mile - 4:40

2005 | Freshman Year


  • Finished fourth in the 800m at the Washington Invitational (2:07.66) and the MWC Indoor Championships (2:15.88)
  • Placed sixth in the mile at the NCAA Indoor Championships with a time of 4:43.46 to obtain All-American status 


  • Won the 800m (2:05.97) at the Stanford Invitational
  • Took fifth in the 400m (56.79) and team won the 4x400 (3:45.73) in the BYU Outdoor Invitational
  • Won the 1500m (4:29.38) and finished second in the 800m (2:08.54) at the MWC Outdoor Championships
  • Ran the 1500m in 4:15.57 at the NCAA Championships to receive All-American status
  • Took second in the 800m at the USA Juniors (2:04.99) and Pan Am Junior Championships (2:04.12)
  • Academic All-MWC

2006 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirted the indoor/outdoor season
  • Named Scholar Athlete by the Student Athlete Academic Center

2007 | Sophomore Year


  • Ran her best time of the season in the 800 meters (2:14.17) at the University of Washington Invitational
  • Qualified provisionally for nationals in the mile with her best time of the season (4:46.09) at the Husky Classic
  • Was part of the MWC Indoor Championship and Albuquerque Convention Center record-setting distance medley relay team that finished in 11:37.96 and won the mile at the MWC Indoor Championships
  • Named to the All-MWC Indoor Team


  • Ran a season-best 2:08.27 in the 800 meters at the Stanford Invitational
  • Ran on the second place 4x1500 meter relay team that set a BYU record of 17:41.05 and ran on the sixth place 4x800 meter relay team that set a BYU record of 8:39.84 at the Penn Relays
  • Finished second in the 1500 meters at the MWC Championships
  • Named to the All-MWC Team
  • Finished second in a season-best 4:21.14 at the West Region meet
  • Competed in the 1500 meters at the NCAA Championships