Kelly Marcroft Athlete Profile

Kelly Marcroft

Kelly Marcroft
Position: Sprints Height: 5-10 Roster Years: 2005-2007 | 2009 Hometown: Mira Loma, CA

Personal

  • Born in Corona, California
  • Parents are David and Janna Marcroft
  • Got started in track by staying in shape for soccer
  • Siblings also competed in track
  • Majoring in landscape management with a minor in business management

Before BYU

  • Lettered in track (four years), soccer (two years) and volleyball (one year) at Jurupa Valley High School
  • Named track team MVP in 2004
  • Mt. View League champion in 200m and 100mH and took second in the 4x400 and triple jump in 2004
  • Broke five H.S. records: 100m hurdles, 300m hurdles, 4x100, 4x400 and javelin
  • Named second team Mt. View League in soccer

Stats

PERSONAL BESTS: Triple Jump- 11.30m


2005 | Redshirt Year

  • Redshirted the season

2006 | Freshman Year

Indoor: 

  • Competed in the long jump (14-03.0) and triple jump (34-06.25) at the Cougar Invite

Outdoor: 

  • Won second in the triple jump with a jump of 35-09.5 and participated in the long jump (15-03.0) at the BYU Invite

2007 | Sophomore Year

Indoor: 

  • Jumped 15 feet 11.75 inches, her season-best mark, in the long jump and finished fourth in the triple jump at the Cougar Indoor Invitational
  • Set her season-best mark in the triple jump (36 feet 3.50 inches) at the Hampton Inn Classic at Boise State University 

Outdoor: 

  • Took second in the triple jump at the Cougar Invitational
  • Placed fifth in the triple jump with a season-best 35 feet 9.75 inches

2009 | Junior Year

Indoor: 

  • Started indoor season at the Bronco Invitational, placing fifth in the triple jump (10.80m)
  • Posted indoor season best triple jump (10.84m) at the Mountain State Games

Outdoor: 

  • Began outdoor season placing second in the triple jump at the Cougar Invitational (11.17m)
  • Took first place at the Mark Faldmo Invitational in the triple jump with a season-best 11.30m jump
  • Placed first in the triple jump (11.11m) at the BYU Invitational Tri-Meet
  • Finished season placing first in the triple jump at the Utah Twilight Meet