Kensey Berry Athlete Profile

Kensey Berry

Kensey Berry
Positions: Sprints, Hurdles Height: 5-8 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2013-2016 Hometown: Lucas, TX Last School: Lovejoy High School

Personal

  • Born in Lucas, Texas, to Bill and Carla Berry
  • Has one sibling: Taylor
  • Majoring in Exercise and Wellness

Before BYU

  • Personal high school bests: 300mh- 44.13,  Long jump- 5.49m,  Triple jump- 11.39m,  400m- 58.5, 100mh- 15.00
  • Set Lovejoy High School records in the long jump, triple jump, 300 m hurdles, 400m, 400m relay and distance medley
  • District Champion in the two mile
  • All-Region cross country team
  • District Champion in the 800m
  • Member of the State Championship cross country team in 2010 and 2011
  • State Champion in the 300m hurdles
  • State Qualifier in the long jump and placed third in the 4x400m
  • All-Region triple jumper
  • Distinguished Graduate and Most like the Graudate Profile
  • Member of NHS, Key Club, Select Soccer for 12 years, PALs, ASL (I,II,III) and volunteered at the Special Olympics
  • Was the MC for all events at Lovejoy High School
  • Participated in One Act Play and received the Best Actress Award at an area competition qualifying for regionals

Summary

  • 2014 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation (MPSF) Indoor Track All-Academic

 

Personal Bests: 400m – 56.07; 500m – 1:14.43; 600m – 1:34.99; 800m – 2:08.51; 60m hurdles – 9.20; 100m hurdles – 15.45; 400m hurdles – 1:02.18; triple jump – 11.55m (37' 10.75'')

 


2013 | Freshman Year

Indoor:

  • Began collegiate career at the Blue and Orange Opener with a fifth-place finish in the triple jump (11.42m, 37-05.75) and a 14th-place finish in the 400m (1:02.29)
  • Finished fourth overall at the Cherry & Silver Invitational in the 400m hurdles with a mark of 11.55m (37-10.75)
  • During the Armory Collegiate Invitational, finished 26th overall in the triple jump with a mark of 11.48m 
  • Placed ninth overall in the triple jump during the MPSF Indoor Championships with jump 11.45 (37-06.75)

Outdoor:

  • Started the outdoor season with a 17th-place finish in the 400m hurdles with a time of 1:04.83 at the Aztec Invitational
  • Finished second overall in the triple jump with a mark of 11.30m at the Utah State Invitational
  • During the BYU Robison Invitational, placed second overall in the triple jump with a mark of 11.67m
  • Placed second in the triple jump during the Weber State Twilight with a mark of 10.98m (36-00.25)
     

2014 | Sophomore Year

Indoor:

  • Finished 1st in the 400m with a time of 56.54 at UW Invitational
  • Finished 2nd as part of the 4x400-meter relay team at UW Invitational
  • Placed 5th as a member of the 4x400-meter relay team at 2014 Armory Collegiate Invitational
  • Placed 9th in 500 meters at 2014 Armory Collegiate Invitational
  • At 2014 MPSF Championships, took 5th and set the school record as a member of the 4x400-meter relay team with time of 3:40.79
  • Took 3rd at 2014 MPSF Championships as a member of the distance medley relay team

Outdoor

  • Placed 5th as part of the 4x400-meter relay team at USC Trojan Invitational
  • Finished 11th in both 100-meter hurdles and 400-meter hurdles at USC Trojan Invitational
  • Placed 11th as member of 4x400-meter relay team at 2014 Clyde Littlefield Relays
  • Took 8th in 1600-meter sprint medley relay at 2014 Clyde LIttlefield Relays
  • At BYU Robison Invitational, took 8th in 400-meter hurdles

2015 | Junior Year

Indoor

  • Finished 6th in 600m at Don Kirby Open and Elite 
  • Placed 6th in 800m at Wildcat Indoor Open Meet

2016 | Senior Year

Indoor

  • Finished 1st with the 4x400 relay team at the 2016 BYU Cougar Invitational 
  • Placed 1st in the DMR at the Texas A&M Team Invitational 
  • Finished 4th with the 4x400 relay team at the New Mexico Classic
  • Took 4th on the 4x400 relay team at the MPSF Indoor Track and Field Championships

Outdoor

  • Finished second in the 400m at the UVU Collegiate Invite 
  • Fifth place at the 2016 BYU Robison Invitation in the 800m 
  • Took first with the 4x400m relay team at the Oxy Invitational 
  • Second place in the 800m at the 2016 BYU Cougar Invitational with a lifetime best of 2:08.51