Lindsey Sommer Athlete Profile

Lindsey Sommer

Lindsey Sommer
Positions: Jumps, Hurdles Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 2002-2005 Hometown: Claremont, CA

Personal

  • Born March 1983 in Claremont, California
  • Parents are Ronald and Shanon Sommer
  • Majoring in Economics

Before BYU

  • Lettered four years in cross country and track at Claremont HS
  • Named Scholar Athlete of the Year in high school
  • Named MVP of track team her senior year
  • Named second team all-league in cross country three years and first team all-league one year
  • Won the 100mH and 300mH and placed third in the triple jump at league finals

Stats

Best Marks: TJ - 40'4.75, LJ - 18'9.75", 100mH - 14.8


2002 | Freshman Year

Indoor: 

  • Placed third in the triple jump at the Wildcat Invitational

Outdoor: 

  • Finished fifth in the 400mH at the Cal Poly Invitational
  • Placed second in the triple jump and fourth in the 100mH at the USC Dual Meet
  • Won the triple jump at the Cougar Invitational
  • Won the triple jump at the Utah Collegiate Championships
  • Placed third in triple jump (39-01) and seventh in the long jump at MWC Outdoor Championships

2003 | Sophomore Year

Indoor: 

  • Placed first in the triple jump (39-01.75) and second in the long jump (18-08) at the MWC Indoor Championships

Outdoor: 

  • Placed second with a personal best (39-11.5) in the triple jump and third in the long jump (18-08.25) at the MWC Outdoor Championships

2004 | Junior Year

Indoor: 

  • Finished fifth in the long jump (18-5.75) and fourth in the triple jump (39-02.5) at the MWC Indoor Championships

Outdoor: 

  • Took second in the triple jump with a regional qualifying jump of 40-04.75 and placed sixth in the long jump with a career best jump of 18-09.75 at the Hornet Invitational
  • Won the triple jump (39-10.25) and captured third in the long jump (18-06.50) at the Robison Invitational
  • Took third in the triple jump and fifth in the long jump at the BYU Wells Fargo Invitational
  • Finished third in the triple jump (40-02) and seventh in the long jump (18-05) at the MWC Outdoor Championships
  • Took eleventh at the NCAA West Regionals
  • Named Academic All-MWC

2005 | Senior Year

Indoor: 

  • Finished third in the long jump at the BYU Indoor Meet with a jump of 18-06.75
  • Competed in the triple jump (39-06.5), 60m hurdles (9.18) and long jump (17-11.5) at the Washington Invitational
  • Competed in the 55m (8.03) and 55m hurdles (8.88) at the Mountain State Games
  • Placed eighth in the triple jump at the Husky Classic with a jump of 39-00.5
  • Ran the 60m hurdles (9.40) and took fourth in the triple jump (39-04) at the MWC Indoor Championships 

Outdoor: 

  • Took third in the long jump at the Stanford Invitational (17-11)
  • Took second in the triple jump (38-07.75), sixth in the long jump (17-06.25) and 13th in the 100m hurdles (15.30) at the Willie Williams Classic
  • Competed in the triple jump (38-08), long jump (18-02.5) and 100m hurdles (15.06) at the BYU Outdoor Meet
  • Took fifth in the triple jump at the UCLA Invitational (39-01.75)
  • Placed second in the triple jump (39-01) and seventh in the 100m hurdles (14.77) at the Weber Twighlight
  • Finished fourth in the triple jump (39-11.25) and seventh in the 100m hurdles (14.48) at the MWC Outdoor Championships