Mindy McClurkin Athlete Profile

Mindy McClurkin

Mindy McClurkin
Positions: Sprints, Long Jump Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 2006-2010 Hometown: Santa Barbara, CA Last School: Dos Pueblos High School



All-America

  • 2007 Long Jump (Indoor)
  • 2010 Second Long Jump (Indoor)
  • 2010 Third Long Jump (Outdoor)

Personal

  • Born in Santa Barbara, California
  • Parents are Leslie and Jerry Neeley
  • Enjoys hiking, wakeboarding and motorcycling
  • Married in December 2007 to Ryan McClurkin
  • Majoring in public health with a minor in coaching

Before BYU


  • Named Athlete of the Year twice at Dos Pueblos High School
  • Southern California record holder in the long jump and 400m
  • Southern Section champion in the 400m and long jump
  • A state qualifier
  • Holds four school records in the 100m, 200m, 400m and long jump
  • Varsity basketball player
  • Member of the National Honors Society

Summary


  • Indoor: All-American (Long Jump 2007, 2010); MWC Champion (DMR 2006; Long Jump 2010) ;All-MWC (Long Jump, DMR 2006; 60m, 200m 2007; 60m, 200m, Long Jump 2010)
  • Outdoor: 2010 MWC Outdoor Track and Field Athlete of the Year; All-American (Long Jump 2010); MWC Champion (Long Jump 2006; 100m, 200m, 4x100m, Long Jump 2010); All-MWC (Long Jump 2006; High Jump 2007; 100m, 200m, 4x100m, Long Jump 2010)

Stats


BEST MARKS: LJ- 6.69m (BYU Record); 100m- 11.60; 200m- 23.30 (BYU Record); 400m- 54.60; 4x100m- 44.76 (BYU Record)


2006 | Freshman Year

Indoor:

  • Won each of the events she competed in at the Cougar Indoor Meet: long jump (19'9.5"), 60m (7.74) and 300m (40.16)
  • Finished ninth in the long jump at the Lobo Indoor Invitational with a jump of 18'8.5"
  • Won the long jump (19'7.5") and finished second in the 200m (25.06) at the Mountain States Games
  • Competed at the Albuquerque Indoor Invitational in the 60m dash (7.69), 200m (24.71) and as a member of the 4x400m relay team (4:02.16)
  • Finished third in the long jump with a jump of 19'7" at the Albuquerque Indoor Invitational
  • Finished sixth in the 60m dash at the MWC Indoor Championships with a time of 7.68
  • Placed second in the long jump (19'3.25"), fifth in the 200m (24.73), and teams placed sixth in the 4x400m relay (3:49.72) and won the distance medley relay (11:52.80) at the MWC Indoor Championships

Outdoor:

  • Won first in the long jump (19-10.75) at the Cal Poly Invitational
  • Ran with the 4x400 relay team (3:54.77) at the ASU Invitational
  • Took first in the 100 meters (11.97) and 4x100 relay team (46.78) at the BYU Invite
  • Placed first in the 200 meters (24.53) at the Robison Invitational
  • Won the long jump (19-08.25) at the Mountain West Conference Championship
  • Competed in the long jump (18-06.75) at the NCAA West Regional meet

2007 | Sophomore Year

Indoor:

  • Had a season-best jump of 20 feet 6.50 inches in the long jump at the Hampton Inn Classic at Boise State University
  • Posted her season-best marks in the 60 meters (7.56 seconds) and the 200 meters (24.23 seconds) at the MWC Indoor championships
  • Named to the All-MWC Indoor Team
  • Reached All-American status in the long jump with her seventh-place finish at the NCAA Indoor National Championships

Outdoor:

  • Won the long jump, the 200 meters and took second in the 100 meters at the Cougar Invitational
  • Ran season-bests in the 100 meters (11.87 seconds) and in the 200 meters (24.16 seconds) at the Wildcat Outdoor Open at Weber State University
  • Won the long jump with a season-best 21 feet 4 inches at the UCLA Rafer Johnson meet
  • Ran on the fastest 4x100 relay team of the season (45.87 seconds) at the Robison Invitational
  • Placed second in the high jump clearing a career-best 5 feet 8.75 inches at the MWC Championships
  • Named to the All-MWC Team
  • Competed in the long jump at the West Region meet
  • Top-10 finish at NCAA Nationals
  • Placed ninth overall at the USA nationals in Indianapolis
  • Ran an 11.8 and jumped 20-10.5 in Europe

2008 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted the indoor/outdoor season. In her redshirt season at BYU, Neeley-McClurkin qualified for and competed in the long jump event at the USA Olympic Trials in Eugene, Oregon.

2009 | Junior Year

Indoor:

  • As a redshirt junior, she started the season with a first place finish in the 60m at the BYU Indoor Meet (7.62)
  • Placed fourth in the long jump (6.16m), 5th in the 200m (24.69), and 7th in the 60m (7.62) at the Washington Indoor Invitational
  • Placed second in the 60m (7.56), second in the 200m (24.07), and first in the long jump (6.15m) at the Air Force Invitational
  • Placed fourth in the 60m (7.59), fifth in the 200m (24.41), and fifth in the high jump (1.65m) at the MWC Indoor Championships

Outdoor:

  • Began outdoor season placing 1st in both the 100m (11.71) and 200m (23.80) at the BYU Invitational Tri-Meet
  • Placed second at the Mt. Sac. Relays in the 200m with a time of 23.96 and third in the long jump (6.40m)
  • Placed fourth in both the 100m (11.69) and 200m (23.73) at the MWC Outdoor Championships, along with a third place finish in the long jump (6.46m)
  • Concluded the season with an eighth place finish at the NCAA West Regional in the 200m with a time of 24.18

2010 | Senior Year

Indoor:

  • Began indoor season with first place finishes in the 60m (7.52) and long jump (6.24m) at the BYU Indoor Meet
  • Competed at the Cherry and Silver Invitational, finishing first in the 200m (23.77) and long jump (6.34m), along with a fourth place 60m finish (7.49)
  • Finished first in the 60m (7.55) and 200m (23.81) at the Bronco Invitational
  • Named Athlete of the Meet at the New Balance Invitational after winning the long jump (6.44m), placing third in the 200m (23.80), 15th in the 60m (7.50) and leading the 4x200m to a victory (1:38.64)
  • Competed at the MWC Indoor Championships, winning the 200m in a BYU record 23.34, taking third in the 60m (7.47) and second in the long jump (6.32m)
  • Named All-American after finishing second at NCAA Indoor Championships in the long jump with a BYU record 6.69m jump
  • Also placed 11th in the 200m at the NCAA Indoor Championships

Outdoor:

  • Began outdoor season at the Stanford Invitational, winning the 200m in 23.58 and taking second in the 100m in 11.70
  • Competed at the Texas Relays, taking second in the long jump (6.43m) and ninth in the 100m (11.60)
  • Won the 100m (11.60), 200m (23.43) and long jump (6.61m) at the Mt. Sac Relays
  • Won the 100m (11.65) and 200m (23.30) at the Robison Invitational
  • Earned the High Point Award at the MWC Outdoor Championships with victories in the 100m (11.66), 200m (23.32) and long jump (6.63m), as well as leading the 4x100m relay team to victory in a BYU record 44.76
  • Competed at the NCAA West Preliminary, placing second in the long jump (6.54m), eighth in the 200m (23.60) and 17th in the 100m (11.74)
  • Earned All-America honors in the long jump (6.53m) for a third place finish NCAA Outdoor Nationals...also competed in the 200m at NCAA Outdoor Nationals, finishing 19th in 24.04