Rachelle Nevitt Athlete Profile

Rachelle Nevitt

Rachelle Nevitt
Position: Throws Height: 6-0 Roster Years: 2007 Hometown: Queen Creek, AZ


  • Born January 1984 in Mesa, Arizona
  • Parents are Monte and Julie Nevitt
  • Majoring in communication disorders
  • Sisters with BYU hurdler Nicole Nevitt

Before BYU

  • Letter winner in track and volleyball
  • Former record holder in the discus at Queen Creek High School
  • Region champion in the discus
  • Regional runner-up in the shot put
  • State finalist in the shot put and discus three years in a row

Other College

  • Competed for Northern Arizona University
  • All Conference Academic 2002-2006
  • Named a Golden Eagle Scholar Athlete 2002-2006


Personal Best: hammer throw- 157-03; discus- 121-6; shot put- 38-11.5

2007 | Senior Year


  • Came in third in the weight throw at the Cougar Indoor Invitational
  • Finished fifth in the weight throw at the Idaho State University Invitational
  • Placed sixth in the weight throw with her best toss of the season (53 feet 3.75 inches) at the TCR Invitational


  • Placed fourth in the hammer and came in sixth with a season-best throw of 117 feet 8.75 inches in the discus at the Monterey, Mexico meet
  • Competed in the hammer throw and discus at the ASU/ Clif Bar Invitational
  • Took fourth in the hammer throw with a season-best throw of 167 feet 3.5 inches at the Cougar Invitational
  • Threw the hammer at the Robison Invitational
  • Competed in the hammer throw at the Weber Twilight