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Whitney Gebert Parry Athlete Profile

Whitney Gebert Parry

Whitney Gebert Parry
Position: Distance Height: 5-8 Roster Years: 2006 | 2009 Hometown: Salem, UT Last School: Spanish Fork High School


  • Personal: Born in Bountiful, Utah
  • Parents are Andrew and Annette Gebert
  • Married in December 2008 to Kirkham Parry
  • Enjoys old movies
  • Favorite foods are Mexican and Italian
  • Majoring in geography with an emphasis in urban, rural, and environmental planning

Before BYU

  • Was a four year letter winner in cross country and track at Spanish Fork High School
  • Earned first team all region and academic all-region
  • Received the coaches award
  • High school track team won state her senior year
  • Member of the National Honor Society


PERSONAL BESTS: 3000m- 10:36.62; 5000m- 18:31.08

2009 | Freshman Year


  • Began her BYU career with a fifth place finish in the 3000m at the Bronco Invitational (10:36.62)
  • Competed at the Mountain State Games, placing fifth in the 5000m with a time of 18:31.08


  • Started outdoor season with a third place finish in the 5000m (19:09.75) at the Cougar Invitation
  • Placed 15th at the Robison Invitational in the 5000m with a time of 19:22.58