Summary
  • MWC Scholar-Athlete (2009)
  • Academic All-MWC (2008, 2009)
  • Indoor:
    • 2-time MWC All-Conference (Mile 2009, Distance Medley 2009)
    • MWC Championship Team (2006, 2009)
  • Outdoor:
    • 2-time NCAA Regionals (1500m 2006, 1500m 2009)
    • MWC All-Conference (1500m 2009)
    • MWC Championship Team (2009)
Junior - 2009
  • Indoor:
    • Finished second in the mile at the MWC Championships with a time of 4:21.52
    • finished second at the BYU Invitational in the mile (4:12.41)
    • Ran the 3000m in 8:11.77 at the Husky Classic
  • Outdoor:
    • Qualified for NCAA Regionals in the 1500m but did not compete
    • placed third in the 1500m at the MWC Championships (3:57.75)
    • ran a season-best 3:44.06 in the 1500m at Mt. Sacs
    • in 1500m, won both the BYU Invitational and the Collegiate Tri-Meet
Freshman - 2006
  • Indoor:
    • Finished fourth in the 3000m at the Cougar Indoor Meet with a time of 8:48.44
    • competed in the 3000m at the UW Indoor Invitational with a time of 8:25.33
    • placed fifth in the 3000-meter steeplechase (9:43.69) at the ASU Invitational
    • competed in the 5000 meters (14:25.73) at the Stanford Invitational
  • Outdoor:
    • Took second in the 1500 meters (3:51.90) at the BYU Invite
    • competed in the 5000 (14:25.41) at the Oregon Invitational
    • came in sixth in the mile (4:11.00) at the Robison Invitational
    • placed sixth in the 5000 meters (15:13.93) at the Mountain West Conference Championship meet
    • competed in the 1500 meters (4:01.97) at the NCAA West Regional meet
    • named Scholar Athlete by the Student Athlete Academic Association and All-Academic team by USTF Coaches Association
  • Prepped at Jordan High
  • Co-MVP junior and senior seasons on cross country team
  • MVP for track and field senior season
  • holds the school record in the 1600m (4:22)
  • 5A Utah state champion in cross country
  • All-American with a fifth-place finish in the 4x100 mile relay at the National Scholastic Indoor Championships
  • All-State in track with a second-place finish in the 1600m
  • Born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • parents are Gary Batty and Susan Phillips
  • was class salutatorian with a 4.0 GPA at Jordan High School
  • served in the Brazil Belem Mission (2006-08) for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • recruited by Columbia, Minnesota and Southern Utah
  • majoring in biophysics
Best Marks
  • 800m - 1:5
  • 1600m - 4:22
  • 3000m - 8:25.33
  • 5000m - 15:20
  • 10,000m - 29:53
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