Fatima Makakala
            event: hurdles, jumps  
            height: 5-6
            year: sophomore
            hometown: Stockholm, Sweden
            last school: ?
FRESHMAN - (2009):
  • Started BYU career with a 1st place finish in the 60m hurdles (8.71) and long jump (5.44m) at the Bengal Shootout
  • Ran season-best 60m hurdles time (8.65) a the UNM Cherry and Silver Invitational
  • Ran season-best 60m dash at the Air Force Invitational (7.78)
  • Rinished indoor with a fourth place finish at the MWC Indoor Championships in the 60m hurdles (8.66)
  • Started outdoor season with a year-best 100m hurdles performance (14.40) at the Stanford Invitational, placing fifth
  • Placed second at the Cougar Invitational in the 100m hurdles (14.68)
  • Competed in both the 100m hurdles (14.45, fifth place) and 100m dash (12.59, fifteenth place) at the Robison Invitational
BEFORE BYU:
  • High school team won the Swedish Championship in track
  • Ranked 2nd in Sweden in hurdles
  • Represented Sweden in the Nordic Championships in Denmark
  • Part of the fastest 4x100 relay team in Sweden
  • Earned the sportsmanship award in soccer
PERSONAL:
  • Born in Stockholm, Sweden
  • Parents are Fidel and Sidonie Makakala
  • Enjoys dancing, rock climbing, traveling, music and can speak five languages
PERSONAL BESTS:
  • 60m: 7.78
  • 60mh: 8.65
  • 100m: 12.59
  • 100mh: 14.40
  • Long Jump: 5.44m
Roster
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