Caleb Witsken
Last School
Moapa Valley High School
Roster Years


  • Parents are Mark and Jocelyn Witsken
  • Married to Alaina Witsken
  • Has two siblings (Tabitha and Yadon)
  • Major: Exercise Science and Minor in Spanish
  • Mission: Medellin, Colombia (2015-17)
  • Also recruited by Harvard and Southern Utah
  • Enjoys playing piano and organ, weightlifting and eating
  • Also played baseball, hockey, tennis, football and soccer

Before BYU

  • Took first at state his senior year and broke the state record
  • Finished third at state two years in a row


Indoor Personal Bests
Time/Mark Event Meet
7.24 60m 2021 BYU Cougar Indoor I
2:55.25 1000m 2020 MPSF Indoor Track & Field Championships
8.34 60H 2021 BYU Cougar Indoor I
1.83m/6-0  HJ 2021 BYU Cougar Indoor I
5.52m/18-1.25 PV 2021 BYU Cougar Indoor III
6.60m/21-8 LJ 2021 BYU Cougar Indoor III
13.70m/44-11.5 SP 2021 BYU Cougar Indoor I
5423 (score) Hep. 2021 BYU Cougar Indoor I


Outdoor Personal Bests 
Time/Mark Event Meet
11.36 100m 2019 BYU Robison Invitational
51.92 400m 2021 UNLV Spring Invitational
5:19.01 1500m 2019 Jim Click Shootout
15.43 110H 2021 Jim Click Shootout
1.79m/5-10.5 HJ 2021 Jim Click Shootout
5.40m/17-8.5 PV 2021 NCAA West Preliminary
6.66m/21-10.25 LJ 2021 UNLV Spring Invitational
12.74m/41-9.75 SP 2021 Jim Click Shootout
40.02m/131-3 DT 2021 BYU Robison Invitational
45.49m/149-3 JT 2019 BYU Robison Invitational
6603 (score) Dec. 2019 BYU Robison Invitational

Career Stats

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2019


  • Finished 10th at the MPSF Indoor Championships with a career-best 4855 points in the heptathlon
  • Competed in three meets during the 2019 indoor season


  • Earned a personal-best 6603 points in the decathlon at the Robison Invitational
  • Competed in seven meets during the 2019 outdoor season
Sophmore Year 2020

  • Earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors
  • Had a personal-best score in the heptathlon of 5,183 at the 2020 BYU Indoor Invite
  • This season he earned personal-best times and marks of 7.30 in the 60m, 8.37 in the 60m hurdles, 2:55.25 in the 1000m, 1.82m/5' 11.5" in the high jump, 5.20m/17' 0.75" in the pole vault, 6.47m/21' 2.75" in the long jump and 13.21m/43' 4.25" in the shot put 
  • Competed in six meets during the 2020 indoor season
Junior Year 2021

Indoor (2021)

  • Finished sixth in the men’s pole vault at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships with a clearance of 5.50m/18-0.5, garnering All-America First Team honors. 
  • Witsken’s 5.50m/18-0.5 clearance at the NCAA Indoor Championships is the sixth best in school history. 
  • Recorded the seventh-best Heptathlon score in school history with a personal-best 5,423 points at the 2021 BYU Cougar I. 
  • Competed in seven meets for the Cougars and set six personal bests 

Outdoor (2021)

  • Competed in seven meets for the Cougars, including the NCAA West Preliminaries. 
  • Set seven personal bests.


  • Received USTFCCCA All-Academic honors
Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year

  • Caleb Witsken runs down the long jump runway at the 2020 MPSF Championships

    Caleb Witsken_MPSF Championships.jpg