Courtney Wayment
Distance
Ht
5'
7"
Class
Senior
Hometown
Layton, 
Utah
Last School
Davis High School
Roster Years
2017-2022


Personal

  • Parents are Mark and Becky Wayment
  • Both parents were on the cross country and track and field teams at Weber State University
  • Has 2 brothers and 2 sisters 
  • Majoring in Exercise and Wellness

Before BYU 

  • Nominated as Gatorade Player of the Year for Utah Women's Cross Country 
  • NXN All-American
  • Played soccer in high school as well

Deep Blue

In this episode of BYURadio's "Deep Blue" podcast, host Jarom Jordan speaks with Wayment about turning from soccer to running, oxygen deficiency, overcoming injuries and nearly making the Tokyo Olympics. 

Stats

Indoor Personal Bests 
Mark/Time  Event  Meet
2:05.76 800m 2021 Husky Classic
4:30.47 Mile 2021 Husky Classic
8:50.05 3000m 2022 (114th) Millrose Games
15:15.46 5000m 2021 BU Sharon Colyear-Danville Season Opener
Outdoor Personal Bests 
Mark/Time  Event  Meet
2:07.14 800m 2021 Hayward Premiere
4:16.10 1500m 2021 Hayward Premiere
9:31.37 3000m Steeplechase  2021 West Coast Relays
15:17.58 5000m 2021 American Track League: The Track Meet

Career Stats
Cross Country Profile 

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2017

Indoor

  • 3rd place in the 3000-meter run at the 2017 BYU Cougar Indoor Invitational
  • Took 11th in the 3000-meter run with a career-best time of 9:26.22 at the 2017 MPSF Championships

Outdoor

  • Finished 23rd overall in the 3000m steeplechase at the NCAA West Prelims with a time of 10:42.86
  • Placed 1st in the 3000m steeplechase at the Trojan Invitational 
  • Came in 4th overall in the 3000m steeplechase at the Stanford Invitational
Sophmore Year 2018

Indoor

  • Placed 14th in the 3000m (9:21.73) at the Dr Sander Columbia Challenge
  • Finished sixth in the 3000m with a career-best time of 9:12.75 at the Iowa State Classic
  • Took seventh overall in the 3000m (9:22.49) at the MPSF Indoor Track & Field Championships 
Junior Year 2019

Indoor

  • Clocked a season-best time of 9:13.61 in the 3000m at the MPSF Indoor Championships and finished 11th out of 60 
  • Competed in three meets during the 2019 indoor season

Outdoor

  • Started the outdoor season with a career-best time of 16:09.44 in the 5000m at the Stanford Invitational
  • Competed in two meets during the 2019 outdoor season
Senior Year 2022

  • Indoor
    • Won an individual national title in the 5000m at the NCAA Track & Field Championships, the second individual championship of her career
    • Also doubled in the 3000m at the NCAA Track & Field Championships, finishing fifth with a time of 9:01.77 to earn First Team All-American honors
    • Named the USTFCCCA Mountain Region Track Athlete of the Year
    • Ran a personal best time of 8:50.05, the sixth-fastest time in collegiate history, in the 3000m at the 114th Millrose Games, a time also good for second-best in indoor 3000m BYU history
    • Set a school record in the 5000m with a personal best time of 15:15.46 at the BU Sharon Colyear-Danville Season Opener
    • Competed in five meets during the 2022 season
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year

Senior 2021

Indoor

  • Won the National Championship in the 3000m with a time of 4:08.53 at the NCAA Track & Field Championships, earning First Team All-American honors
  • Earned First Team All-American honors as a member of the National Championship DMR team that took first in the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships with a time of 10:52.96
  • Ran a personal best in the 800 at the Husky Classic with a time of 2:05.76
  • Set a personal best in the mile with a time of 5:30.47 at the Husky Classic
  • Ran a personal best in the 3000 at the UW Invite with a time of 8:54.90
  • Competed in five meets during the 2021 indoor season

Outdoor

  • Competed in the steeplechase at the NCAA Track & Field championships, finishing 1st in the Preliminaries and 4th in the Final with a time of 9:32.93, earning First Team All-American honors
  • Finished 1st in the steeplechase at the NCAA West Preliminary Round with a time of 9:42.02
  • Ran a personal best time of 15:17.58 in the 5000 at American Track League: The Track Meet
  • Set a personal best in the steeplechase with a time of 9:31.37, finishing first at the West Coast Relays 
  • Ran a personal best in the 1500, finishing 1st at the Hayward Premiere with a time of 4:16.10
  • Competed in seven meets during the 2021 outdoor season
  • Courtney Wayment - 2019 MPSF Championships

    Courtney Wayment - 2019 MPSF Championships

  • Courtney Wayment in the steeplechase at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Championships

    Courtney Wayment in the steeplechase at the 2021 NCAA Outdoor Championships

  • Conner Mantz & Courtney Wayment; recipients of 2021 Pugsley Awards.

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  • 2021 Women's Pugsley Award nominees with coach Diljeet Taylor.

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  • Courtney Wayment at Pugsley Award night

    Courtney Wayment at Pugsley Award night

  • Courtney Wayment at 2021 NCAA Indoor Championships

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  • Courtney Wayment races at 2021 NCAA Indoor Nationals

    Courtney Wayment races at 2021 NCAA Indoor Nationals

  • Wayment 2022 NCAA Indoor 5000m champion

    Wayment 2022 NCAA Indoor 5000m champion

  • Courtney Wayment 2022 NCAA Indoor 5000m champion

    Courtney Wayment 2022 NCAA Indoor 5000m champion

  • Courtney Wayment 5k Champ

    Courtney Wayment 5k Champ

  • Courtney Wayment - 5th place finish in 3000m at 2022 NCAA Indoor Nationals

    Courtney 3000m 5th

  • Courtney Wayment and Diljeet Taylor after 5000m national title at 2022 Indoor National Championships

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  • Courtney Wayment 2022 Mountain Region Track Athlete of the Year

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  • Courtney Wayment 5th best 1500m time in BYU history

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  • BYU women's DMR team wins first wheel at 2022 Penn Relays

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  • BYU women's DMR team wins first wheel at 2022 Penn Relays

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  • BYU women's DMR team sets school record at 2022 Penn Relays

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