Porter Reddish
Vista Murrieta, 
Last School
Vista Murrieta High School
Roster Years


  • Parents are Mark and Amy
  • Has two sisters and one brother (Alexia, Erika and Colton)
  • Married to Annaka Reddish
  • Sister Erika Reddish-Nash also ran cross country at BYU from 2012-2014 and had a big impact on Porter getting started in running
  • Major: Chemical Engineering
  • Enjoys hiking, basketball and boating

Before BYU

  • All-state Cross Country and track in 2012 and 2013
  • Nike Cross Nationals individual qualifier in 2012
  • Four-time Southern Section CIF Finals team champion


Personal Bests
Mark/Time Event Meet
3:53.66 1500m 2018 Stanford Invitational
4:06.39 Mile 2019 UW Invite
8:50.28 3000m Steeplechase 2018 NCAA West Prelims
8:15.58 3000m 2019 Iowa State Classic

Career Stats


  • Mexico City South , Mexico
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2017


  • Earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors
  • Set a new PR in the 3000-meter steeple at the Stanford Invitational with a time of 8:59.22
Sophmore Year 2018


  • Won the 3000m at the Boise State Challenge with a personal-best time of 8:30.67


  • Earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors
  • Set a career record in the 3000m steeplechase at the NCAA West Preliminaries with a time of 8:50.28 (21st place)
  • Began the season taking second place in the 3000m steeplechase at the USC Trojan Invitational (8:59.73)
  • Ran a career-best 3:53.66 in the 1500m at the Stanford Invitational (sixth place)
  • Scored for BYU at the Pepsi Invitational with a third-place finish in the 3000m steeplechase at the Pepsi Invitational (9:04.15)
  • Finished 14th overall at the Mt. SAC Relays in the 3000m steeplechase (9:01.24)
  • Took fourth place in the 3000m steeplechase at the Robison Invitational (9:29.48)
  • Won the steeplechase at the Sacramento State Open with a time of 8:53.00
Junior Year 2019


  • Opened the season with a personal best in the mile (4:06.39) at the UW Invite
  • Ran a career-best 8:15.58 in the 3000m at the Iowa State Classic


  • Earned a season-best 9:03.34 in the 3000m steeplechase at the Willie Williams Classic
  • Competed in two meets during the 2019 outdoor season
Senior Year 2020

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year