Matthew Johnston
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West Linn, 
Roster Years
2004 | 2007


Born in Portland, Ore., ... parents are David and Beverly Johnston ... served in the Chile, Santiago East Mission ... sister competed at BYU as a heptathlete for four years ... father was a member of the BYU track & field and football teams ... enjoys auto restoration and watching movies ... majoring in finance.

Before BYU

Lettered four years in track and lettered in football ... all-league selection as a defensive end ... was tenth in the nation for the high school boys javelin throw ... set district record (203-02) in the javelin ... placed eighth in state and seventh in nationals ... received the CIM award


Best Marks: Javelin 206-11.75

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2004

Captured fourth in the javelin with a regional qualifying throw of 206-11.75 at the Cal Poly Invitational ... finished second in the javelin with a throw of 200-01 ... took fifth in the javelin at the Mesa Track & Field Classic ... placed third in the javelin at the Sun Angel Classic ... placed fourth in the javelin with a throw of 193-00.50 at the Robison Invitational ... captured second in the javelin with a throw of 201-04.25 at the MWC Outdoor Championships ... took 13th in the javelin at the NCAA Regional Championships.

Sophmore Year 2007

Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year