Elyse Cuthbertson
Last School
Sherwood High School
Roster Years
2015-2016-2017 | 2018-2019


  • Born in Portland, Oregon
  • Parents are James and Rebecca Cuthbertson
  • Has five siblings: Payge, Jayden, Bryan, Anyston, Brytlin
  • Sister, Payge, is also a javelin thrower for BYU
  • Major: Exercise and Wellness


Collegiate Personal Bests 
Mark/Time  Event  Meet
45.34m/148- 9 Hammer  2015 Trojan Invitational 
14.35m/47-1 Weight Throw  2016 BYU Cougar Indoor
43.41m/142-5 Javelin  2017 39th Annual Aztec Invitational
13.13m/43-1 Shot Put 2019 BYU Robison Invitational

Career Stats

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2015


  • Took 3rd in javelin at UNLV Randall Cunningham Track Classic
  • Finished 1st in javelin at 37th SDSU Aztec Invitational
  • Placed 4th in javelin at 2015 Mesa Classic
  • Finished 3rd in javelin at 2015 BYU Robison Invitational with a career best of 41.84m 
  • 11th place in the javelin at the 36th Sun Angel Classic 
  • Placed 2nd in the javelin at the Border Clash 2015 
  • Took 2nd in the javelin at the Weber State Twilight Meet 
  • Came in 2nd at the 2015 BYU Cougar Invitational for the javelin throw
Sophmore Year 2016-2017

2017 Outdoor

  • Placed 2nd in the javelin at the 39th Annual Aztec Invitational with a career-best mark of 43.41m (142' 5") 
  • Came in 3rd in the javelin at the BYU Last Chance Meet
  • Finished 4th place in the javelin at the BYU Robison Invitational and Weber State Twilight Meet 

2016 Indoor 

  • Took 4th place in the weight throw at the 2016 BYU Cougar Invitational 
Junior Year 2018


  • Began the season with a mark of 40.24m in the javelin at the USC Trojan Invitational
  • With a mark of 37.52m in the javelin, she finished 11th at the 40th Annual Aztec Invitational
  • Placed seventh at the UVU Collegiate Invitational in the javelin (40.41m)
  • Took third in the javelin (42.22m) at day one of the Utah/Weber State Spring Classic
  • Threw 41.46m in the javelin at the Beach Invitational 
  • Competed in the BYU Robison Invitational, and finished 9th in the javelin (40.18m)
  • Took third at the Weber State Twilight meet and fourth at the Sacramento State Open
  • Finished the season placing third at the BYU Cougar Invitational with a mark of 42.40m in the javelin
    Senior Year 2019


    • Earned a career best in the shot put with a mark of 13.3m/43-1 at the BYU Robison Invitational
    • Threw a season-best mark of 43.01m/141-1 in the javelin at the Sun Angel Track Classic
    • Competed in 12 meets during the 2019 outdoor season
    Graduate Year

    Redshirt Year

    Medical Redshirt Year