OU Track and Field BIO
Makayla Stephens
Player Profile:
Makayla Stephens 1947277
Position: Multis
Height: 5'11"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Atoka, Okla.
High School: Atoka
Major: Pre-Med

• 2017 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (Pentathlon)
• 2016 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (Heptathlon)
• 2016 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (Pentathlon, Triple Jump)
• 2015 Big 12 Outdoor Scorer (Heptathlon)
• 2015 Big 12 Indoor Scorer (Pentathlon)

Indoor Collegiate Bests
Long Jump: 18-09.75 (5.73m), 2015
Shot Put: 37-07.25 (11.46m), 2017
High Jump: 5-07.00 (1.70m), 2015
60-Meter Hurdles: 8.85, 2017
800-Meter Run: 2:26.23, 2015
400-Meter Dash: 1:00.25, 2016
Triple Jump: 40-05.00 (12.32m), 2016
600-Yard Run: 1:33.12, 2017
Pentathlon: 3,842 points, 2015

Outdoor Collegiate Bests
100-Meter Dash: 12.38, 2015
100-Meter Hurdles: 14.02, 2016
High Jump: 5-09.25 (1.76m), 2015
Shot Put: 38-04.75 (11.70m), 2016
200-Meter Dash: 25.22, 2015
Long Jump: 19-4.00 (5.89m), 2015
Javelin Throw: 111-05.00 (33.97m), 2015
800-Meter Run: 2:24.95, 2015
Triple Jump: 39-07.00 (12.06m), 2016

2017
(Outdoor)
Finished fourth in the high jump at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a height of 5-7.00 (1.70m)... Finished 14th (12th among college athletes) in the 100-meter hurdles at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 14.47... Finished 31st (24th among college athletes) in the 200-meter dash at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 25.76. (Indoor) Finished third in the pentathlon at the Big 12 Indoor Championship recording 3780 points: Finished sixth in the 60-meter hurdles with a personal best time of 8.85 for 941 points, tied for fourth in the high jump with a height of 5-05.75 (1.67m) for 818 points, finished sixth in the long jump with a mark of 18-05.00 (5.61m) for 732 points, finished third in the shot put with a throw of 36-02.25 (11.03m) for 597 points and finished 12th in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:30.07 for 692 points... Competed in the triple jump at the Big 12 Indoor Championship but did not record a mark... Finished tied for 13th in the high jump at the Tyson Invitational with a height of 5-03.00 (1.60m)... Finished third in the high jump at the Armory Track Invitational with a height of 5-03.00 (1.60m)... Ran a time of 8.92 in the preliminary heats of the 60-meter hurdles at the Armory Track Invitational but did not advance to the semi-finals... Won the pentathlon at the J.D. Martin Invitational with 3645 points: Finished second in the 60-meter hurdles with a personal best time of 8.88 for 935 points, tied for first in the high jump with a height of 5-06.50 (1.69m) for 842 points, won the shot put with a personal best mark of 37-07.25 (11.46m) for 625 points,  won the long jump with a mark of 18-01.00 (5.51m) for 703 points, and finished seventh in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:42.87 for 540 points... Finished third in the high jump at the Mark Colligan Memorial with a height of 5-05.00 (1.65m)... Finished fifth in the long jump at the Mark Colligan Memorial with a mark of 17-11.50 (5.47m)... Finished ninth in the 600-yard run at the Sooner Opener with a time of 1:33.12... Finished fifth in the 60-meter hurdles at the Sooner Opener with a time of 9.13... Finished second in the high jump at the Sooner Opener with a jump of 5-01.25 (1.56m). 

2016
(Outdoor)
 Finished fifth in the heptathlon at the Big 12 Championship recording 5,017 points: Won the 100-meter hurdles with a personal best time of 14.02 for 976 points, shared third in the high jump with a mark of 5-4.50 (1.64m) for 783 points, was the runner-up in the shot put with a personal best mark of 38-4.75 (11.70m) for 641 points, finished seventh in the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.75 for 819 points, shared fifth in the long jump with a mark of 17-7.50 (5.37m) for 663 points, placed sixth in the javelin with a mark of 95-11.00 (29.25m) for 462 points and finished ninth in the 800-meter run with a itme of 2:31.56 for 673 points...Placed 12th in the triple jump at the Big 12 Championship with a personal best mark of 39-7.00 (12.06m)... Finished seventh in the 100-meter hurdles at the Payton Jordan Invitational with a time of 14.26... Finished 11th in the shot put at the Payton Jordan Invitational with a distance of 35-10.00 (10.92m)... Finished seventh in the long jump at the Payton Jordan Invitational with a distance of 18-09.75 (5.73m)... Placed 14th in the javelin at the John Jacobs Invitational with a mark of 105-09.50(32.24m)... Finished sixth in the 100-meter hurdles at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 14.26... Placed 20th in the 100-meter dash at the John Jacobs Invitational with a time of 12.40... Finished 12th in the high jump at the Battle on the Bayou with a mark of 5-3.00(1.60m)... Ran the second leg of the 4x400 meter relay that finished 11th at the Battle on the Bayou with a time of 3:58.05... Finished 22nd in the heptathlon at the Texas Relays with 4,886 points: finished 19th in the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 14.27 for 941 points, 21st in the high jump with a mark of 5-03.00 (1.60m) for 736 points, 18th in the shot put with a new personal best mark of 36-02.25 (11.03m ) for 597 points, 22nd in the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.77 for 817 points, 21st in the long jump with a mark of 17-11.75 (5.48m) for 694 points, 27th in the javelin throw with a mark of 94-03.00 (28.74m) for 453 points, and 23rd in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:33.63 for 648 points... Ran the first leg of the 4x100 meter relay that finished fourth at the Bobby Lane Invitational with a time of 46.14... Finished 15th in the 100-meter hurdles at the Bobby Lane Invitational with a time of 14.60... Placed sixth in the 100-meter hurdles at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 14.36... Finished 20th in the javelin competition at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a 106-9.00 mark... Came in 37th in the 200-meter dash at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 25.77. (Indoor) Finished sixth in the pentathlon at the Big 12 Indoor Championships with 3,755 points: finished tied for fourth in the shot put with 35-05.25 (10.80m) for 582 points, 12th in the long jump with 17-06.25 (5.34m) for 654 points, tied for third in the high jump with 5-06.50 (1.69m) for 842 points, ninth in the 60-meter hurdles with 8.99 for 912 points, sixth in the 800-meter run with 2:24.39 for 765 points... Finished eighth in the triple jump at the Big 12 Indoor Track and Field Championships with a mark of 40-05.00 (12.32m)... Finished 77th in the 400-meter dash at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational with a time of 1:00.25... Finished eighth in the pentathlon with 3,517 points at the Razorback Invitational: came in seventh in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:31.26 for 677 points, finished ninth in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 9.20 for 869 points, finished ninth in the high jump with a clearance of 5-03.00 (1.60m) for 736 points, finished ninth in the long jump with a mark of 17-06.75 (5.35m) for 657 points, placed eighth in shot put with 35-03.00 (10.74m) for 578 points... Finished 10th in the 60-meter hurdles at the Texas A&M Quadrangular with a time of 9.18... Ran the second leg of the distance medley at the Texas A&M Quadrangular that won with a time of 12:08.82... Placed sixth at the Texas A&M Quadrangular in the high jump with a mark of 5-02.25 (1.58m)... Placed second in the long jump at the J.D. Martin Invitational with a mark of 18-10.50 (5.75m)... Finished third in the 60-meter hurdles at the J.D. Martin Invitational with a time of 9.00... Ran the anchor leg of the 4x440 yard relay that finished fourth at the J.D. Martin Invitational with a time of 4:06.92. 

2015
(Outdoor)
Qualified for NCAA West prelims in the high jump and finished with a clearance of 5-6.00... Runner-up in the heptahtlon at the Big 12 Championship: Finished fourth in the 200-meter dash with a personal best time of 25.22 for 867, placed seventh in the 800-meter run with a personal best time of 2:24.95 for 758 points, won the 100-meter hurdles on a 14.15 personal best effort for 957 points, tied for second in the high jump with a 5-09.25 (1.76m) personal best  mark for 928 points, was runner-up in the long jump with an effort of 18-01.75 (5.53m) for 709 points, placed fifth in the shot put with a personal best mark of 34-07.00 (10.54m) for 565 points, placed third in the javelin throw with a 111-05.00 (33.97m) personal best mark for 552 points... Placed sixth in the high jump at the Longhorn Invitational with a height of 5-5.00 (1.65m)... Earned fifth in the long jump at the Penn Relays with a mark of 18-10.75 (5.76m)... Finished fifth in the long jump at the John Jacobs Invitational with a leap of 19-4.00 (5.89m)... Finished third in the long jump at the Rafer Johnson-Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational with a leap of 17-09.75 (5.43m)... Finished 15th in the javelin throw at the Baylor Invitational with an effort of 103-02 (31.44m)... Finished 13th in the 100-meter hurdles at the Baylor Invitational with a time of 14.61... Came in 17th in the 100-meter dash at the Baylor Invitational with a time of 12.38... Finished 14th in the heptathlon with 5,067 points at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays: earned 882 points in the 100-meter hurdles for a time of 14.70, earned 806 points in the high jump with a clearance of 5-05.25 (806), earned 556 points in the shot put with an effort of 30-02 (10.41m), earned 836 points in the 200-meter dash with a time of 25.56, earned 771 points in the long jump with an effort of 18-10 (5.74m), earned 496 points in the javelin throw with an effort of 101-10 (31.04m), earned 720 points in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:27.89... Finished ninth in the 100-meter dash at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 12.40... Finished sixth in the 100-meter hurdles at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a time of 14.46. (Indoor) Finished seventh in the pentathlon at the Big 12 Indoor Championships with 3,842 points: finished sixth in the shot put with 34-05.00 (10.49m) for 562 points, fourth in the long jump with 18-09.75 (5.73m) for 768, tied for fifth in the high jump with 5-06.50 (1.69m) for 842 points, sixth in the the 60-meter hurdles with 8.91 for 929 points, ninth in the 800-meter run with 2:26.23 for 741 points... Finished 17th in the high jump at the Big 12 Indoor Championship with an effort of 5-05.25 (1.66m)... Came in 11th in the high jump at the Tyson Invitational with a clearance of 5-05.75 (1.67m)... Finished sixth in the pentathlon with 3,682 points at the Razorback Invitational: came in seventh in the 800-meter run with a time of 2:32.49 for 662 points, finished eighth in the 60-meter hurdles with a time of 9.10 for 889 points, finished fifth in the high jump with a clearance of 5-07.00 (1.70m) for 855 points, finished fifth in the long jump with a new best of 18-01.00 (5.51m) for 703 points, placed fifth in shot put with a new best of 35-00.25 (10.67m) for 573 points... Placed 15th in long jumps at the Texas A&M Quadrangular after jumping a distance of 15-08.25 (4.78m)... Finished fourth in the long jump with a distance of 17-04.25 (5.29m) at the J.D. Martin Invitational... Finished 20th in shot put with a throw of 31-06.50 (9.61m) at the J.D. Martin Invitational.

High School
Named the 2014 Jim Thorpe Female Athlete of the Year in track… Made 2014 basketball and track and field All-State… Named the 2014 team captain for basketball and track teams.

Personal
Daughter of Stacey Washington and Tina Stephens… Has four siblings: Garland, Adam, Devante’ and Serenity… Majoring in pre-med… Cousin to Jerry Cantrel, member of Alice in Chains… Brother, Chris Washington played basketball for OU from 2010-2012.

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