Born in Salt Lake City, Utah...parents are Douglas and Gwendolyn Larsen...majoring in psychology.
2000-T&F: finished eighth in the 5000m with a time of 15:34.69 at the BYU Robison Invitational.
2000-CC: covered 5K course at Roy Griak Invitational in 25:57 ... placed fourth (27:10) at Utah State Invitational, finishing second for the team
2001-T&F: took third at the Wildcat Invitational in 3,000m ... 3rd-place finish in 5,000m (15:35.16) at BYU Cougar Invitational.
Named cross country most valuable player in 1995 while running at West Jordan HS...voted most inspirational player on the track team in 1996...earned All-Region honors in 1995...three-time academic letter winner.