Born in Boise, Idaho ... parents are Rex and Elma Harrison ... served a two-year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Czech Republic Prague Mission ... brother, Nathan, ran track and cross country for BYU (1994-2000) ... majoring in civil engineering.
Lettered in both cross country and track while at Meridian High School ... two-time Idaho 5A state champion in the 1,600m and set a school record in the 1,600m with a time of 4:21.1 in 2003 ... three-time All-State (top 20) in cross country ... finished third in the 5A state cross country meet in 2002 ... named to the Meridian HS Hall of Fame for track ... Meridian HS Valedictorian.
Mile: 4:11.58, 1500m: 3:51.13, 800m: 1:55.06, 8K (5-mile): 24:59.5
Pl. Event Time
-- BYU Autumn Classic 21:29.5
26 UC Riverside Invit. 24:59.5
79 Bill Dellinger Invit. 25:55.3
43 BYU Autumn Classic 22:44
30 UVU Invit. 17:09
- BYU Alumni Invit. 21:54
- BYU Autumn Classic 22:09
2003 | Redshirt Year
Ran unattached at the BYU Alumni Invitational (4 mile) with a time of 21:54.5 ... ran unattached at the BYU Autumn Classic (4 mile) with a time of 22:09.3. T&F: Outdoor Ran the 1500m unattached at the Utah State Mark Faldmo Invitational in 4:1
2006 | Freshman Year
Ran unattached at the BYU Autumn Classic (4 mile) with a time of 23:44.7.
2007 | Sophomore Year
Ran unattached at the BYU Autumn Classic (4 mile) with a time of 21:40.5. T&F Indoor: Ran the mile unattached at the BYU Cougar Indoor Meet in 4:26.89 ...
ran the mile at the Mountain States Games indoor meet in 4:25.54. Outdoor: Ran the 1500m at the Cougar Invitational in 4:02.77 ...
took 4th in the 800m (1:55.82) at the Utah State Mark Faldmo Invitational ...
finished 9th in the 1 mile (4:13.92) at the BYU Robison Invitational ...
placed 2nd in the 800m (1:55.06) at the Weber State Wildcat Invitational ...
took 5th in the 1500m at the University of Utah Twilight meet in 3:55.37.
2008 | Junior Year
CC: Competed at the BYU Autumn Classic and finished with a time of 22.45 ... at the Utah Valley Invitational finished with a time of 17.09.5 T&F: Indoor: Placed fourth at the Mountain States Games in the 1-mile with a time of 4:25.54 ... ran the mile at the Bronco Invitational in 4:21.07 ... ran the 800m at the Idaho State Medalist's Invitational in 1:56.57. Outdoor: Ran at the Cougar Invitational with a first-place time of 4:02.77 in the 1,500m ... took 3rd in both the 1500m (3:55.83) and 800m (1:58.29) at the Weber State Wildcat Invitational ... took 4th in the 1500m (3:55.06) and 5th in the 800m (1:56.57) at the Utah State Mark Faldmo Invitational ... placed 5th in the 1 mile (4:11.58) at the BYU Robison Invitational ... came in 3rd in the 1500m (3:52.39) at the BYU Collegiate Tri-Meet ... took 1st in the 1500m (3:52.6) at the Utah Spring Twilight Open ... finished 1st in the 1500m (3:51.13) at the Sacramento State Open.
2009 | Senior Year
Ran the BYU Autumn Classic (4-mile) in a time of 21:29.5 ... finished 26th at the UC Riverside Invitational (8K) in 24:59.5 ... came in 79th place at the Bill Dellinger Invitational.