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Brad Nye Athlete Profile

Brad Nye

Brad Nye
Class: Junior Roster Years: 2013 | 2016 Hometown: Kaysville, UT Mission: Lyon, France Last School: Davis High School


  • Parents are Brad and Colleen
  • Has two brothers and two sisters
  • Brother Jace ran at Weber State
  • Enjoys hiking, rafting, camping and reading
  • Sports hero is U.S. Olympian Andrew Wheating
  • Pre-race ritual is to put spikes and jersey on the night before a race
  • Picked BYU after taking a recruiting trip

Before BYU

  • Started running after his older brother encouraged him in seventh grade
  • High school coach is Corbin Talley
  • Six-time Utah state champion in track
  • Took second at the Utah state cross country championships
  • Hold sthe No. 2  Utah record in the mile (4:04)

Career Stats

Men's Cross Country Athlete Profile 


Personal Bests
Time Event Venue
4:12.81 Mile Iowa State Classic
9:21.01 3000M Steeplechase Trojan Invitational

2016 | Sophomore Year


  • Took tenth place at the Texas A&M Team Invitational in the mile, finishing in 4:!6.14
  • Set a new personal record and finished in 51st overall at the Iowa State Classic in the mile with a time of 4:12.81