Jason Dorais Athlete Profile

Jason Dorais

Jason Dorais
Position: Mid Distance Height: 5-11 Weight: 160 Roster Years: 2001 | 2004-2007 Hometown: Pleasant Grove



All-America

  • 2005 USTFCCCA D.M.R. (Indoor)
  • 2006 USTFCCCA D.M.R. (Indoor)

Personal

Born May 1982 in Eugene, Ore. ... parents are Mike and Ann Dorais ... served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Managua, Nicaragua.

Before BYU

Set the state record in the 4x800m relay in 1999 ... named school Athlete of the Year ... track and football team captain ... team was state football champions in 1999.

Stats

BEST TIMES: 800m - 1:49.5, 400m - 49.3


2001 | Freshman Year

Took third in the 800m at the MWC Indoor Championships.

2004 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted the season.

2005 | Sophomore Year

Placed second and broke a track record in the 800m at the BYU Indoor Invitational with a time of 1:52.09 ... took second in the 800m at the Mountain States Games (1:52.35) ... team took seventh in the distance medley for a new school record at the NCAA Indoor Championships (9:37.09) to receive All-American honors ... finished sixth in the 800m at the Stanford Invitational (1:49.51) and UCLA Invite (1:51.37) ... placed second in the 800m at the Robison Invitational with a time of 1:49.71 ... ran the 800m at the MWC Outdoor Championships with a time of 1:51.55 to place fifth ... named MWC Scholar Athlete and Academic All-MWC.

2006 | Junior Year

Placed second in the mile at the Cougar Indoor Meet with a time of 4:16.47 ... finished second in the 800m at the Lobo Indoor Invitational with a time of 1:51.93, only five-tenths of a second behind Utep's Dominic Tanui ... ran in the sixth-place 4x400m relay at the Lobo Indoor Invitational 3:18.39 ... finished sixth in the 800m at the UW Indoor Invitational with a time of 1:51.08 ... ran in the 4x400m relay at the UW Indoor Invitational who placed ninth with a time of 3:23.54 ... placed second in the 800m at the New Balance Indoor Invitational with a time of 1:51.80 ... finished 11th in the 800m at the Husky Indoor Classic with a time of 1:51.35 ... placed third in the 800m at the MWC Indoor Championships with a time of 1:51.22 ... ran in the distance medley relay who won the MWC Indoor Championships title with a time of 10:00.73 and set a new track and meet record ... ran on the distance medley relay team that ran a time of 9:37.92 to take second at the NCAA Indoor Championships ... finished the 800m in a time of 1:50.84 at the Stanford Invitational ... qualified for regionals with a time of 1:50.21 at the UCLA Invitational ... named All-Academic Athlete by the USTF Coaches Associations and Scholar Athlete by the Student Athlete Academic Center.

2007 | Senior Year

Won his section of the 800 meters at the Husky Classic ... ran his fastest time in the 800 meters (1:51.79) to place third at the MWC Indoor Championships ... named to the All-MWC Indoor Team ... placed third in the 800 meters at the Monterey, Mexico meet ... ran a season-best 1:49.92 to place fifth in the 800 meters at the Stanford Invitational ... placed fourth in the 800 meters at the Mt. SAC Relays ... competed in the 800 meters at the West Regional meet.