Lars Kjerengtroen Athlete Profile

Lars Kjerengtroen

Lars Kjerengtroen
Position: Sprints Height: 6-1 Weight: 165 Roster Years: 2002-2005 Hometown: Rapid City



All-America

  • 2005 USTFCCCA D.M.R. (Indoor)

Personal

Born June 1979 in Oslo, Norway ... parents are Liduin and Karen Kjerengtroen ... married to Anya ... majoring in Facilities Management with a minor in Business.

Before BYU

Lettered four years in cross country and four years in track at Stevens HS ... ran 400m hurdles at Weber State.

Stats

BEST MARKS: 400m - 47.9, 800m - 1:49.24, 1,500m - 3:49.11


2002 | Freshman Year

Ran the 800m.

2003 | Sophomore Year

Finished fourth in the 800m (1:53.94) at the Boise State Invitational ... placed fifth in the 800m (1:51.15) Olympic Oval Invitational ... ran the mile in 4:12.54 to finish third at Boise State ... placed fifth in the 800m (1:50.23) at the Olympic Oval Invitational ... took fifth in the 800m (1:54.18) at the MWC Indoor Championships ... ran the 800m in 1:51.83 to finish second at the Willie Williams Classic ... finished seventh in the 800m (1:51.73) at the Stanford Invitational ... placed fourth in the 800m (1:52.22)at the Mesa Classic ... finished 16th in the 800m at the Sun Angel Classic with a time of 1:52.14 ... won the 800m (1:50.0) at the BYU Invitational ... placed third in the 800m (1:51.06) at the MWC Outdoor Championships ... finished seventh at the NCAA Mountain Regional Championships, running the 800m in 1:51.86 ... named All-Conference and an Academic All-American.

2004 | Junior Year

Placed fourth in the 800m with a time of 1:50.35 at the Washington
Invitational ... finished fifth in the 800m (1:54.25) at the MWC Indoor Championships ... won the 800m with a time of 1:51.27 at the Cal Poly Invitational ... ran the 1,500m in 3:49.11 at the Stanford Invitational ... won the 800m at the Robison Invitational with a time of 1:50.34 ... captured fourth in the 800m with a time of 1:51.91 at the MWC Outdoor Championships ... qualified for Nationals with a close fifth place finish in the 800m with a time of 1:49.52 at the NCAA West Regionals ... took 17th in the 800m at Nationals with a lifetime best time of 1:49.24 ... named Academic All-Mountain West Conference.

2005 | Senior Year

Won the 800m with a track record time of 1:51.70 at the BYU Indoor meet ... took third in the mile at the Boise Invitational with a time of 4:12.86 ... placed fifth in the 800m (1:50.39) and team took third in the 4x400m relay (3:13.01) at the Washington Invitational ... took fourth in the 800m (1:55.03) and team won the 4x440 relay (3:15.65) at the MWC Indoor Championships ... ran the 800m in 1:49.33 at the Stanford Invitational ... placed fourth in the 800m at the UCLA Invitational with a time of 1:50.92 ... ran the 400m in 50.02 at the Weber Twighlight to place fifth ... won the 800m at the MWC Outdoor Championships with a time of 1:50.79 ... finished seventh in the 800m at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a time of 1:49.40 ... named Academic All-MWC.