Nate Rencher Athlete Profile

Nate Rencher

Nate Rencher
Position: Hurdles Height: 6-4 Weight: 190 Roster Years: 2004-2007 Hometown: Idaho Falls

Personal

Born July 1982 in Idaho Falls, Idaho ... served in the Kiev, Ukraine Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints ... married Megan Tucker December 2005 ... graduated with a bachelors degree in Biology in 2006 ... working on a masters in exercise psychology

Before BYU

Letter three years in track and field ... also lettered in tennis and football ... earned All-Conference honors ... state champion in the 110m and 300m hurdles ... also competed at Ricks College.




2004 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted the season.

2005 | Freshman Year

Captured fourth in the 400m hurdles at the Arizona State Invitational with a time of 52.40 ... competed at outdoor regionals ... placed third in the 400m hurdles at the MWC Outdoor Championships with a time of 51.42 ... named MWC Scholar Athlete and Academic All-MWC.

2006 | Sophomore Year

Tied for third in the 60m hurdles at the Cougar Indoor Meet ... Finished eighth in the 60m hurdles (8.33), 14th in the 400m (49.66) and ran in the eighth-place 4x400m relay team (3:19.83) at the Lobo Indoor Invitational ... finished eighth in the 60m hurdles (8.41), ninth in the 200m (22.63) and ran with the third-place 4x400m relay team (3:12.37) at the UW Indoor Invitational ... competed in the 400m (49.69), 60m hurdles (8.50) and 4x400m relay (3:14.47) at the New Balance Indoor Invitational ... finished seventh in the 60m hurdles (8.34) and 16th in the 400m (49.48) at the Husky Indoor Classic ... finished fifth in the 60m hurdles (8.32), 11th in the 400m (49.04) and team won the distance medley relay (1:00.73) at the MWC Indoor Championships ... Won first place with the 4x100 team (40.38) and competed in the 200 meters (22.11) at the Williams Classic ... participated in the 400 hurdles (52.61) at the Texas Relays ... placed third in the 110 hurdles (14.19) and fifth in the 400 hurdles (52.39) at the Robison invitational ... won the MWC title in the 110 hurdles (14.19) and 4x400 relay (3:06.40) and helped the second place 4x100 relay team (40.70) at the Mountain West conference Championship meet ... was on the fourth place 4x400 relay team (3:07.06) and placed sixth in the 400 hurdles (51.92) at the West Regional meet ... named All-Academic Athlete by the USTF Coaches Associations and Scholar Athlete by the Student Athlete Academic Center.

2007 | Junior Year

Ran a season-best time in the 200 meters (22.63 seconds) at the Dan DeHart Invitational ... competed in the 60-meter hurdles at the New Balance meet in New York ... ran season-best marks in the 60-meter hurdles (8.08 seconds) and the 400 meters (48.54 seconds) to finish third and sixth at the MWC Indoor Championships ... named to the All-MWC Indoor Team ... Finished eighth with a season-best 48.79 seconds in the 400 meters at the Monterey, Mexico meet ... placed third in the 400 hurdles at the ASU/ Cliff Bar Invitational ... took third in the 110 hurdles and fourth in the 400 hurdles at the UCLA Rafer Johnson meet ... won the 110 hurdles (14.26 seconds), placed second in the 400 hurdles and ran on the second-place 4x400 relay team that ran a season-best time of 3:10.56 at the Robison Invitational ... won the 110 hurdles (14.18 seconds), came in third in the 400 hurdles and third in the 4x400 relay at the MWC Championship meet ... named to the All-MWC Team ... ran season-best times in the 110 hurdles (14.15 seconds) and 400 hurdles (51.70 seconds) at the West Region meet.