Peter Gustafsson Athlete Profile

Peter Gustafsson

Peter Gustafsson
Position: Mid Distance Height: 5-8 Weight: 135 Roster Years: 2005 | 2008-2009 Hometown: Gothenberg

Personal

Born in Gothenburg, Sweden ... moved to California at age 10 ... parents are Bo Gustafsson and Lis Herrey ... brother Jacob also competed for BYU ... father won silver medal in the Olympics for racewalking ... enjoys traveling, tap dancing, salsa and accounting ... married to Nicole ... majoring in economics

Before BYU

Prepped at Mission Viejo High ... finished second in the league in 800m ... 4x400m team finished fifth in state

Summary

MWC Scholar-Athlete (2005, 2009)
Academic All-MWC (2005, 2009)
Indoor - MWC All-Conference (800m 2009)
MWC Championship Team (2008, 2009)
Outdoor - MWC Championship Team (2005, 2009)

Stats

BEST MARKS: 800m-1:54.35



2005 | Freshman Year

Indoor: Redshirted
Outdoor: Named MWC Scholar Athlete and Academic All-MWC ... finished the 800m in 2:00.50 at the Wildcat Invitational ... took third in the 800m at the Robison Invitational with a time of 1:54.35 ... placed eighth in the 800m at the Weber Twilight with a time of 1:54.73

2008 | Sophomore Year

Indoor: Ran the 800m at the BYU Cougar Indoor Meet with a time of 1:56.89 ... at the Boise State Team Invite placed second in the 800m with a time of 1:54.39
Outdoor: Redshirted

2009 | Junior Year

Indoor: Earned All-Conference in the 800m at the MWC Championships, finishing third with a time of 1:52.06 ... ran the mile in 4:01.22 at the Husky Classic ... ran the 800m in 1:51.28 at New Mexico, finishing second
Outdoor: Ran a season-best 1:53.43 in the 800m at the U of U Twilight Meet ... finished the 800m in 1:54.25 at the Robison Invitational