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Spencer Gardner Athlete Profile

Spencer Gardner

Spencer Gardner
Position: Distance Height: 6-0 Weight: 145 Class: Sophomore Hometown: Springville, UT Mission: Oslo, Norway Last School: Springville High School


  • Born in Provo, Utah
  • Parents are Dee and Terri
  • Two older siblings have attended BYU
  • Dad is a professor in linguistics and English language at BYU
  • Pursuing a B.S. in Computer Science

Before BYU

  • Graduated with honors from Springville High School
  • 4A state champion in the 3,200m in 2007, runner-up in 2006 for 4A cross country, runner-up in 2007 1,600m run, runner-up in the 1,600m/3,200m run 2008
  • Two-time Region VII cross country champion
  • Voted cross country athlete of the year in 2007
  • Placed third at the Bob Firman XC Invitational 2007, fourth in the Simplot mile run
  • Lettered four years in track and cross country
  • Captain of the track team in 2008
  • All-State in track and XC for three years
  • Recruited by Georgetown, Weber State, SUU and Washington