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Spencer Hanson Athlete Profile

Spencer Hanson

Position: Distance Height: 6-1 Weight: 142 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2015-2017 Hometown: Spanish Fork, UT Mission: Puebla North, Mexico Last School: Maple Mountain High School


  • Parents are Carl and Loraine
  • Has three siblings
  • Wife's name is Lauren
  • Was introduced to running by his dad
  • Enjoys mountain biking, fly fishing, backpacking and working on cars
  • Also recruited by Southern Utah, Utah State and Utah Valley

Before BYU

  • 2010 State Champion in the mile
  • 2011 State Champion in the two mile


Personal Bests
Time Event Meet
8:15.81 3000 meters 2015 UW Husky Classic
14:13.15 5000 meters 2015 UW Indoor Invitational
29:22.04 10000 meters 2016 Stanford Invitational

Career Stats

Men's Cross Country Athlete Profile

2015 | Freshman Year


  • Took third overall at the UW Indoor Invitational in the 5000m in 14:13.15 
  • Qualified for the MPSF Indoor Championships 
  • Took 21st overall the the Championships in the 5000m with a time of 14:29.16

2016 | Sophomore Year


  • Placed first overall at the Trojan Invitational in the outdoor 3000m in 8:16.18
  • Took 19th at the Stanford Ivitational in the 10'000m with a time of 29:22.04