Tyler Sorensen Athlete Profile

Tyler Sorensen

Position: Sprints Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2014-2015 Hometown: Richfield , UT Mission: CO, Denmark Last School: Richfield High School


  • Hometown is Richfield, Utah
  • Parents are Dave and Mindy 
  • Has two siblings, Derek and Emily
  • Younger brother Derek won the 2013 2A state 100 and 200-meter dash as a junior
  • Eagle Scout
  • Enjoys hunting, fishing, football, basketball, watching sports (especially BYU sports), the gospel, and being with friends and family

Before BYU

  • Won Utah state titles in the 100m, 200m and 400m in 2011 
  • Awarded the 2011 3A State MVP for track and field
  • Awarded the 2011 Utah Gatorade Athlete of the Year
  • Won the Golden Hour 100-meter dash at the 2011 BYU Invitational
  • Holds five track records at Richfield High School
  • Three-time Region 100-meter champion
  • Earned nine lettermen awards in high school athletics
  • All-State Football, played free safety and quarterback (3 year starter)
  • Starting point guard on varsity basketball team



Personal Bests
Time Event Venue
7.10* 60 meters 2014 BYU Indoor Invitational
11.11 100 meters 2014 Trojan Invitational
36.63* 300 meters 2014 BYU Indoor Invitational

*- Unattached

Career Stats

2014 | Freshman Year

  • Competed unattached and took sixth in the 300m (36.62) and eighth in the 60m (7.14) at the BYU Indoor Invitational


  • Placed 12th in the 100m at the Trojan Invitational in 11.11