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Laura Young XC Athlete Profile

Laura Young

Height: 5-6 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2012 | 2015-2016 Hometown: South Jordan , UT Mission: Los Angeles, CA Last School: Bingham High School

Personal

  • Parents are David and Christine Young
  • Has three siblings: Rachel, Rebekah and Allison
  • Psychology major with a minor in Family Studies

Before BYU

  • Personal bests: 1600m- 4:56.0, 3200m- 10:54.0, 5k- 18:40.0, 800m- 2:18.0
  • Earned academic letters during sophomore, junior and senior years
  • Honor roll all four years of high school
  • Named KJZZ Student-Athlete of the week as a senior
  • Bingham High School Athlete of the Year as a sophomore
  • Bingham High School Athlete of the Month as a senior
  • Bingham High School's senior class All-Around Female Athlete
  • Three-time region champion in the 800m
  • Four-time region champion in the 1600m
  • Two-time region champion in the 3200m
  • Two-time region champion in cross country
  • Named All-State in cross country three years in a row
  • Named All-State in the one and two mile during junior season

Stats

 

2016: Junior
Place  Event  Time  Distance
13 Panorama Farms Invitational  17:33.3 5K
59 Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational  21:02.2 6K
8 WCC Championships  21:06.8 6K
28 NCAA DI Mt. Region Championships  20:57.9 6K
72 NCAA DI Championships  20:41.8 6K
2015: Sophomore
Place  Event  Time  Distance
16 BYU Autumn Classic  18:27.5 5K
55  Washington Invitational  21:03.7 6K
10 Wisconsin Invitational  21:18.9 6K
27 WCC Championships  22:13.5 6K
2012: Freshman
Place  Event  Time  Distance
6 Reno Twilight Classic  14:55.0 4K
59  Toledo Bubble Buster  14:14.2 4K
114 Louisville Invitational  18:06.7 5K
19 Wisconsin Invitational (B-race)  21:25.0 6K
27 WCC Championships  21:29.0 6K
65 Mountain Regional Championships  22:14.9 6K


2016 | Junior Year

  • All-WCC First Team
  • WCC All-Academic Team