Sarah Yingling Athlete Profile

Sarah Yingling

Height: 5-11 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2008-2010 | 2012-2013 Hometown: Alpine, UT Mission: Buenos Aires , Argentina Last School: Mountain View High School

Personal

  • Born in Rochester, Minn., to Joyce and Kirt Yingling
  • Enjoys reading, being with friends and family, playing the violin, doing any sport, listening to music and having fun
  • Majoring in exercise and wellness

Before BYU

  • Ran both cross country and track in high school
  • Placed third in cross country at 5A state meet in 2005
  • Member of two state championship teams, (2004 and 2007)
  • Academic All-State selection
  • Placed first in track in 5A 800M and second in 1,600M (2006)
  • Member of two state championship teams (2005 and 2008)
  • All-American in indoor 5,000m (2005)
  • Academic All-State selection

Summary

  • MWC Scholar-Athlete (2009)
  • MWC Academic All-Conference (2010)

Stats

2010: Sophomore
Place Event Time Distance
12 Bob Firman Invitational 19:08.08 5K
2009: Freshman
Place Event Time Distance
9 BYU Autumn Classic 18:46.30 5K
11 Bib Firman invitational 18:32.30 5K
89 Wisconsin Adidas Invitational 18:54.60 5K
37 Chile Pepper Invitational 22:11.8 6K
55 MWC Championships 24:25.30 6K


2009 | Freshman Year

  • Came in ninth place at the BYU Autumn Classic with a 5K time of 18:46
  • Finished the Bob Firman Invitational in 11th place in 18:32
  • Arrived in 89th place at the Wisconsin Adidas Invitational with a 5K time of 18:54
  • Earned a 37th-place mark at the Chile Pepper Invitational in 22:11
  • Came in 55th place at the MWC Championships, crossing the finish line in 24:25.

2010 | Sophomore Year

  • Competed at the Bob Firman Invitational, placing 12th in 19:08.08.