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Talya Kussee Athlete Profile

Talya Kussee

Talya Kussee
Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2009-2010 Hometown: Fruit Heights, UT Last School: Davis High School


  • Born in Twin Falls, Idaho
  • Enjoys playing the piano and percussion, competition, lifeguarding, mathematics, drawing, boating, trying different crafts, and serving with others
  • Open major

Before BYU

  • Earned varsity letters in track and cross country at Davis HS in Kaysville, Utah
  • Graduated with high honors
  • Member of a region championship team and helped the team to two state championships
  • Helped the team to a ninth-place finish at the high school nationals


Best Times
2010: Soph.
Pl.   Event                           Time
2009: Fr.
Pl.    Event                           Time
30    BYU Autumn Classic*            20:08.7
* - Unattached

2009 | Freshman Year

  • Ran unattached at the BYU Autumn Classic, crossing the finish line in 30th place with a 5K time of 20:08.