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Tara Haynes Athlete Profile

Tara Haynes

Tara Haynes
Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 1996-2000 Hometown: Orem, UT


Born in Provo, Utah...parents are John and Peggy Haynes...majoring in piano performance.

Before BYU

Holds Orem High School record in 800m...800m state champion.

1997 | Freshman Year

WAC Freshman of the Year...placed 27th at the NCAA Championships in 17:22...Academic All WAC...was BYU's top runner at the College of Southern Idaho Invitational...Cougar Club Scholar-Athlete.

1998 | Sophomore Year

finished first on the team and second overall at the Fresno Invitational in a season-best 17:29...placed 17th at the Stanford Invitational, 10th at the BYU Autumn Classic and 7th at the WAC Championships...ran at the NCAA Championships and finished in 77th place.

1999 | Junior Year

Finished fifth for BYU and 26th overall at the Stanford Invitational, recording a season-best 17:47...Academic All-MWC.