Taryn Lawson Athlete Profile

Taryn Lawson

Height: 5-2 Hometown: Huntington Beach, CA

Personal

Born 10/22/76 in Bellfower, California...parents are Jon and Elsie Lawson...majoring in physical education.

Before BYU

earned All-League honors 1993-1995 while running at Ocean View HS...All-Region in cross country...All-Region in the 1600m and the 3200m...finished in 9th place overall to lead her team to the State Cross Country Championship in 1993...named Niketown Athlete of the Month and Coca-Cola Athlete in 1995...earned All-America honors in cross country and track while running at Rick's College...ran on Rick's national champion cross country team in 1995 and 1997...named All-American in cross country in '97...region champion in the 1500m in '97...earned All-America honors in track for the 4x800m in '96 and for the 1500m in '97.