Angela Bennion Athlete Profile

Angela Bennion

Position: Sprinter Height: 5-10 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2010-2014 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT Last School: Skyline High School

Personal

  • Born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Parents are John and Sondra Bennion
  • Sister Natalie is currently on the swim team as well
  • Sisters Mary and Julie ran track for BYU
  • Brothers Daniel and Rich played rugby for BYU
  • Majoring in Accounting
  • Participated in high school orchestra

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Skyline High under Joe Pereira
  • State champion in 100 free in 2009-10
  • Was in the championship team at state for the 400 free relay and the 200 free relay
  • Lettered for swimming all four years and twice for water polo
  • Swam club for the Eagle Aquatic Team under Joe Pereira


2010-2011 | Freshman Year

  • Competed in nine dual meets for the Cougars
  • Tallied a first-place win in the 200 free against Air Force
  • Ranked second on the team in the 200 free with her time of 1:51.18
  • Ranked 23rd in the conference for the 100 freestyle
  • Received the Academic All-Conference award as well as the MWC Scholar-Athlete award

2011-2012 | Sophomore Year

  • Competed in eight dual meets for the Cougars
  • Ranked first on the team in the 200 free (1:50.65), fourth in the 100 free (51.85) and fifth in the 50 free (24.00)
  • Ranked eighth in the conference in the  200 free (1:53.93), 12th in the 100 free (51.85) and 18th in the 50 free (24.00)
  • Member of second place 200 free relay team, third place 400 free relay team and third place 800 free relay team 
  • Named to All-Conference team
  • Received Academic All-Conference award

2012-2013 | Junior Year

  • Competed in nine meets for the Cougars
  • Named to the MPSF All-Academic Team
  • Ranked third on the team in the fourth in the 200 Free (1:52.92)
  • Member of fifth place 800 Free Relay (7:23.79) team at conference