Ulla Virrankoski Athlete Profile

Ulla Virrankoski

Position: Freestyle Height: 5-11 Roster Years: 1978-1982 Hometown: Oulu

Personal

Majoring in physical education ... a swimmer for six years in Finland and at Cyprus High School in Magna, Utah for one year before coming to BYU in 1979 ... former Utah high school record holder in the 50 free ... state champion in the 50 free and 100 free ... won the Outstanding Senior Swimmer award in high school ... in 1979 she was a finalist in AAU regionals and in AIAW regionals ... best times: 50 free (25.07), 100 free (53.64), 200 free (1:57.64) ... former BYU record holder in the 500 free, 200 medley relay, 200 free relay, 800 free relay and 400 free relay ... was named All-Conference in 1980 and 1981 ... in 1981 she scored high in all of her events including the 50 free, 100 free, 200 free, 500 free and 100 IM.