Amy Lyn Bair Athlete Profile

Amy Lyn Bair

Amy Lyn Bair
Position: Distance Height: 5-5 Roster Years: 2000-2002 Hometown: Vancouver, WA

Personal

  • Born 10/28/80 in Vancouver, Washington
  • Parents are Larry and JoAnn Bair

At BYU

  • 1999-CC: red-shirted the season.
  • 2000-CC: third at Stanford Invitational with a time of 18:36 on the 5K course ... ran a time of 22:02 for the 6K course at the MWC Championship to finish 13th ... named second team All-MWC and Academic All-MWC ... finished 2second at NCAA Mountain Regional.
  • 2001-CC: placed second at the Great Race with a time of 18:16.3 on the 5K course ... finished second at the Great American Festival, covering the 5K course in 17:49.2 ... ran a time of 21:37 at the Stanford Invitational to finish 10th on the 6K course ... finished seventh at the Pre-National Invitation with a time of 21:44 ... named Second Team All-MWC after finishing ninth at Mountain West Conference Championships with a season-best time of 21:25 ... 17th-place finish at the Mountain Regional, covering the 6K course in 22:26 ... finished fifth overall at the NCAA Championships, running the 6K course in 21:34.

Before BYU

  • Scholar Athlete of the Year at Mountain View HS in Vancouver
  • Graduated from high school with a 4.0 GPA
  • Voted 1999 senior Girl of the Year
  • Four-year school cross country MVP
  • Holds school records in 1,600m and 3,200m
  • Two-time all-state selection in cross country
  • 1999 state champion in the 3,200m
  • District champion three times in the 3,200m, twice in the 16,00m and twice in cross country
  • Named third team Foot Locker All-West in 1997
  • Finished second at state in cross country in 1997
  • Best times were 5:02.90 (1,600m) and 10:45.30 (3,200m)


2000 | Freshman Year

Indoor: 

  • Finished eighth in the 5,000m at the Mountain West Conference Indoor Championships ...

Outdoor: 

  • Finished eighth in the 10,000m at the MWC Outdoor Championships.

2001 | Sophomore Year

Indoor: 

  • Seventh in 5,000m at Minnesota Classic

Outdoor: 

  • Ran season-best 35:23 in the 10K at the Stanford Invitational
  • Fourth in 10,000m (36:33.00) at MWC Outdoor Championships
  • Cougar Club Scholar Athlete

2002 | Junior Year

Indoor: 

  • Finished seventh in the 5,000m at the MWC Indoor Championships with a time of 18:53.29

Outdoor: 

  • Ran a season-best 35:00.13 to place 11th at the Mt. SAC Relays
  • Fourth in the 10,000m at the MWC Outdoor Championships