Angela Benson Athlete Profile

Angela Benson

Angela Benson
Position: Distance Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2003 Hometown: Orem, UT Last School: Mountain View High School

Personal

  • Born 3/30/82 in Orem, Utah
  • Parents are Lawrence and Rebecca Benson

Before BYU

  • Lettered in track three years, soccer four years and basketball one year at Mountain View HS
  • Academic all-state in three sports
  • Second team all-state in soccer and basketball
  • First team all-state in track
  • State champion in 300m hurdles

Other College

  • Academic All-American two years at Rick's College
  • Named MVP for cross country and track
  • Named female athlete of the year
  • Regional champion in cross country
  • 2001 NJCAA National Champion in the cross country
  • NJCAA National Champion in the steeple chase and second in the 5,000m
  • Best times are 18:09, 5K; 10:25, steeple chase