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Breanne Sandberg Athlete Profile

Breanne Sandberg

Breanne Sandberg
Position: Distance Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 2002-2003 | 2006-2007 Hometown: Ranchos Palos Verdes, CA


  • Born 12/25/82 in Torrance, California
  • Parents are Clark and Rose Sandberg
  • Brother Mark played for the BYU men's soccer team
  • Sister Kara was a Cougarette
  • Majoring in business


  • 2001-CC: Redshirted the season.

Before BYU

  • Ran at Palos Verdes Peninsula HS
  • Won cross country league title in 1997, finished second in 2001
  • Placed sixth in the state in cross country, helping her team to the state championship title in California
  • High school cross country team was ranked fifth in the nation
  • Placed sixth in the mile at state championships

2002 | Freshman Year


  • Finished second in the mile at the Illinois Women's Invitational with a season-best mark of 5:02.42
  • Finished fourth in the 3,000m (10:24.19) at the MWC Indoor Championships


  • Finished third in the 5,000m at the Cal Poly Invitational with a time of 17:10.45
  • Ran a season-best 10:28.87 to finish sixth in the top section of the 3,000m steeplechase at the Stanford Invitational
  • Finished second in the 3,000m steeplechase at the MWC Outdoor Championships

2003 | Sophomore Year


  • Won the mile (4:59.21) at the Olympic Oval Invitational
  • Finished third in the 3,000m (9:36.38) at Boise State
  • Took third in the 5,000m (16:22.69) at the Nebraska Husker Invitational
  • Placed third in both the 3,000m (10:16.36) and the 5,000m (18:03.86) at the MWC Indoor Championships


  • Did not compete