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Janell Burgon Athlete Profile

Janell Burgon

Position: Distance Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 1982-1985 Hometown: Santa Fe, NM


  • 1982 AIAW 2-mile relay (Indoor)


  • Majoring in elementary education
  • Hometown is Santa Fe, New Mexico

Before BYU

  • High School All-American for second place in a national cross country meet


BYU Indoor Record Holder: Two-Mile- 10:16.04; Distance Medley- 11:26.14

1982 | Freshman Year

Placed 16th at cross country nationals, earning All-America honors...ran a leg on the sixth place BYU two-mile relay team at Nationals, earning All-America honors...named All-IAC in cross country.

1983 | Sophomore Year

All-HCAC in cross country.

1984 | Junior Year

All-HCAC in cross country...won outdoor 10000m at conference championships, earning All-HCAC honors...ran 10000m in 33:44.11 at NCAA Championships to qualify for the Olympic trials exhibition; finished 22nd at the exhibition.