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Karen Alexander Athlete Profile

Karen Alexander

Position: Distance Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 1982-1985 Hometown: Northland


  • 1982 AIAW 2-mile relay (Indoor)
  • 1983 USTFCA 2-mile relay (Indoor)


  • Majoring in P.E.-Coaching
  • Hometown in Northland, New Zealand

Before BYU

  • Provincial champion in the 800-meters
  • Finalist in New Zealand's junior women's 800m


  • AIAW Indoor All-American: 1982 (2-mile relay)
  • NCAA Indoor All-American: 1983 (2-mile relay)


BYU Indoor Record Holder: 880yds- 2:16.76; Two-Mile Relay- 8:57.41
BYU Outdoor Record Holder: Two-Mile Relay- 9:00.40; Distance Medley- 11:44.10

1982 | Freshman Year

A member of the sixth-place two-mile relay team at NCAA Outdoor Championships, earning All-American honors...named AIAW All-District for indoor track.

1983 | Sophomore Year

Earned All-American honors as a member of fourth-place two-mile relay team.