Kathryn Vidmar Athlete Profile

Kathryn Vidmar

Position: Distance Height: 5-2 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2010-2014 Hometown: Trabuco Canyon, CA Last School: Tesoro High School

Personal

  • Born in Newport Beach, California to Peter and Donna Vidmar
  • Parents competed on the gymnastics teams at UCLA
  • Enjoys singing, playing the guitar, surfing, skateboarding, eating ice cream, being with friends and family, and vacations to Hawaii and Lake Powell

Before BYU

  • Four-year letterwinner in cross country at Tesoro HS in Trabuco Canyon, California
  • Was the school's valedictorian, graduating with a perfect 4.0 GPA
  • Named the Most Improved Runner as a junior and received the team's High Performance Award as a senior
  • Helped team qualify for CIF for three seasons

Stats

 PERSONAL BESTS: 1,500m- 4:51.59; Mile- 5:22.83; 3,000m- 10:46.27; 5,000m- 17:20.51; 10,000m- 36:21.00 



2010 | Freshman Year

Indoor:

  • Kicked off BYU career at the BYU Indoor Meet, taking sixth in the mile (5:22.84)
  • Placed 16th at the Bengal Shootout in the 3000m (10:46.27)
  • Took eighth at the Cherry and Silver Invitational in the 3000m (10:59.17)
  • Finished 11th at the Mountain States Games in the 5000m (19:01.19).

Outdoor:

  • Competed at the BYU Cougar Invitational, placing fourth in the 5000m (18:39.91)
  • Competed at the Mt. Sac Relays, finishing 33rd in the 10000m (38.02.92)

2011 | Sophomore Year

Indoor:

  • Opened season with a fourth place finish in the 3000m at the BYU Indoor Invitational (10:49.41)
  • Won the 5000m at the Jackson's Invitational (18:40.99)

Outdoor:

  • Finished 11th in the 5000m at the Aztec Invitational in 18:08.07
  • Placed seventh in the 1500m at the UVU Invitational (4:51.59)
  • Ended season competing in the 10000m at the Mt. SAC Relays (37:13.92)

2012 | Junior Year

Indoor: 

  • Began the season with a 13th place finish in the 5,000m in a career best time of 17:25.21 at the UW Invitational 
  • Competed in the 5,000m (18:09.48) at the Husky Classic

2013 | Senior Year

Indoor:

  • During the Washington Invitational, finished 10th in the 5,000m with a time of 17:23.09
  • Finished 53rd in the 5,000m at the Husky Classic with a time of 17:20.51
  • Placed 17th in the 5,000m with a time of 17:42.90 at the MPSF Indoor Championships