Michaelanne Laurent Athlete Profile

Michaelanne Laurent

Position: Distance Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2010-2012 Hometown: Henderson, NV Last School: Coronado High School

Personal

  • Parents are Christopher and Laura Laurent
  • Enjoys reading, writing, hiking, playing the violin, traveling, and trying new things
  • Majoring in English

Before BYU

  • Four-year letterwinner in track and cross country at Coronado HS in Henderson, Nevada
  • AP scholar, graduating with honors
  • Named the school's Most Improved Runner and was a three-time MVP
  • Named to the all-region team for three years
  • An all-state runner
  • Named a four-time MVP and was a two-time regional champion in the 800m, 1600m, and the 3200m
  • Regional record holder
  • State champion in the 1600m and 3200m

Stats

PERSONAL BESTS: 800m- 2:15.22; 1000m- 2:57.51; 1500m- 4:28.84; Mile- 4:49.23; 3000m- 9:36.71; 5000m- 16:27.09

2010 | Freshman Year

Indoor:

  • Began BYU career at the Bengal Shootout, placing sixth in the mile (5:06.97)
  • Ran a personal indoor best 800m (2:19.41) at the Cherry and Silver Invitational
  • Finished 15th at the New Balance Invitational in the 1000m (2:57.51)
  • Ran a personal best mile (4:49.23) at the Husky Classic
  • Finished sixth at the MWC Indoor Championships in the mile (5:01.02)

Outdoor:

  • Finished third in the 1500m (4:31.54) and fifth in the 800m (2:15.22) at the Spring Break Classic
  • Placed second in the 1500m (4:32.46) at the Sun Angel Classic
  • Competed in the 1500m (4:32.06) at the Mt. Sac Relays

2011 | Sophomore Year

Indoor:

  • Opened season with a 10:18.76 finish in the 3000m at the Snake River Open, good enough for sixth place
  • Finished eighth in the mile at the New Balance Invitational with a 4:50.09 finish
  • Placed ninth in the mile at the MWC Indoor Championships with a time of 5:04.46

Outdoor:

  • Placed third in the 1500m at the Aztec Invitational with a 4:35.06 finish
  • Took fourth in the 1500m at the Stanford Invitational (4:34.88)
  • Ran a season best time of 4:31.43 in the 1500m at the Sun Angel Classic
  • Placed third in the 1500m at the Robison Invitational (4:50.67) and BYU Twilight Meet (4:40.22)

2012 | Junior Year

Indoor: 

  • Finished eighth in the mile at the Blue and Orange Opener in 4:59.27
  • Ran the 3000m in 9:40.99 at the UW Invitational 
  • Finished the 3000m in 9:50.56 at the UW Husky Classic 
  • Ended the indoor season with a personal best performance in the 3000m (9:36.71) at the MPSF Championships

Outdoor:

  • Placed eighth in the 1500m with a time of 4:28.84 in the USC Invitational
  • Finished 15th in the 5000m in 16:24.79 at the Mt. SAC Relays
  • Named a MPSF All-Academic Scholar-Athlete