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Nan Evans Athlete Profile

Nan Evans

Nan Evans
Position: Distance Height: 5-4 Roster Years: 2000-2002 Hometown: Bountiful, UT Last School: Bountiful High School


  • 2001 USTFCA 3,000-meter Steeplechase (Outdoor)


  • Born in Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Parents are Baird and Alyson Evans

Before BYU

  • Utah state high school record holder and three-time state champion in the 800m
  • Ranked fifth in the nation in the indoor 800m
  • 1600m state champion her senior year
  • Holds Bountiful High School records in the 400m, 800m, 1600m and in cross country
  • Finished fourth in state cross country as a senior
  • Part of the record-breaking 4x800m Utah team at the Great Southwest Classic
  • Her best times are 2:11.55 in the 800m and 5:05 in the 1600m

2000 | Freshman Year


  • Did not compete 


  • Set a personal record of 4:33.63 in the 1500m at the Mt. SAC Relays
  • Finished fourth at the Utah Collegiate Championships in 4:38.34
  • Ran the 800m in 2:09.34 at the Cardinal Qualifier
  • Finished fourth in the 1500m at the Mountain West Conference Championships in 4:40.79
  • Ran 4:38.2 in the 1500m for a 4th place finish at the USATF Junior Nationals, earning Junior All-America honors
  • Went on to compete in an international meet in Montreal, Canada as a member of the USA Jr. Track Team, running the 1200m for the winning USA distance medley relay team