Sarah Darby Athlete Profile | The Official Site of BYU Athletics

Sarah Darby Athlete Profile

Sarah Darby

Position: Distance Height: 5-6 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2011-2013 Hometown: San Clemente, CA Last School: San Clemente High School


  • Parents are Cameron and Melissa
  • Has four siblings - Kyle, Paige, Claire and Tess
  • Undeclared Major

Before BYU

  • Prepped at San Clemente High School
  • Coached by Michael Dunne
  • Holds the freshman/sophomore one mile records at the high school
  • Recorded one of the top three cross country times in San Clemente High history
  • Named All-League cross country junior and senior seasons
  • Earned All-State cross country honors as junior
  • League champion in the 1600m in track
  • Named Female Athlete of the Year at San Clemente for 2010
  • Member of Key Club and California Scholarship Federation 


PERSONAL BESTS: 1500m- 4:47.76; Mile- 5:10.75; 3000m- 10:27.59; 5000m- 17:20.48 

2011 | Freshman Year


  • Opened the season with a third place finish in the mile at the BYU Indoor Invitational (5:26.94)
  • Placed 19th at the Snake River Open in the 3000m (10:48.08)
  • Finished 37th in the 3000m in a season best time of 10:27.59 at the UW Invitational


  • Did not compete

2012 | Sophomore Year


  • Began the season with a 14th place finish in the mile in 5:10.75 at the Blue and Orange Opener
  • Competed in the 5000m at the New Balance Invitational and finished 16th in 17:33.93, a career best time


  • Ran the 5000m in 17:20.48 during the Mt. SAC Relays
  • Competed in the 1500m during the BYU-USC-Boise State Tri Meet with a time of 4:47.76

2013 | Junior Year


  • During the Washington Invitational, finished 11th in the 5,000m with a time of 17:42.31


  • Finished ninth in the 5,000m with a time of 17:49.10 at the Sun Angel Classic
  • During the Mt. Sac Relays, placed 20th overall in the 5,000m with a time of 17:04.92