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Sarah Ellett Athlete Profile

Sarah Ellett

Position: Distance Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 1999-2001 Hometown: Loa, UT Last School: Wayne High School


  • Student body president and a Sterling Scholar
  • Enjoys writing, riding horses and fishing
  • Parents are Jan and Mary

Before BYU

  • Four-time state champion in cross country at Wayne High School in Loa, Utah
  • State champion four times in the 3200m and the 1600m and three times in the 800m
  • First place at the Utah All-Star Meet
  • Cross country Athlete of the Year all four years
  • First in the 3200m at the Simplot Games
  • Best times are 2:20 (800m); 5:16 (1600m); 10:41 (3200m)
  • Qualified for regionals in the Foot Locker Cross Country Championships
  • Also lettered in volleyball

1999 | Freshman Year

named MWC cross country freshman of the year after placing eighth at the conference championships...also named to the academic All-MWC team...58th at the NCAA finals.