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Sharon Palmer Athlete Profile

Sharon Palmer

Sharon Palmer
Position: Distance Height: 5-3 Roster Years: 2005-2006 Hometown: Phoenix, AZ


  • Born March 1984 in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Parents are Robert and Mary Palmer

Before BYU

  • Lettered four years in cross country and two years in soccer
  • Took fifth at state in the 3200m
  • Sixth at state in cross country
  • Three-time all-state, four-time all-region

Other College

  • At Paradise Valley Community College, took second at nationals in the indoor 5000m and fourth in the indoor 3000m
  • Placed fourth in the outdoor 5000m and fifth in the outdoor 10000m


BEST TIMES: 3000m - 10:50.90, 5000m - 18:04.95

2005 | Junior Year

Finished fifth in the 3000m at the Boise Invitational with a time of 10:42.42.

2006 | Senior Year

Finished third in the 3000m run with a time of 11:11.37 at the Cougar Indoor Meet ... placed seventh in the 5000m run with a time of 19:08.89 at the Mountain States Games ... Competed in the 3000 meters (10:50.90) at the ASU Invitational ... placed third in the 5000 meters (19:55.19) at the Cougar Invite ... ran in the 5000 meters (18:04.95) at the UCLA Invite ... came in sixth in the 5000 meters (19:16.30) at the BYU Invite ... ran 5000 meters (20:45.13) at the Robison Invitational ... named Scholar Athlete by the Student Athlete Academic Center.