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Tiffany Rust Athlete Profile

Tiffany Rust

Tiffany Rust
Position: Distance Height: 5-6 Roster Years: 2002-2003 Hometown: Pennington, NJ


  • Born 2/21/81 in Trenton, New Jersey
  • Parents are Thomas and Karen Rust

Before BYU

  • Started running cross country her senior year at Hopewell Valley Central HS
  • Set Mercer County cross country record on her way to winning the county title
  • Finished fourth in sectionals and third in state for cross country
  • State runner-up in the indoor two-mile
  • Placed seventh in the 2000 Brown Invitational for cross country
  • Transferred to BYU from University of Connecticut

2002 | Sophomore Year


  • Finished sixth in the 3,000m at the Wildcat Invitational with a time of 10:53.85
  • Ran a season-best 17:41.14 to finish 11th at the Husker Invitational
  • Finished 11th in the 5,000m at the MWC Indoor Championships


  • Took fourth in the 5,000m at the Cougar Invitational
  • Ran a time of 17:37.01 in the 5,000m at the Mt. SAC Relays

2003 | Junior Year


  • Did not compete 


  • Ran a time of 36:52.51 in the 10,000m to finish 19th at the Mt. SAC Relays