Wendy Harris Athlete Profile

Wendy Harris

Wendy Harris
Position: Distance Height: 5-2 Roster Years: 2007-2008 Hometown: Lund, NV

Personal

  • Born in Provo, Utah
  • Parents are William and Lisa Harris
  • Major is communications

Before BYU

  • Lettered four years in track, two years in cross country and one year in volleyball
  • Holds school record in 800 meters, 1600 meters, 3200 meters, 4x800-meter relay, and cross-country record in the 5K at Lund High School
  • Won 12 individual region titles, three relay titles and a team region title
  • Earned two regional cross country titles
  • Won 10 individual state track titles, two relay titles and two team track titles
  • Set state records in the 800, 1600, 3200, and 4x800 meter events
  • 3200-meter champion at the 2005 Simplot Games
  • Named to the all-state academic team in volleyball
  • Featured in Sports Illustrated
  • Class salutatorian in 2006

Stats

Personal Best: 800 meters- 2:20; 1600 meters- 5:05; 3200 meters- 11:11; 3 mile- 17:58


2007 | Freshman Year

Indoor: 

  • Ran a season-best time of 10:28.30 in the 3000 meters at the Hampton Inn Classic at Boise State University
  • Finished sixth in her heat in the 3000 meters at the University of Washington Invitational
  • Won the 3000m at the New Mexico Invite

Outdoor: 

  • Did not compete