Alyssa Christensen 
            event: sprints, hurdles  
            height: 5-6
            year: junior
            hometown: Cottonwood, Calif.
            last school: West Valley HS
SOPHOMORE - (2009):
  • Started her sophomore indoor season with a fourth place 60m Hurdle finish at the Bengal Shootout (9.04)
  • Took eighth at the Bronco Invitational in the 60m Hurdles (9.35) and eighth in the 200m (26.08)
  • Finished with a season-best time of 8.91 in the 60m hurdles at the Air Force Invitational
  • Started the outdoor season with ninth place finishes in both the 100m Hurdles (14.79) and 400m Hurdles (1:07.16) at the Baldly Castillo Classic
  • Placed third at the Cougar Invite in the 100m Hurdles (14.98)
  • Grabbed a third place finish with a season best time of 1:02.25 at the BYU Invitational Tri-Meet
FRESHMAN - (2008):
  • Began her BYU indoor track career competing in the 300m (43.88) and placing in the top ten in the 60m hurdles (9.85) at the BYU Indoor Meet
  • Took seventh in the 60m hurdles (9.17) at the Lumberjack Invitational
  • Placed fifth in the 400m (1:02.33) at the NWU Invitational
  • Competed in the 200m (26.37) and 60m hurdles (9.33) at the Air Force Invitational
  • In outdoor, placed in the top ten in the 400m hurdles (1:07.35) at the Willie Williams Classic
  • Finished fifth in the 100m hurdles (15.67) and took second in the 400m hurdles (1:02.25) at the BYU Cougar Invitational
BEFORE BYU:
  • Lettered all four years in track and swimming
  • Four time Northern California section league champion
  • 2006 and 2007 North Athletic League champion in 100m hurdles, 300m hurdles, 100m dash and 4x100
  • 2005 North Ahtletic League champion in 100m dash and 4x100
  • California State Championship competitor in 2005-07
PERSONAL:
  • Born in Ukiah, Calif.
  • Parents are Scott and Traci Christensen
  • Enjoys scrapbooking, dancing and singing
  • Father, Scott, pole vaulted for BYU
  • Majoring in Spanish translation
PERSONAL BESTS:
  • 60mH: 8.89
  • 100M: 12.62
  • 100Mh: 14.60
  • 200M: 26.00
  • 400M: 58.88
  • 300m: 43.88
  • 400mH: 1:02.25
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