Asante Laryea-Akrong
Sprints
Ht
6'
1"
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Accra, 
Ghana
Last School
Aggrey Memorial Senior High School
Roster Years
2021-2022


Personal

  • Parents: Mercy & Laryea Akrong
  • Major: Mechanical Engineering 
  • Mission: Kampala, Uganda (2017-19)
  • Youngest of six children
  • Hobby: loves playing the piano
  • Fun Fact: terrified of snow
  • Won gold from RISE Robotics for his autonomous ball sorter (2013)
  • Asante's brother, Allah Laryea-Akrong, holds the second-best 100m time in UVU history at 10.27. 
  • Twitter: @Kwame_0lok | Instagram: _a.la_ | LinkedIn: Asante Laryea-Akrong

Before BYU

  • Personal Bests: 10.88 (100m)
  • Track and Field Team Captain at Aggrey Memorial (2015)
  • Won a zonal championship with Aggrey Memorial (2015)

Outdoor Personal Bests

Time

Event

Meet

10.7

100m

2022 Robison Invitational

21.69

200m

2022 Hal Wing UVU Collegiate Invitational

    Career Stats 

    BYU Hall of Fame

    Freshman Year 2022

    Indoor Season

    • Did not compete. 

    Outdoor Season

    • Competed in five meets.
    • Took first in the 200m at the UVU Collegiate Invitational with a personal-best of 21.69. 
    Sophmore Year

    Junior Year

    Senior Year

    Graduate Year

    Redshirt Year

    Medical Redshirt Year

    2021