Heather Hanson
Distance
Ht
5'
6"
Class
Junior
Hometown
Anacortes, 
Washington
Last School
Anacortes HS
Roster Years
2019-2021


Personal 

  • Parents are Jonathan and Annette Hanson
  • Has 2 older sisters, 3 older brothers and 3 younger sisters; her older sisters (Maren Fassmann and Lorette Beck) also ran for BYU
  • Undecided major
  • Also recruited by Southern Utah University

Before BYU 

  • 2-time 2A state champion in the 800m 
  • 4X400m state champion team (2018)

Stats

Collegiate Personal Bests
Mark/Time  Event  Meet
2:11.68 800m 2021 BYU Cougar Indoor #1
4:33.04 1500m 2019 Bryan Clay Invite
4:41.70 Mile UW Invite 2021

Career Stats

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2019

Indoor

  • Placed third in the 800m with a career-best time of 2:18.64 at the Air Force Indoor Challenge
  • Clocked 4:55.54 in the mile and took 24th overall at the Iowa State Classic
  • Competed in four meets during the 2019 indoor season 

Outdoor

  • Finished seventh in the 1500m with a career-best time of 4:33.04 at the Bryan Clay Invite
  • Placed sixth in the mile at the BYU Robison Invite
  • Competed in three meets during the 2019 outdoor season
Sophmore Year 2020

Indoor

  • Placed seventh in the mile at the BYU Indoor Invitational
  • Clocked 4:53.04 for a career-best time in the mile at the 2020 Husky Classic 
  • Competed in three meets during the 2020 indoor season
Junior Year 2021

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year