Nathan Ogden
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Roster Years
2005 | 2008-2011


  • Born on in Chico, California
  • Parents are Brad and Teri
  • Sister, Kristen, ran cross country and track for BYU
  • Served in the Ireland Dublin Mission (2006-07) for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Enjoys fishing, Frisbee golf, basketball and eating steak
  • Majoring in accounting

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Pleasant Valley High
  • Holds two school records, one in the mile (4:24) and one in the two-mile (9:33)
  • Selected to the All-League team twice
  • Division II NSCIF record at Section Championships (15:51)
  • All-CIF Scholastic Selection all four years of high school


  • Academic All-MWC (2005, 2009, 2010)
  • MWC Scholar-Athlete (2010)

Indoor -

  • MWC All-Conference (5000m 2009, 5000m 2010)
  • MWC Championship Team (2009, 2010)

Outdoor -

  • MWC All-Conference (10,000m 2009)
  • MWC Championship Team (2009, 2010)


Best Marks: 3200m-9:32, 1600m-4:24, 3000m-8:48
BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2005


  • Ran the 3000m in 8:48.58 at the Boise Invitational
  • Captured ninth in the 3000m at the Mountain State Games with a time of 8:50.10


  • Finished third in the 1500m (3:59.16) at the BYU Invitational
Sophmore Year 2009


  • Was All-MWC, taking third at the MWC Championships in the 5000m (15:14.25) and sixth in the 3000m (8:40.07)
  • At the Husky Classic, ran the 5000m in 14:04.56
  • At the BYU Invite, ran the 3000m in 8:38.68 for third place


  • At the NCAA Regionals, ran the 5000m in a time of 14:41.32
  • Finished third in the 10,000m at the MWC Championships with a 32:36.16, good for All-MWC honors
  • Ran the 5000m in 14:09.59 at the Stanford Invite
  • Ran the 10,000m in 29:15.79 at the Mt. Sacs Relay
  • At U of U Twilight meet, finished third with a time of 3:53.50 in the 1500m
Junior Year 2010


  • Took fourth at the MWC Championships in the 3000m with a time of 8:23.82 and placed third in the 5000m with a time of 14:16.08
  • Ran the 5000m (14:02.21) at the UW Husky Classic


  • Ran the 5000m (14:20.34) at the Stanford Jordan Cardinal Invitational
  • Finished seventh at Mt. Sac in the 10,000m with a time of 29:12.41
  • Eighth place in the 5000m (13:52.03) at the Stanford Invitational
Senior Year 2011

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year 2008

Medical Redshirt Year 2008