Kathryn Vidmar
Trabuco Canyon, 
Last School
Tesoro High School
Roster Years


  • Born in Newport Beach, Calif., to Peter and Donna Vidmar
  • Parents competed on the gymnastics team at UCLA
  • Enjoys singing, playing the guitar, surfing, skateboarding, eating ice cream, being with friends and family, and vacations to Hawaii and Lake Powell
  • Open major

Before BYU

  • Four-year letterwinner in cross country at Tesoro HS in Trabuco Canyon, Calif.
  • Was the school's valedictorian, graduating with a perfect 4.0 GPA
  • Named the Most Improved Runner as a junior and received the team's High Performance Award as a senior
  • Helped team qualify for CIF for three seasons 


2012: Senior
Place Event Time Distance
9 Reno Twilight Classic 14:59.0 4K
27 BYU Autumn Classic 18:46.3 3Mile
71 Greater Louisville Invitational 17:48.8 5K
155 Wisconsin Invitational 21:13.0 6K
23 WCC Championships 21:22.0 6K
72 Mountain Region Championships 22:22.2 6K
2010: Sophomore    
Place Event Time Distance
41 Utah State Open 18:32.7 5K
42 Aztec Invitational 19:41.3 5K
13 Bob Firman Invitational 19:09.5 5K
2009: Freshman    
Place Event Time Distance
31 BYU Autumn Classic* 20:13.6 5K
82 UC Riverside Invitational 18:26.9 5K
31 Bob Firman Invitational 19:31.7 5K

 * - Unattached 

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2009

  • Ran unattached at the BYU Autumn Classic, coming in 31st place with a 5K time of 20:13
  • Came in 82nd place at the UC Riverside Invitational in 18:26
  • Finished the Bob Firman Invitational in 31st place with a 5K time of 19:31
Sophmore Year 2010

  • Competed at the Utah State Open, placing 41st in 18:32.7
  • Placed 42nd at the Aztec Invitational in 19:41.3
  • Ended season at the Bob Firman Invitational with a 13th place finish in 19:09.58
Junior Year 2011

Senior Year 2012

  • In first race of senior year, finished sixth for BYU and nineth overall at Reno Twilight Classic in 15:59.0
  • At BYU Autumn Classic, finished 10th for BYU and 27th overall in 18:46.3
  • Finished second for BYU and 71st overall at Louisville Invitational in 17:48.8
  • Placed fourth for BYU and 155th overall in 21:07.0 at the Wisconsin Invitational
  • At WCC Championships, finished sixth for BYU and 23rd overall in 21:22.0
  • Finished seventh for BYU and 72nd overall during the Mountain Region Championships in 22:22.2
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year