McKenna Lee-Hansen
North Ogden, 
Last School
Weber High School
Roster Years

BYU Highlights

  • Three-time All-WCC selection
  • Named to WCC All-Academic First Team for third consecutive season with 3.98 GPA.
  • 18-career meets, including appearances at:
    • Three WCC Championships
    • Three NCAA National Championships
  • Career-best finish: 2nd
  • Career-best WCC finish: 5th
  • Career-best Nationals finish: 41st
  • Three top-5 finishes
  • Eight top-10 finishes
  • 6k collegiate-best: 20:02.0 at 2021 NCAA Championships


  • Parents are Emily and Jeff Lee
  • Married to Blake Hansen
  • Major: Strategic Management
  • Has four siblings (Jake, Sammi, Josh and Maddie)
  • Instagram: mckenna_xc13

Before BYU

  • 2018 UHSAA 6A cross country state champion
  • Placed 17th at Foot Locker Nationals 2015

Career Results
Women's Track & Field Athlete Profile

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2018

2018: Freshman
Place Event Time Distance
77th Pre-Nationals Invitational 21:30.1 6K
20th Notre Dame Joe Piane Invitational 17.18.7 5K
10th BYU Autumn Classic 18:19.8 5K
Sophmore Year 2019

2019: Sophomore
Place Event Time Distance
49th Bill Dellinger Invitational 20:53.7 6K
4th BYU Autumn Classic 18:02.7 5K
9th Big Wave Invitational 18:38.00 5K
Junior Year 2021

  • Contributed to the Cougars' third-straight podium finish at NCAA Nationals
  • Named to the All-WCC First Team after finishing eighth at the WCC Championships
  • Competed in four meets during the 2021 season
  • Named to WCC All-Academic First Team
Place Meet Time Distance
10th FSU XC Open 21:11.4 6K
23rd Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational 20:34.7 6K
8th WCC Championships 20:40.5 6K
46th NCAA XC Championships 20:02.0 6K
Senior Year 2022

  • Named All-WCC First Team 
  • Named to WCC Women's Cross Country All-Academic First Team for third-consecutive season with 3.98 GPA as a strategic management major in BYU's prestigious Marriott School of Business
Place Meet Time Distance
2nd Run Elite Classic 17:24.7 5k
18th Cowboy Jamboree 20:46.7 6k`
15th Nuttycombe Wisconsin Invitational 20:11.6 6k
5th WCC Championships 20:08.3 6k
58th NCAA National Championships 20:24.8 6k
Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year


  • Member of the Cougars' National Championship-winning team 
  • Named to the All-WCC First Team
  • Named to the Academic All-WCC First Team
2020-2021: Junior
Place Event Time Distance
41 NCAA National Championships 20:59.9 6K
7 WCC Championships 20:41.1 6K
23 Silver State Collegiate Challenge 20:56.3 6K
  • Six BYU women's XC athletes named to Preseason All-WCC team

    2021 WCC Preseason Team-WXC.jpg