Abby Larson
Position: Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Boise, Idaho
High School: Capital HS
Experience: 2 Letters
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Larson Photos

2013 Cross Country: Larson was Idaho's fifth scorer at the WAC Championships with a 10th overall finish (18:36.70)...helped the Vandals win the WAC team tilte for the fourth year in a row... too 24th overall at the Clash of the Inland Northwest with a time of 15:11 over the 4K course... placed 26th at the Sundodger Invitational over the 6K course with a time of 22:00... finsihed 128th at the NCAA West Region Championships with a time of 21:45 over the 6K course.

2013 Outdoor: Larson compted in distance events for Idaho as a sophomore... finished third in the Idaho Jamboree May.4 with a career-best time of 4:52.29...ran a career-best 38:55.04 in the 10,000m at the WAC Outdoor Championships. 

2013 Indoor: 
Larson competed in distance events for Idaho as a sophomore... finished second in the mile run at the Vandal Collegiate Feb. 2 with a career-best time of 5:23.28...posted a career-best time in the 3000m at the UW Open with a time of 10:31.53... ran a career-best 18:20.71 in the 5000m at the Husky Classic Feb. 9. 

2012 Outdoor:
Larson competed in the distance events for Idaho as a true freshman … finished 10th in the 10,000m at the WAC Outdoor Championships with a career-best time of 39:47.69 and 20th in the 5000m with a time of 19:58.28 … won the 10,000m at the Sam Adams Classic with a time of 40:13.26 on March 31 … took second in the 5000m on March 24 at the Buc Scoring Invitational with a time of 19:17.79 … finished 17th and ran a career-best 18:52.98 in the 5000m at the WAR V dual meet … Spring WAC All-Academic honoree.

2012 Indoor: Larson competed in the distance events for Idaho as a true freshman … ran a career-best 11:19.08 in the 3000m and finished 12th in the event at the Vandal Collegiate on Feb. 18.

High School: Larson ran distance for Capital High School … was voted team captain of the track and field team her senior year in 2011 … also voted Most Inspirational, Most Dedicated and Most Competitive … ran career bests of 2:32.23 in the 800m, 5:40.78 in the 1600m, 12:16.15 in the 3200m and 9:04.5 in the 2000m steeplechase during high school … in cross country, ran a career-best 5k time of 20:49.90 at the NNU Invitational as a senior … finished 53rd at the 2008 Idaho 5A State Championships as a sophomore.

Personal: She is the daughter of Eric and Julie Larson … has a twin brother, Cody, and a sister, Cortney Quinn … majoring in Animal Science at Idaho.

Indoor Career Bests:
3000m: 10:31.53
5000m: 18:20.71
Mile: 5:23.28

Outdoor Career Bests:
3000m: 11:11.58
5000m: 18:52.98
10,000m: 38:55.04
1500m: 4:52.29

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