Lauren Sara
    Lauren Sara

    Stratford, Conn.

    High School:
    Bunnell High






    Women's Track and Field Participates in 2015 Armory Track Invitational

    The Huskies enjoyed a solid showing during the two-day meet which featured over 70 teams.


    Women's Track and Field Competes at 2015 NYC Gotham Cup

    The Huskies grabbed two first-place finishes on Friday night at the Armory in New York City


    Women's Track and Field Announces 2015 Captains

    Lauren Sara, Saija Bikanova and Nyanka Joseph will serve as captains for the 2015 indoor season.


    Lauren Sara Takes 35th at NCAA Championships; Honored as an All-American

    The redshirt-senior crossed the line in 35th place in her third and final NCAA Cross Country Championships


    Lauren Sara Earns Second-Straight Female Athlete of the Week Accolade

    The Husky redshirt-captain finished second overall at the Minutemen Invitational on Saturday


    Women's Track & Field AAC Championships

    February 27-March 1 at Armory Collegiate in New York City


    UConn All-Region Invitational

    The Huskies hosted the UConn All-Region Invitational on the Storrs campus on Saturday, April 9

    2014 Outdoor (Senior)

    • Earned the silver medal in the 3,000m run at the ECAC Championship with a time of 9:33.76... Also finished 17th in the 5,000m run (16:45.58).
    • Took fourth place in the 10,000m run at the American Athletic Conference Championship in 35:32.96... Also finished fourth in the 5,000m run (16:39.79).
    • Captured second at the UConn Invitational in the 3,000m run, clocking 9:46.53.

    2012-13 Outdoor (Junior)

    • Finished 17th (34:31.03) in the 10,000 meter run at the NCAA East Regionals.
    • Claimed fourth place in the 10,000 meter run at the BIG EAST Championships with a time of 34:47.92.

    2012-13 Indoor (Junior)

    • Placed 9th in the 3,000-meter run at the BIG EAST Championships with a mark of 9:38.29. A third place finisher in the 5,000-meter run at the BIG EAST Championships (16:21.33).

    2011-12 Cross Country (Sophomore)

    • Placed 6th at the NCAA Northeast Regionals (20:54.0) to become the fourth Husky ever to qualify for NCAA Championships...Finished 53rd at the NCAA Championships (20:39.5).
    • Placed 8th at the BIG EAST Championship (20:16.0).

    2010-11 Outdoor (Freshman)

    • Placed 22nd at the NCAA Finals for the 10000m (36:01.52).
    • Finished 5th at the ECAC Championships in the 3000m (9:33.13) while setting a new program record.
    • Finished 7th at the BIG EAST Championships in the 5000m (16:37.34) which is another program record.

    2010-11 Indoor (Freshman)

    • Finished 3rd at the ECAC Championships in the 3000m (9:32.28) which is a new school record.
    • Finished 7th at the BIG EAST Championships in the 5000m (16:35.02), also a school record.
    • Placed 5th in the New England Championships for the 1 mile (4.52.53).

    High School: Attended Bunnell High... Named All-State and All-Conference in cross country in 2007, 2008 and 2009... All-New England in 2008 and 2009... 2009 New Haven and Connecticut Post MVP... Captained the cross country team in 2008 and 2009... In track, named All-New England and All-American in the indoor 5000 meters... All-State indoor selection in 2010... Captained the indoor track team in 2008 and 2009... Named to the All-Conference Academic Team in cross country (2009), indoor track (2010) and outdoor track (2010).

    Personal: Lauren Elizabeth is the daughter of Wayne and Maureen Sara...a human development and family studies major... born March 31, 1992.