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    Lauren Sara
    Lauren Sara
    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Stratford, Conn.

    High School:
    Bunnell High

    Height:
    5-3

    Event:
    Distance

    Birthdate:
    03/31/1992

    ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
    JR/JR

    04/05/2014

    Women's Track and Field Tallies Nine Top Finishes at UConn Invitational

    Saija Bikanova Leads to Three Top Finishes

    03/29/2014

    Mania Leads the Huskies On Day One at Raleigh Relays

    The Senior Posted UConn's Top Finish of the Day With a Silver in the 1500m Run

    03/29/2014

    UConn Wraps Up Competition at Raleigh Relays

    The 4x1500m relay team headlined the UConn effort on day two

    03/01/2014

    Durgin Named Most Outstanding Performer As UConn Places Second at AAC Championship

    Emily Durgin Won Three Events to Earn Most Outstanding Track Performer

    02/28/2014

    Durgin Leads the Huskies to Third Place After Day One at AAC Championships

    Emily Durgin Won the 5000 Meter Run and Anchored the DMR to a First Place Finish

    03/03/2014

    Women's Track & Field AAC Championships

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

    04/22/2011

    UConn All-Region Invitational

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

    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.