Natasha McLaren
Natasha McLaren

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Stroudsburg, PA

High School:
Stroudsburg High School

Event:
High Jump

Birthdate:
08/21/1992

ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
SR/SR


05/17/2014

Bikanova Becomes Second-Ever Husky to Win ECAC Heptathlon

Picks up 10 points for UConn

04/11/2014

Day One In The Books For Women's Track & Field At Sea Ray Relays

Five Huskies set seven personal-bests on day one in Knoxville

03/08/2014

McLaren Wins High Jump to Pace Huskies At ECAC Championships

Odrine Belot added a second place finish in the triple jump as 12 Huskies qualified for finals

03/06/2014

Women's Track & Field Seeks Second Consecutive ECAC Indoor Championship

UConn has hoisted the trophy in four of the last six years

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

05/19/2015

AAC 2015 Outdoor Championship Final Day

AAC 2015 Outdoor Championship Final Day (photos by Stephen Slade)

ALL-American

ECAC Champion

2014 Outdoor (Senior)

  • Took seventh in the high jump at the American Athletic Conference Championship (1.65m).
  • Earned seventh in the high jump at the Sea Ray Relays after clearing 1.70m.

2013-14 Indoor (Senior)

  • Won the high jump at the ECAC Championship with a height of 1.75m.
  • Finished fourth in the high jump at the American Athletic Conference Championship (1.72m).
  • Registered 1.80m at both the Scarlet & White Invitational and the Yale Invitational where she captured second and first places, respectively.

2012-13 Outdoor (Junior)

  • Won the high jump at the ECAC Championships with a leap of 1.79m.
  • Finished fourth in the high jump at the BIG EAST Championships with a jump of 1.79m.

2012-13 Indoor (Junior)

  • Placed 3rd at the ECAC Championships in the high jump (1.78m).
  • A fourth place finisher in the high jump at the BIG EAST Championships with a height of 1.78m.
  • Finished in second place in the high jump at the New England Championships at a height of 1.75m.

2011-12 Outdoor (Sophomore)

  • Finished 15th in the high jump (1.77m) at the NCAA East Regionals.
  • Placed 3rd at the BIG EAST Championships in the high jump (1.79m).

2011-12 Indoor (Sophomore)

  • Placed 3rd in the high jump at the NCAA Championships (1.81) earning First Team All-American honor.
  • Won the high jump event at the ECAC Championships (1.86).
  • Finished 6th in the high jump at the BIG EAST Championships (1.70).

2010-11 Indoor (Freshman)

  • Finished 5th in the high jump at the ECAC (1.73m).
  • Finished 2nd in the high jump (1.79m) and 8th in the triple jump (11.96m) at the BIG EAST Championships.
  • Placed 10th at the New England Championships in the triple jump (11.34m).

High School: Attended Stroudsburg High School...was a captain and three-time letter winner in volleyball and a two-time letter winner in basketball...was a state runner-up in the high jump and 2nd state runner up in the triple jump...MVP of the Mountain Valley Track & Field Conference...was an All-American in the high jump and the triple jump...holds the District II triple jump record...was a member of the High Honor Roll.

Personal: Natasha Yvonnea McLaren...a communication sciences major...born Aug. 21, 1992.