Lauren Sara
    Lauren Sara

    Stratford, Conn.

    High School:
    Bunnell High






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

    Saija Bikanova Leads to Three Top Finishes


    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


    UConn Wraps Up Competition at Raleigh Relays

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


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

    Emily Durgin Won Three Events to Earn Most Outstanding Track Performer


    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


    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

    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.