UConn's Season Ends, Sara Continues On
UConn Takes 7th Place At NCAA East Regional Championships
Lauren Sara Leads Huskies In 7th Place Finish
UConn Takes Second Place At Penn State Nationals
2011-12: Cross Country: Placed 7th at the CCSU Invite (18:14)...Ran 21:55 to place 61st at the Roy Griak Invitational...Placed 18th the Penn State Nationals (22:01)...Finished 48th at the BIG EAST Championship (21:42.1)...Placed 50th at the NCAA Northeast Regionals (21:58.8).
Cross Country:Placed ninth at the Army Open (19:26)... Ran 19:29 to place 10th at the BIG EAST Preview... Placed 56th at the New England Championship (18:52)... Placed 51st at the BIG EAST Championship (22:59)... Finished the NCAA Northeast Regional in 21:57 to place 83rd. Indoor: NCCA All-American... BIG EAST Champion in the 800m (2:08.18)...New England Champion in the 1000m (2:48.86) and the mile (4:46.36)... Took 4th place at the NCAA Championships in the 800m (2:05.18), a new school record...Part of 4x800m relay that finished 2nd at the BIG EAST Championships (8:42.94)... Took 1st at the New Balance Invite in the 800m (2:05.68)... Won the 1000m at the URI Invite with a program record time of (2:46.97)... Part of 4x800m relay that finished 1st at the Penn State Nationals (8:52.35)... Finished 1st in the 800 m (2:11.72) and 2nd in the mile (4:53.90) at the Armory... Finished 3rd in the Penn State Nationals in the 800m (2:06.53)... Anchored the DMR that ran (10:59.99), at the time was only the seventh team in NCAA history to go under eleven minutes. Outdoor: NCAA, BIG EAST and ECAC Qualifier... Part of 4x800m relay which finished 2nd at the BIG EAST Championships (8:40.77)...Finished 7th at the BIG EAST Championships in the 800m (2:09.89)... Part of 4x800m relay that took 5th place at the Penn Relays (8:33.94), which is the fastest time in school history... Finished 6th at the Mt. Sac Invite in the 800m (2:06.76)...Took 3rd place at the UConn Invite in the 1500m (4:28.93).
BIG EAST All-Academic Team member... Cross Country: Was UConn's fourth finisher at the New England Championship... was the Huskies' top finisher at multiple Championship meets. Indoor: Scored at the BIG EAST Championship and ran a personal best... took first place in the 1,000-meter at the Army Invitational with a time of 2:56.54... part of the 4x800 relay that broke the UConn record with a time of 8:58.40. Outdoor: Part of UConn's 4x800 that broke the school record (8:48.93) in UConn's second place finish at the BIG EAST Championship... Took second at Brown in the 800m (2:11.96), the fourth-best time in program history.
High School: Was a First Team All-CNY selection for track and field and Third Team All-State in cross country... led her 2005 squad to the League title... earned titles in the 400m, 800m, 4x800m relay and the 4x400m relay... was a Division II NYSPHAA State Champion in the 800m... was a High Honor Roll student... Treasurer of the National Honors Society and was her Class' Historian.
Heather Ann Wilson... daughter of Bruce and Cathy Wilson... born June 13, 1990... exploratory major.