Lauren Kubasiak
Lauren Kubasiak

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Genoa, Ill.

High School:
Genoa-Kingston

Height:
5-7

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles


2008 Highlights: Achieved an indoor season best in the 200m with a time of 29.05 at the Redbird Invite (12/8/07)... tied personal best, placing fifth, with a time of 9.53 in the 60m hurdles at the Badger Track Classic (1/12/08)... took second in the 55m hurdles (9.01) and third in the 400m (1:02.60) at the Tadd Metzger Invite (2/2/08).

2007 Highlights: Claimed a PR in the 200-meter dash (28.59) at the Notre Dame Open (1/19/07)...owned NIU's third-fastest time in the 60-meter hurdles (9.68) from the MAC Indoor Championships (2/24/07)...finished fourth in the 100-meter hurdles (17.03) and third in the 400-meter hurdles (1:05.95) at the Redbird Classic (4/28/07)...set a new personal record in the 100-meter hurdles (15.42) and in the 400-meter hurdles (1:04.80) at the MAC Outdoor Championship (5/12/07).

2006 Highlights: Owned NIU's second-fastest indoor 60-meter hurdles time of 9.69, set at the Badger Track Classic (1/14/06)...claimed a personal-best time of 28.73 in the indoor 200-meter run at the Chicagoland Championships (2/17/06)...set a PR of 1:04.10 in the indoor 400-meter dash at the EIU Mega Meet (1/21/06)...rolled to the Huskies' second-fastest time in the outdoor 400-meter hurdles with a personal-best mark of 1:08.22 at the Chicagoland Championships (4/8/06).

2005 Highlights: Held NIU's second-fastest indoor times in both the 55-meter hurdles (8.89) and 60-meter hurdles (9.53)...raced to the Huskies' third-fastest time in the 200-meter hurdles (31.18) at the Chicagoland Championships (2/18/05)...picked up NIU's second-fastest outdoor times in both the 100-meter hurdles (15.70) and 400-meter hurdles (1:09.39).

Prep / Personal: Four-year track and field letterwinner and three-time Most Valuable Performer for Genoa-Kingston...placed fifth in the 100-meter hurdles and sixth in the 300-meter hurdles at the IHSA Class A Track and Field Championships as a senior...earned a pair of ninth-place finishes in the same events as a junior...earned All-Big Northern Conference honors as a senior...member of National Honor Society...left Genoa-Kingston as the school record holder in both the 100-meter hurdles (15.4) and 300-meter hurdles (46.4)...Major - Kinesiology...Birthdate - March 20, 1986.

Personal Records

Indoor
55-meter hurdles8.8912/10/05
60-meter hurdles9.5312/11/04
200-meter dash28.591/19/07
200-meter hurdles31.182/18/05
400-meter dash1:04.101/21/06
Outdoor
100-meter dash13.864/16/05
100-meter hurdles15.704/9/05
400-meter hurdles1:08.224/8/06