Lauren Usaitis
Lauren Usaitis
Year: So.
Hometown: DuBois, Pa.
High School: DuBois Area
Events: Distance
Major: Biology
  • Is also a member of Scranton's women's cross country team

Freshman Year (2018-19)

  • Competed in four meets during the indoor and outdoor seasons in her first year at Scranton
  • Clocked a time of 5:54.43 in the mile run at the S.U. Challenge on Feb. 2
  • Posted a season-best mark of 19:31.71 in the 5000 meter run at the Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships on May 4-5 to finish in 14th place
  • Top result was a fourth place finish in the 5000 meter run at the Monarch Open on Apr. 27

Personal Best Marks

Event   Meet (Date) Mark
5000 Landmark Conference Outdoor Championships (May 4-5, 2019)   19:31.71
Mile S.U. Challenge (Feb. 2, 2019) 5:54.43

High School/Personal

  • Earned four varsity letters in both cross country and swimming, and two in track at DuBois Area
  • Helped her cross country team win the district championship in 2014 and 2015
  • Was named cross country MVP and swimming MVP as a senior
  • Also helped her swim team win the district title in 2017
  • Earned Honor Roll accolades all four years
  • Is the daughter of Robert and Kara Usaitis. Her father is a graduate of The University of Scranton and was on the swim team.
  • Also has a younger sister, Ashley