Lauren Usaitis
Lauren Usaitis
Year: Fr.
Hometown: DuBois, Pa.
High School: DuBois Area
Major: Biology

Freshman Year (2018)

  • Ran in all seven events and finished in Scranton's top-five in five races
  • Posted a pair of top-25 finishes on the year
  • Best overall result was an 18th place finish at the Cougar Classic on Sept. 15
  • Recorded best 6K time, 25:01.43, at the Landmark Conference Championships on Oct. 27

Top 25 Finishes

  • 18th - 27:07.80, 6,000 meters, Cougar Classic (Misericordia), Sept. 15, 2018
  • 24th - 17:33.6, 4,000 meters, Misericordia Invitational, Aug. 31, 2018

Landmark Conference Championship Finishes

  • 2018 - 28th, 25:01.43, 6,000 meters, Oct. 27, Union Canal Tunnel Park, Lebanon, Pa.

NCAA Mideast Regional Finishes

  • 2018 - 156th, 26:13, 6,000 meters, Nov. 10, DeSales University, Center Valley, Pa.

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.
  • Daughter of Robert and Kara Usaitis. Her father is a graduate of The University of Scranton and was on the swim team.
  • Has a younger sister, Ashley.