- Lauren Scott
Lauren Scott

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Buford, Ga.

Last College:
Kennesaw State



2014
Competed in all six of UAB's contests ... was UAB's fourth runner for the final five races of the season ... opened the year with a 20:17.43 at the Belmont Opener (8/29) ... was 8th at the Azalea City Classic with a 6K of 22:04.01 ... ran a 19:06.37 at the Greater Louisvile Classic (10/4) ... ran a season-best 18:46.6 at the Conference USA Championships (11/1) ... turned in a 6K of 22:14.9 at the NCAA South Regional (11/14).

2013
Ran in all six of UAB's races last fall ... recorded a top finish of seventh at the Azalea City Classic after running a 21:54 in the 6K ... finished 10th of 65 runners at the Trojan Invitational with a performance of 11:10.62 in the 3K ... also ran in the Notre Dame Invitational, Indiana State Pre-National, C-USA Championships and NCAA South Regional.

2011 Season (Kennesaw State)
Scott competed in five races for the Kennesaw State in 2011... Her top 4K time of the season came in her first collegiate race at the Belmont Opener where she posted a time of 16:33.50...Her top 5K performance was registered at the Atlantic Sun Conference Championship when she ran a time 19:31.20 to finish 44th... Scott also competed in the NCAA South Regional Championship and turned in a 6K race time of 23:16.30.

Track Notes
Outdoor: Competed in the 5,000m four times during the 2014 outdoor season ... ran a season-best 18:04.72 at the Alabama Relays ... also ran in the War Eagle Invite, Florida Relays and C-USA Championship ... competed in the 1,500m once and finished with a 4:54.58 at the Spec Towns Invitational ... ran a 5:14.86 in her only appearance in the mile at the Jace LaCoste Invite and ran a 38:21.98 at the C-USA Championship in the 10,000m.

Indoor: Competed in the 3,000m run four times in the outdoor season ... ran a season-best 10:22.72 at the UAB Blazer Invite ... also ran in the Samford Multi, C-USA Championships and BSC Icebreaker ... ran in the mile run three different times, setting an indoor season-best at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invite with a 5:08.29 ... also ran at the C-USA Championships and Cupid Classic in the mile.

High School
Ran for Coaches Tom Kutter and Terry Brand at Mill Creek High School in cross country and track ... team captain ... set her personal record in the 5k during her senior season at the ASICS Cross Country Invitational, finishing ninth in 18:57.11 ... holds school record in the mile, 5:21, and women's 5K, 18:57 ... member of the DMR and 4x800 record holding teams ... Finished fourth at the Region 7-AAAAA Girls Track and Field Championship with a time of 5:21.09 in the 3,200 meters ... member of Fellowship of Christian Athletes ... was named Gwinnett County Runner of the Month for October 2010.

Personal
Born Lauren Alexandria Scott on October 7, 1991 in Lawrenceville, Ga. ... daughter of Joe and Pam Scott ... has a twin brother, Zach, and an older brother, Matt.