Women's Cross Country

Lauren Pischel
Year: Senior
Hometown: La Jolla, CA
High School: La Jolla Country Day

2010 Outdoor Track & Field:  Pischel bested her personal record in both the five and 10k running a 16:41 and 35:19, respectively ... At the Ivy League Heptagonal Championship, she placed second in the 10k and fourth in the 5k ... Also qualified for the 5k and 10k at the regional track meet and placed 19th in the East Region.

Collegiate Career Bests:
5k outdoor: 16:41
5K indoor: 16:51
10 K: 35:19
3k: 10:02.45

Performance Highlights:

Placed 6th in the 2009 indoor heptagonal championships in the 5k ... She placed 7th in the 10K at the outdoor heptagonal championships in 2008 ... For both the 2007 and 2008 cross country seasons, she was fourth on the team placing 22nd and 27th

Before Brown: Lauren began running track in ninth grade ... She placed eighth in the California DIV cross country state meet in 2006 ... In 2006, she was the San Diego Cross Country All-Academic Girls Team Captain and was also the Coastal Conference League Champion in 2005 and 2006 ... She currently holds her school record in the 2-mile with a time of 11:11.

Concentration: Biology

Personal: Lauren is the daughter of Ken Pischel and Katherine Ozanich