Charlotte Cross Country BIO
Lauren Pollard
Player Profile:
Lauren Pollard 832706
Position: Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Benson, N.C.
High School: West Johnston HS
Experience: High School

At Charlotte - 

2015- Cross Country: Competed in two meets, the UVa Duals and William & Mary Invite

2015 - Outdoor: Competed in the 3000m steeplechase at the Conference USA Championships where she finished 11th in a time of 12:03.71.....Ran a season-best time in the 3K steeplechase at the Charlotte Invitational clocking a time of 11:05.98 to finish second overall and ranks as the eighth-fastest time in program history in the event....Competed in the 1500m at the 49er Classic running 4:47.60...

2014 Cross Country: Competed in six meets for the Niners....Finished 62nd at the Conference USA Championships in a season-best 5K time of 19:22.3....Was the 49ers third finisher in the Covered Bridge Open placing 63rd.

2014 - Outdoor: Competed in six meets...Posted personal bests in the 800m, 1500m, 5000m and 3000m Steeplechase...Finished first at the Charlotte Invitational in the 3000m Steeplechase with a personal best time of 11:10.78...Ran personal best time in the 500m at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships with a time of 19:03.39...Finished sixth at the Bill Carson invitational in the 1500m with a personal best time of 4:44.41. Indoor: Competed in five meets...Posted personal best times in the 1000m and the mile...Posted a personal best time and finish at the Virginia Tech Challenge in the mile and 100m with a eighth place finish in the mile (5:24.25) and ninth place finish in the 1000m (3:08.94).

2013 - Cross Country: Ran two meets unattached competing at the Royals Challenge running the 5K course in a time of 19:21.0.

Outdoor: Finished third in the 5000m (19:14.79) at the Charlotte Invitational … Finished fifth in the 2000m steeplechase (7:40.16) at the 49er Classic … Was 16th in the 3000m steeplechase (11:49.44) at the Raleigh Relays. Indoor: Finished 19th in the 3000m run with a time of 10:48.43 at the Tiger Paw Invitational … Ran the mile in 5:24.86 at the same meet. 

2012 Cross Country: Competed in four meets (one unattached) ... Was 13th at the season-opener, the WCU Invitational with a time of 11:58.5 ... Best 5K performance was at the Queens Invite (18:36.8) where she was 32nd overall. 

Prep: Two-time conference champion ... Four-time All-State selection  for cross country and track ... MVP for cross country and indoor track (2011) ... Holds West Johnson High School record for cross country (18:38.00) and was a member of the four-time outdoor track regional champion 4X800 meter relay team.

Personal: Daughter of Ed and Kim Pollard ... Elementary education major ... Born on August 23, 1993.  

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