87 Georgia Tech student-athletes participated in internships this summer
Yellow Jackets gaining real-world experience at a variety of world-class organizations
Outdoor: Competed in three meets for Tech … ran a career-best time of 1:51.24 (16th) in the 800m run at the ACC Outdoor Championships … began the year with a 1:51.46 time (11th) in the 800m at the Georgia Tech Invitational.
Indoor: Finished ninth in the 800m at the Music City Challenge with a personal-best time of 1:52.10 … Finished second in the 4x800 at the Doc Hale VT Elite Meet relay with a time of 7:36.31 along with Andres Littig, Chris Burnett and Nico Metzler. Outdoor: Finished fifth in the 800m at the Georgia Invitational with a time of 1:55.05 … Finished 11th in the 800m at the Alabama Relays with a time of 1:53.57 … Finished 15th in the 800m at the Yellow Jacket Invitational with a time of1:57.90.
Indoor: Made his college debut in the 800 meters with a time of 1:59.01 at the Auburn Invitational … Posted his first top-10 finish by placing 10th at the Samford Invitational with a career-best 800m time of 1:53.17. Outdoor: Ran a personal-best 800 meters in a time of 1:52.94 at the Georgia Tech Invite … Logged a season-best 1,500-meter time of 4:17.60 at the Yellow Jacket Invite.
2014 Cross Country:
Did not compete.
Lettered four seasons in cross country under head coach Trish Butler and four seasons in track under Alex Armenteros at St. Thomas Aquinas High School in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ... Went to state meet in cross country in 2012 and 2013 and state meet in track in 2010, 2011 and 2013 ... Finished second at the 2014 FHSAA state track meet ... Dean's List from 2010-2013.
Full name is Gabriel Lauck Darosa ... Son of Marcos and Saionara Darosa ... Born Dec. 12, 1995 in Ft. Lauderdale, Fla. ... Brother to Kevin, Daniel and Nicholas ... Chose Georgia Tech because of the educational opportunites that Georgia Tech provides, the ability to compete in athletics at a high level and the high return on investment ... Majoring in computer engineering.