Women's Cross Country

Lauren Young
Lauren Young

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cincinnati, Ohio

High School:
Turpin

Height:
5-6



11/12/2011

Jackets Take Sixth, 17th at NCAA South Regionals

FSU swept the titles at the meet

11/12/2011

Jackets Take Sixth, 17th at NCAA South Regionals

FSU swept the titles at the meet

10/29/2011

Tech XC Takes Ninth, 11th at ACC Championships

DJ McMillan was the top Tech finisher in 33rd place

10/29/2011

Tech XC Takes Ninth, 11th at ACC Championships

DJ McMillan was the top Tech finisher in 33rd place

10/15/2011

Tech Cross Country Takes First In Tuscaloosa

Men's team finishes first, women's team ninth at Crimson Classic

2013 Track:
Indoor: Took sixth in the 3,000 meters (11:08.12) at the Orange& Purple Winter Classic ... Improved that time to a PR 10:53.00 at the Rod McCravy Invite ... Set a career-best 5,000 meters time of 18:33.82 at the Meyo Invite. Outdoor: Placed 12th in the 5,000 meters (19:03.67) at the Yellow Jacket Invite ... Took ninth with a time of 12:17.20 in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Georgia Tech Invite.

2012 Cross Country:
Ran a season-best 5K time of 20:12 at the UGA Invitational ... Completed the VT Invitational in 24:43.

2011 Cross Country:
Raced to a season-best time of 19:19.72 at the Charlotte Invitational ... Had her best 6K of the season at the Clemson Invite with a time of 23:43.72 ... Crossed the line at the ACC Championships in 23:47.40 ... Ran to a time of 23:53.10 at the NCAA South Regionals.

2010 Cross Country:
In a time of 19:42, finished 40th at the UGA Invitational ... Finished 24th at the UGA vs. GT Dual Meet with a time of 19:54 ... Crossed the line at a mark of 19:09 at the Royal Cross Country Challenge.

2009 Cross Country:
Participated in two races for the Yellow Jackets ... placed 12th in the Georgia Tech/Georgia Dual Meet with a time 20:28 ... recorded a season-best time of 20:09 in the 5K Crimson Classic.

High School:
Three-time all conference in both track and field and cross country (2006-08) ... Went to state finals in 2006 and 2007 ...Set school record for 5K ... Member of National Honor Society and made Honor Roll every semester ... Invited to the International Science Fair and won the UC bridge building competition.

Personal:
Full name is Lauren Paige Young ... Born Sept. 20, 1991 in Cincinnati, Ohio ... Daughter of James and Karen Young. ... Has one brother Cameron. ... Played the upright bass for nine years ... Chose Georgia Tech because of its industrial design program, the desire to get far away from home and the academic reputation ...Majors in industrial design.

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