LAUREN CARLSON  
  Class: 2013  
     
  Hometown: Victoria, Minn.  
 
High School: Chaska
 
 

AT ST. OLAF
2012 (Senior) - Senior captain... Letter winner... Finished 54th at MIAC Championships on Oct. 27... Was fifth at the Karhu Shoe Race with a time of 15:29.

2011 (Junior) - Letter winner... Placed 27th for the Oles at the MIAC Championships... Was 15th overall at the Les Duke Invitational on Sept. 10... Consistently finished in the Oles' top seven... Finished fifth for the Oles at Central Region Championships and also competed at the NCAA Division III National Championships after stepping in as a team alternate.


2010 (Sophomore) - Letter winner... Placed 39th at the MIAC Championships, 9th for the Oles... Was team alternate for the Central Region Championships and NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships... Acadmemic All Conference.

2009 (First Year) - Letter winner.

ST. OLAF BESTS
2012 (Senior) -
6K- 23:44 at LaCross Tori Neubauer Invite on Oct. 13
5K
- 20:11 at the Alumni Race on Sept. 8

4K-15:19 at St. Kate's 4K on Oct. 6

2011
(Junior) -

6K- 23:41 at MIAC Championships on Oct. 29... 23:24 at the Central Region Championships... 23:32 at NCAA Division III National Championships
5K
- 19:12 at Chicago Loyola Lake Front Inviteon Oct. 1

4K-15:53 at Ole/Macalester Time Trial on Sept. 1

2010 (Sophomore) -
6K- 23:53 at Tori Neubauer Invite on Oct. 16.
5K
- 19:53 at the Loyola Lake Front Invite in Chicago on Oct. 2

4K-15:43 at Karhu Shoe Race on Nov. 4

2009 (First Year) -
6K- 24:51 at Tori Neubauer Invite on Oct. 17... 25:54 at MIAC Championships on Oct. 31
5K
-
19:37 at Willamette's Charles Bowles Invitational on Oct. 3
4K- 17:19 at Ole/Macalester Time Trial on Sept. 3


AT CHASKA HIGH SCHOOL
Was all-conference honorable mention as a senior... Was a senior captain... Earned four varsity letters in both cross country and track.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Nancy and Jon Carlson.

FAVORITES
FOOD(S): Chocolate raspberry truffle sundae (from Adele's Custard in Excelsior!)
MOVIE(S): "Marley & Me"
TV SHOW(S): "House Hunters International"
BOOK(S): "A Thousand Splendid Suns"
MUSICAL ARTIST(S): Lady Antebellum
ATHLETE(S): My teammates
ROLE MODEL(S): My parents, Dr. Seuss