Bears get final tune-up before conference meet on Saturday in Waco.
2013 Academic All-Big 12 First Team
Three-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
2013 Cross Country: Competed in four meets...Recorded best finish and best time with 24th-place showing at UTA Season Opener in 5K-time of 19:42.4...Earned spot on Academic All-Big 12 first team.
2013 Track: Did not compete during indoor season...Participated in four outdoor meets in only the 800-meter run...Recorded season-best time of 2:21.24 at Texas Invitational to be 21st...Named to spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2012 Cross Country: Competed in two meets, recording a 75th-place finish in 17:01.1 at the Bear Twilight Invitational to open season...Posted season-best time at two-mile distance with 40th-place finish at UTA Season Opener in 13:07.04...Garnered Academic All-Big 12 first team honors...Named to fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2012 Track: Took 29th at TCU Invitational with time of 2:28.65 in 800-meters in lone meet of year.
2011 Cross Country: Competed in four meets during season...Placed in top 50 at three meets, including season-best finish of 39th at UTA Season Opener with two-mile time of 13:11...Placed 40th at HBU/Puma Invitational with four-mile time of 20:34...Named to fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Baylor Dean's List.
High School: Helped lead Plainfield North (Ill.) High School to three conference championships...IHSA state qualifier in 800 meters...Holds PNHS and conference records in 800 meters, 4x400-meter relay and 4x800-meter relay...Named PNHS Athlete of the Year as senior...Earned all-conference honors in track as sophomore, junior and senior...Holds personal bests of 59.1 at 400 meters and 2:18.7 at 800 meters...Lettered four times in track and field and three times in tennis...Earned all-conference honors twice in tennis...Member of National Honor Society...Earned Prairie State Achievement Award and IHSA Scholastic Achievement Award.
Personal: Full name is Lauren Alyssa Stevens...Born Nov. 3, 1992, in Edina, Minn....Daughter of Brent and Susan Stevens...Has two sisters, Sara and Julia...Majoring in health science studies.