Lauren McKillop
Lauren McKillop
Year: Senior
Hometown: Matraville, Austrailia
High School: Randwick Girls School

2012: Finished 14th (18:20.4) at the Atlantic 10 conference championships and helped lead Butler to the overall team title...placed 40th (14:00.3) at the 2012 Toledo Bubble Buster...came 44th (21:30) at the 2012 Great Lakes Regional...posted a time of 21:48 at the NCAA National Meet.

2011:  Finished 87th at the Notre Dame Invitational (18:06)...placed fourth at the Indiana Intercollegiates 5k (17:59).

2010:  First team All-Horizon League...finished sixth at the 2010 Horizon League Championship with a time of 18:09.63...ran a time of 22:58.50 at the Great Lakes Region Championship...placed 191st at the NCAA Pre-Nationals (22:36.80)...finished 145th overall at the Notre Dame Invitational in 18:35.

2009:  Horizon League Newcomer of the Year...first team All-Horizon League...placed first at the 2009 Horizon League Cross Country Championship, after crossing the finish line simultaneously with teammate Katie Clark in 18:48.30...came in 27th at the Great Lakes Regional with a time of 22:52.34...finished second on the team and 58th overall at the Notre Dame Invitational (17:38)...was second on the squad and 56th overall at the NCAA Pre-Nationals (21:43.1).

Background: National U20 leader at 3000 (9:36.77) and 5000 (16:55.13)meters...placed fifth at the Australia World Junior Cross Country Trials in 2009...helped Australian Junior women win the gold medal at the World Mountain Running Championships by placing 21st overall...2009 New South Wales Track and Field champion at 3000 meters, and 3000 meter steeplechase.