Lauren Denemark
Lauren Denemark
Year: SO/SO
Hometown: Willowbrook, Ill.
Position: Distance
Last School: Montini Catholic HS
Experience: 1L

2017 Outdoor

  • Finished 14th in 1500m at OVC Championships in season and personal best 4:48.61
  • Also competed at preliminaries of OVC Championships in 800m, running season and personal best 2:22.41
  • Ran 3000m season and personal best 10:41.22 to finish second at WKU Hilltopper Relays 

2016-17 Indoor

  • Competed at two meets
  • Ran mile season best 5:24.69 and finished 11th at Vanderbilt Commodore Invitational

Prior to Belmont

Prepped at Montini Catholic High under coach Peter Connelly ... Set SCC and OICAC 4x800m Relay records ... Won SCC Conference Championship in Cross Country and Track (2013, 2014, 2015) ... Three-time Academic All-Conference in Cross Country and Track ... Competed at state all four years ... Served as Cross Country and Track team captain.


Interested in majoring in Music Business ... 2016 Academic All-Star ... Received President's Award for Academic Excellence (2016) ... Favorite athletes are Alexi Pappas, Jordan Hassay, and Colleen Quigley.

Personal Bests

Mile (Indoor): 5:24.69
800m (Outdoor): 2:22.41
1500m (Outdoor): 4:48.61
3000m (Outdoor): 10:41.22
5K (XC): 19:04.9