Lauren Graham

PositionJumps
Height5-8
HometownLancaster, Calif.
Prev. SchoolQuartz Hill HS

Notes:

2010-11: Track: Named the 2010-11 UCCS female athlete of the year ... broke the RMAC outdoor Conference Record in the Pole Vault … first team outdoor All-Conference in the pole vault … Conference Champion in the Pole Vault with a mark of 4.05 meters at the outdoor RMAC Track and Field Championship … first team indoor All-American in the pole vault … placed second in the pole vault with a mark of 4.13 meters at the indoor NCAA Track and Field National Championship … broke the RMAC indoor Conference Record in the pole vault… first team indoor All-Conference in the pole vault … conference champion in the pole vault with a mark of 3.83 meters at the indoor RMAC Track and Field Championship … indoor First Team RMAC All-Academic ... indoor season bests/4.13 meters … outdoor season bests/pole vault-4.05 meters, 200 meter-27.24

2009-10: Track: Placed eighth at the 2010 U.S. Junior National Championship in the pole vault with a mark of 3.70 meters ... 2010 NCAA D-II Outdoor Track and Field 3rd Team All-American ... 2010 Outdoor Track and Field National Championship Qualifier ... 1st team All-Conference in Pole Vault ... 2010 RMAC Champion in pole vault with mark of 3.83 meters ... won the Jack Christiansen Invitational in Fort Collins, won the CSU-Pueblo Invitational, won the Tom Benich Invitationl in Greeley, won the CSU-Pueblo Open ... 1st team All-Conference indoor, pole vault ... 2nd in pole vault at indoor RMAC with mark of 3.65 meters ... won the CSM Twilight meet, won the Joe Davies Open in Golden, won the Potts Indoor Invitational in Boulder, won the CSM Alumni Extravaganza ... Indoor best/pole vault-3.65 meters, 300 meter-47.53 ... Outdoor best/pole vault-3.90 meters

Pre UCCS Notes:

Before UCCS: 2009 Golden League Champion. ... 2009 CIF Champion ... placed 5th at California State Championship, Pole Vault ... best marks, Pole Vault-12'6'' ... member of 2009 Golden League Championship Team ... qualified for Florida Gymnastics State Championship, 2006 and 2007

Stories featuring Lauren Graham

February 23, 2013Colvin Repeats at RMAC Pole Vault ChampionAlex Colvin repeated as the champion in the indoor pole vault to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs on the final day of the 2013 RMAC Indoor Track & Field Championships today at Black Hills State University. The Mountain Lions accumulated 30 points to finish seventh in the team standings.
March 29, 2012Fast Start to Outdoor Season Gets Mountain Lions Up and Running The outdoor season is up and running for the UCCS Mountain Lion Track & Field teams after the two first outdoor meets of the season. Both meets produced a number of early season bests and personal records, which bodes well for the season ahead.
February 26, 2012Mountain Lions Wrap Up Indoor Track Season with Solid Competition at the RMAC ChampionshipsThe UCCS Mountain Lions performed admirably this last weekend at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Championships setting four NCAA qualifying marks, producing 10 All-RMAC honors, three school records and one RMAC Champion. In the team scores UCCS finished 6th on both the men’s and women’s sides equaling the 6th place finishes by both programs at last year’s championships.
June 8, 2011UCCS track & field adds 12University of Colorado Colorado Springs track & field coach David Harmer announced Wednesday that the Mountain Lions had signed 12 athletes to join the team for the 2011-12 season.Among the newcomers are two Colorado Springs standouts: T.J. Frison of Vista Ridge High School and David Krumland of Rampart High School. Other Coloradoans added to the roster include Ryan Buchanan of Glenwood Springs HS, Ryan Tomlinson of Castle View HS, Taylor Russell of Karval HS and Lauren Roberts of Moffat County HS.
May 27, 2011Graham vaults to sixth place at nationalsTURLOCK, Calif. – Lauren Graham of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs took sixth place in the pole vault Friday evening at the 2011 NCAA Division II National Outdoor Track & Field Championships.
May 19, 2011Nine Mountain Lions earn USTFCCCA all-region honorsNine University of Colorado Colorado Springs track & field athletes were named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association All-Central Region team, which was released Tuesday.Alan Ford, Marc Hensley, Travis Whitman and Jonathan Wright were all named all-region as members of the UCCS 4 X 400-relay team, while Anthony Cardinale earned the honor in the long jump. On the women's side, honorees were Ashley Benfield (400-meter hurdles), Lauren Graham (pole vault), Chelsie Overocker (triple jump) and Alexa Urban (800-meter run).
May 18, 2011Eight Mountain Lions Named to RMAC All-Academic Teams for Outdoor TrackCOLORADO SPRINGS -  Eight University of Colorado Colorado Springs athletes were named Wednesday to the 2011 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field All-Academic Teams. Lauren Graham was a first-team selection, Brien Hopkins and Jason Shaver were second-team selections and five others were named to the honor roll.Mountain Lions on the honor roll were: Kaitlin Frier, Melissa Buchanan, Sara Kettelkamp, Alan Ford and Casey Weaver.
May 15, 2011Benfield wins 400 hurdles as track season ends for all but one Mountain LionGOLDEN - Ashley Benfield won the 400-meter hurdles as the outdoor track & field season ended Sunday for all but one University of Colorado at Colorado Springs athlete at the Colorado Mines Last Chance Qualifier at Stermole Track & Field Complex.
May 11, 2011Twelve UCCS track & field athletes named All-RMACThe University of Colorado-Colorado Springs had 12 athletes from nine events gain All-Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference honors during the RMAC Outdoor Track and Field Championship on May 8-10 in Golden.
May 10, 2011Graham wins pole vault as UCCS completes RMAC championshipsGOLDEN, Colo. – Lauren Graham won the pole vault Tuesday during the final day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships. In doing so, she set new records in the event for the RMAC, the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and the Stermole Track & Field Complex.
April 24, 2011Graham punches ticket to nationals, two other UCCS records fallFORT COLLINS, Colo. – Lauren Graham earned an automatic qualifying mark for nationals and, along with two other Mountain Lions, set a new school record as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field team competed at the Jack Christiansen Invitational, which was hosted by Colorado State University.
April 18, 2011Track Team Returns from California Trip with School Records, Personal BestsThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track team was California dreamin' this past weekend and woke up with another national qualifying mark, four school records and 21 personal bests.
April 12, 2011Graham, Hopkins Named First Team All-AcademicCOLORADO SPRINGS-The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs’ Lauren Graham and Brien Hopkins were named to the 2010-11 Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field All Academic First Team, the conference announced Tuesday.
April 2, 2011Graham wins event at Division I meet, three others fare well in AlbuquerqueALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – Lauren Graham made it two-for-two-for-two to start the outdoor season.
April 1, 2011Graham named RMAC field athlete of the weekUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs pole vaulter Lauren Graham was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Women’s Field Athlete of the Week for the week of March 21-27.
March 26, 2011CSU-Pueblo Open Gives Mountain Lions Track Team Chance to ShinePUEBLO – Kaitlin Frier’s second-place finish in the women’s 10,000-meter run highlighted the efforts of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field team at the CSU-Pueblo Open, which was held Saturday at the Neta & Eddie DeRose Thunderbowl.
March 7, 2011Graham named RMAC Female Athlete of the MonthCOLORADO SPRINGS - University of Colorado at Colorado Springs pole vaulter Lauren Graham was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Female Athlete of the Month for February, the RMAC announced Saturday.
March 1, 2011UCCS pole vaulter Graham headed to nationalsLauren Graham will represent the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs at the NCAA Division II Indoor Track & Field Championships on March 11-12 at Albuquerque, N.M.
March 1, 2011Three UCCS athletes named to USTFCCCA all-Central Region teamThree University of Colorado at Colorado Springs athletes were named all-Central region in indoor track by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, the organization announced Tuesday.
February 26, 2011UCCS has 15 named all-RMAC as teams take sixth at conference championshipsKEARNEY, Neb. – Jonathan Wright joined Lauren Graham as a Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference champion as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs completed a strong showing at the RMAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Saturday at the Health & Sports Center.
February 25, 2011Graham Sets Conference Record on First Day of RMAC Indoor ChampionshipsKEARNEY, Neb. – University of Colorado at Colorado Springs pole vaulter Lauren Graham set a new Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships record as the Mountain Lions competed in the first day of the RMAC Championships Friday at the Health & Sports Center.
February 19, 2011Overocker's Provisional Mark in Triple Jump the Highlight at Mines MeetGOLDEN, Colo. - Chelsea Overocker earned a provisional qualifying mark for nationals in the triple jump as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field team competed at the Colorado Mines Twilight Meet Friday evening at Stienhauer Field House.
February 16, 2011Graham named RMAC field athlete of the week after climbing to No. 1 in nationFor the second time this season, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs pole vaulter Lauren Graham was named the Rocky mountain Athletic Conference's women's field athlete of the week, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
February 12, 2011Graham vaults to top spot in nationCOLORADO SPRINGS – Lauren Graham vaulted to first place in the nation as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field team completed its participation at the two-day Air Force Invitational Saturday at the Cadet Fieldhouse.
February 5, 2011Graham, Mountain Lions Fare Well at Division I-Dominated New Mexico ClassicALBUQUERQUE – Lauren Graham matched her season best with a mark of 3.90 meters in the pole vault and three school records fell as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs competed at the New Mexico Classic, which concluded Saturday.
January 23, 2011Mountain Lions add two more national qualifying marks at Potts InvitationalIn the world of track & field, three plus 20+ divided by three equals the value of X. For the rest of us, that’s three national qualifying marks plus over 20 school records over the course up just three meets so far in the indoor season.
January 21, 2011Graham makes it two-out-of-three, multi-eventers shine on Potts' first dayBOULDER - Lauren Graham made it two wins in three events as the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs sophomore won the women’s pole vault Friday at the Potts Indoor Invitational at the University of Colorado’s Balch Fieldhouse.
January 19, 2011Graham named RMAC field athlete of the weekUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs Pole Vaulter Lauren Graham was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Women's Field Athlete of the Week, the RMAC announced Wednesday.
January 15, 2011Graham Earns Trip to Nationals, Five UCCS Records Fall at Air Force MeetCOLORADO SPRINGS – It took only two meets for Lauren Graham to punch her ticket to the 2011 indoor nationals and for the Mountain Lions to set five new school records.
December 10, 2010Youth has been served on the UCCS track teamThe performer of the night is junior college transfer Colby Elliott. He competed in five events, broke two individual school records and was a member of tonight’s school record 4x400 meter relay team. Elliott’s night went as follows; fourth in the 60 meter hurdles with a school record 8.67 time, winner in the 300 meter with a school record time of 35.61, 12th in the high jump with a mark of 1.74 meters and 12th in the long jump with a mark of 6.17 meters. This guy is going to be something really special for UCCS track and field.
December 7, 20102011 UCCS Track and Field Preview2011 Track and Field competition for the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs begins this Friday, Dec. 10, at the Steinhouser field house in Golden with the CSM Alumni Extravaganza hosted by Colorado Mines, starting a 1pm. Seven All-Conference Mountain Lions and an NCAA All-American will be returning to the track.
June 28, 2010Graham nabs eight place at junior nationalsUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs pole vaulter Lauren Graham placed eighth in her event at the United States Junior National Track & Field Championships Friday at Des Moines, Iowa.
May 22, 2010UCCS athletes compete, one brings home hardware from track nationalsThe weather came into play in Charlotte, N.C., during the NCAA Division-II Outdoor Track and Field National Championship. Stop me if you have not heard that one from the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs 2010 track season. I have never seen as many extreme weather conditions during a track season as I have during the 2010 track season. So of course, the weather could not let up during the National Championship. The women's pole vault and men's high jump were suppose to be contested and completed on Friday, May 28th but the event conclusions were pushed to Saturday due to lighting delays. It is official USA Track and Field and NCAA policy that an outdoor event can not be contested with 30 minutes of a lightening strike within 30 miles of the competition site.
May 19, 2010Two Mountain Lions Qualify for Track National ChampionshipsThe 2010 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track and Field National Championships will have two competitors for the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs. Steven Gomez (So) has qualified in the men's high jump and Lauren Graham (Fr) qualified in the women's pole vault. Both UCCS athletes are in position to potentially win their individual event National Title. Johnson C. Smith is the 2010 host and the National Championship Meet will be contested at Irwin Belk Complex in Charlotte, N.C.
May 12, 2010Nine Mountain Lions named All-RMACThe 2010 Outdoor Track & Field All-RMAC teams were announced Tuesday. Three Mountain Lions found their name in the list of first-team All-RMAC selections along with three second teamers and three more on the third team.
May 11, 2010Graham Wins Pole Vault, Freshman of the Year at RMAC Track ChampionshipsPUEBLO - Lauren Graham of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs not only won the women's pole vault competition at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships Tuesday, she also set a new RMAC meet record in the process.
April 24, 2010Severe Wind Advisory in EffectThe wind was the story of the day at the Jack Christiansen Invitational, hosted by Colorado State University. It caused delays, issues and generally made circumstances miserable. It was a much different environment then the wind storm in Greeley three weeks ago. At least in Greeley some good competitive performances were possible. Today, in Fort Collins, was just all about competing well against the field.
April 17, 2010Gomez Takes Flight Amongst Many UCCS Season and Personal BestsSteven Gomez cleared 2.15 meter in the men's high jump at the Colorado State-Pueblo Invitational. The temperature was far from ideal, at about 50 degrees , still Gomez took advantage during the low wind period of Saturday afternoon. He nearly cleared 2.19 meters, but he will have a couple more cracks at that height as Gomez has automatically advanced to NCAA D-II Outdoor Track and Field National Championship in Charlotte N.C., May 27-29.
April 3, 2010Lauren Graham and the UCCS relays star in GreeleyFor the most part the wind ruled the day in Greeley, but considering that last year on this weekend we had a big snow storm that cancelled the meet, having to deal with the wind was ok. "We competed wellâ", said Coach Mark Misch "there was much more good then bad today." We only saw two personal best out the Mountain Lion track team on this Saturday. The way the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs competed will pay off later when there is better weather.
April 1, 2010Graham named field athlete of the weekUniversity of Colorado at Colorado Springs pole vaulter Lauren Graham was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Women's Field Athlete of the Week, the conference announced Wednesday.
March 28, 2010The Outdoor Season Started-FinallyThe Mountain Lions finally took to the track, outdoors Sunday in Pueblo. The CSU-Pueblo Open was a track meet that was suppose to be the Colorado Mines Open and contested Saturday, but the competition in Golden was cancelled due to weather and reschedule to Pueblo a day later. So we had a rare local collegiate track meet on a Sunday, but it was better then no track meet for the second week in a row.
February 28, 20104 X 400 team, Gomez Earn RMAC Titles, Graham Named Freshman of the YearThe University of Colorado at Colorado Springs had two Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference champions, an RMAC freshman of the year and seven all-RMAC performers at the RMAC Indoor Track & Field Championships, which concluded Saturday.
February 26, 2010RMAC Championship Day 1GOLDEN, Colo. - Many of the athletes on the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs track and field team experienced their first taste of college championship track and field at the first day of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships on Friday at Steinhauer Field House.
February 19, 2010Golden Tune UpThe University of Colorado-Colorado Springs went to Golden, Colorado for a final tune up meet before the conference indoor championship. Generally, the field was not very strong. Yet, there were a couple exceptional marks.
February 13, 2010Soaring at Air ForceThe men's relays stole the show for UCCS track and field in the Cadet Fieldhouse at the Air Force Academy. Both the men's distance medley and 4x400 relay won their respective heats. Those relays were apart of a very productive event."I was very pleased with how the team competed", said coach Mark Misch "it was a great meet and we had solid races."
February 6, 2010Big Bang in Albuquerque with a Race and Record for David MuellerThey had an all-around great day" said University of Colorado at Colorado Springs track & field coach Mark Misch, "12 athletes, four school records, two NCAA provisional qualifiers, eight season bests and numerous all-time personal bests."
January 27, 2010Graham named field athlete of the weekCOLORADO SPRINGS - Pole vaulter Lauren Graham of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs was named the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week, the conference announced Wednesday.
January 23, 2010A tale of Two CitiesUCCS track and field started hot during the first two track meets but today the action cooled a bit from the pace both teams were on.
December 5, 2009One Track Meet-Seven School RecordsThe 2010 track and field season at the University of Colorado-Colorado Springs has began with a huge bang and we have not yet entered the 2010 segment of the 2010 season. Seven school record were set during the sole December indoor track meet at Colorado Mines.
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