-
Laura Cortez
Laura  Cortez

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Antonio, TX

High School:
Antonian College Preparatory

Height:
5-3

10/02/2015

North Texas Cross Country Takes Down Ranked Texas

Men's Team Claims Third Title, Women Places Third

2015-16
-Came in 58th at the C-USA Championships with a time of 19:38.6
-Placed 94th at the NCAA South Central Regional with a career-best time of 22:38.5 in the 6k
-Placed 33rd at the Baylor Twilight Invitational with a time of 15:16.9
-Finished 25th at the Ken Garland Invitational with a season best time of 19:22.19 in the 5k
-Came in 88th at the Texas A&M Invitational with a time of 22:58.3
-Finished 34th at the UT Invitational with a time of 20:16.1

2014-15
-Competed in the C-USA Championships, where she placed 58th (19:02.08)
-Finished 46th at the Ken Garland invitational with a time of 20:01.4
-
Placed 46th at the Baylor Twilight Invitational with a time of 15:51.2
-Placed 25th at the Gerald Richey Invitational with a time of 19:30.2

2013-14
-Competed at the NCAA South Central Regionals
-Placed in the top-20 at the Ken Garland Invitational 5K, 18th (19:42.17)
-Posted a season-best 5K at the Chile Pepper Festival 5K, 96th place (19:29.6)

2012-13
-Captured a 20th-place finish in the Ken Garland Invitational 5K
-Ran a career best 6K in 24:08.3 at the Chile Pepper Festival
-Finish 46th at the SBC Championships
-Ran a 25:07.6 6K at the NCAA South Central Region Championships

High School

-Named academic all-state as well as cross country three years
-Was a member of Antonian College Preparatory's back-to-back-to-back TAPPS 5A cross country state championship teams
-Qualified for state in the 3200-meter run her freshman year and regional's in the 800-meter run in 2012
-Named first team all-district for soccer as well as state honorable mention her senior year
-Lettered in four years in soccer, and two years in track and cross country.

more headlines

Mean Green Online Store

Official Merchandise of Mean Green Athletics