Kevin Lachowitzer  
Kevin Lachowitzer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Perham, Minn.

High School:
Perham HS

Position:
Distance


05/29/2013

Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals

05/04/2013

Gophers Finish Weekend at Meet of the Unsaintly

The Minnesota men's outdoor track and field team wrapped up the weekend on Saturday at the Meet of the Unsaintly at Hamline.

02/13/2013

Gophers to Honor Seniors at Friday's Snowshoe Open

Friday's meet marks the final home meet of the year for the Minnesota men's indoor track and field program.

05/31/2012

149 Gopher Student-Athletes Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Minnesota's Total is up from 123 Following the 2011 Spring Seasons

05/03/2012

Gophers Grab 10 Titles from the Golden Bear Twilight

Sean King has strong performance in 100 meter dash

2012 Season - Indoor: Ran a time of 8:39.47 in the 3,000 meters at the Bill Bergan Invite • also competed in the 3,000m at the Holiday Inn Invitational. Outdoor: Won the 5,000 meters at the Golden Bear Twilight with a time of 15:10.37 • ran 4:02.67 in the 1,500m at the Bolstorff Twilight • also competed in the 1,500m at the Tom Cat Twilight • Academic All-Big Ten.

2011 SeasonIndoor:competed in the mile run at the Snowshoe Open and finished with a time of 4:18.51•ran at the Minnesota Open in the mile and finished with a time of 4:24.88• Competed at the Iowa State Classic in the 3,000 meters and finished eighth(8:24.02) •ran at the Bill Bergan Invitational in the 3,000 meters finishing with a time of 8:29.61Outdoor:competed at the Baldy Castillo Invitational in the 1,500 meters and finished fifth (3:56.93) • competed at the Jim Click Shootout in the 1,500 meters and finished eleventh (4:00.59) • competed at the Drake Relays in the 5,000 meters and finished ninth (14:19.15) • competed at the TomCat Open in the 5,000 meters and finished first (14:27.38) •competed at the Big Ten Championship in the 5,000 meters (14:35.78).

2010 Season - Indoor: Ran the 3,000 meters in two meets • top time was 8:44.55 at Snowshoe Open. Outdoor: Competed in four meets • placed third in the 5,000 meters at the Musco Twilight with a time of 15:06.23.

2009 Season:Redshirted the indoor and outdoor seasons.

Cross Country -
A member of Gophers' NCAA lineup in 2010 • varsity letterwinner • a junior in 2011.

High School: A 2008 graduate of Perham High School • high school coach was Jeff Morris • led Perham to back-to-back Minnesota Class A cross country titles in 2006 and 2007 • 2007 state cross country individual titlist (15:54.9) • runner-up in 2008 • 15th as a sophomore when Perham finished fourth as a team • five-time all-state performer on the track • state runner-up in the 3,200 meters both his junior and senior seasons, sixth as a sophomore • placed third in the 1,600 meters in 2008, fourth in 2007 • four-time letterwinner in cross country and track • 2008 Perham Athlete of the Year • a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal:
Born April 11, 1989 •civil engineering major • son of Tim and Sheryl Lachwitzer • has an older brother, Jeff • enjoys fishing, hunting and camping.