Charlie Lawrence  
Charlie  Lawrence

RS Sophomore

Foley, Minn.

High School:


Ali, Zutz Lead Gophers at Griak Invitational

All five scorers for the Gophers posted finishes among the top-30 participants for the eight-kilometer course.


30th Annual Roy Griak Invitational

The 30th annual Roy Griak Invitational is set for Saturday, Sept. 26 at Les Bolstad Golf Course.


Roy Griak Invitational: Division I Preview

With almost 300 runners registered for this race alone, fans won’t want to miss any of the action on such a special and emotional day at the Roy Griak Invitational.


Gophers Finish Second at Oz Memorial

Minnesota recorded a pair of top-five finishes and three top-10 finishes on the night, totaling 39 points as a team .


Gophers Finish Fourth at NCAA Regional

Aaron Bartnik finished fourth to earn All-Region honors.


Charlie Lawrence Photo Gallery

Charlie Lawrence Photo Gallery

Letter winner (2014) • five career races • one top-10 finish.

Placed 5th at the 2015 Oz Memorial with a time of 19:06.2.  At the 2015 Roy Griak, finished 25th with a time of 25:38.0. 


Competed in five meets for the Gophers • factored into the team's scoring for two meets and helped pick up one team title • set a new personal eight-kilometer record of 24:15.5 at the UC Riverside Invitational to open the season • finished fifth to help the Gophers land the team title at the meet • finished 46th in the Griak Invitational with a time of 25:51.1 • placed 181st with a time of 25:15 at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational • placed 65th at the Big Ten Championship with a time of 25:06.08 • finished 95th at the NCAA Midwest Regional with a time of 31:35.8 • earned first letter.

Redshirted the 2013 cross country season • ran as an unattached competitor at the Oz Memorial and the Griak Invitational • finished 11th at the Oz Memorial with a time of 19:48.1 • clocked a 25:50.9 at the Griak Invitational, coming in 111th.

A 2013 graduate of Foley High School • three-time all-state honoree • two-time Minnesota Class A 3,200 meter state champion (2012, 2013) • helped Foley High School to the 2013 Minnesota Class A State Track & Field Championship as a senior • posted a pair of top-five performances at the state cross country meet in his prep career, finishing third as a junior in 2011 and second as a senior in 2012 • two-time conference and section cross country champion (2011, 2012) • his mother, Mona Bommersbach, was his high school cross country coach while he also ran for track & field coach David Dahlstrom.

Born March 24, 1995 • son of Tom Lawrence and Mona Bommersbach • double majoring in sport management and business and marketing education.

Lawrence's Career Bests
6K 19:48.1 (UA) Oz Memorial (Sept. 6, 2013)
8K 24:15.5 UC Riverside Invitational (Sept. 14, 2014)
10K 31:35.8 NCAA Midwest Regional (Nov. 14, 2014)
Finish 5th UC Riverside Invitational (Sept. 14, 2014)