Kevin Lachowitzer
Kevin Lachowitzer


Perham, Minn.

High School:

2 Letters


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

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


Griak Rosters

Griak Rosters


Gophers Score a Perfect 15 to take Fall Finale

Hilsen wins Fall Finale


Gophers Face Tough Challenge in Madison on Friday

Few men to race at the Jim Drews Invite on Saturday

2011 • Junior Season: Did not compete

2010 • Sophomore Season: Earned Academic All-Big Ten honors • member of the Gopher squad who finished 27th at the NCAA championships, where he finished 198th overall (32:07.5) and fifth on the team • took 20th overall with a time of 21:22.4 at the BYU Autumn 4K Race • came in at 25:20.0 (46th overall) at the Roy Griak Invite • ran at the Pre-NCAA meet finishing 93rd overall, with a time of 24:57.4 for the Gophers • took 30th (24:31.4) at the Big Ten Championships • ran to a 39th place finish at the NCAA Midwest meet, posting a time of 31:05.66 in the 10K race • earned his second letter.

2009 • Redshirt Freshman Season: The Gophers' top runner (25:41.0), 27th overall, at Jim Drews Invitational • team's number-five runner (26:06.5), 59th overall, in Griak Invitational • an Academic All-Big Ten honoree.

2008 • Freshman Season: Redshirted the season.

On the Track: Will be a junior in 2012 • competes in the 1,500m, 3,000m and 5,000m.

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 • 2006 state cross country individual titlist (15:54.9) • runner-up in 2007 • 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.


Gophers Finish 19th at NCAAs


The Gophers totaled 464 points for the 10-kilometer course at E. P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park.

Zutz Honored by USATF Minnesota


The St. Francis, Minn., native was a First Team All-Big Ten and All-Region honoree this year.

Plasencia Earns USTFCCCA Honor


Steve Plasencia has been honored as the USTFCCCA Midwest Region Coach of the Year.

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