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 Coaches Preview B1G Meet


Steve Plasencia and Sarah Hopkins met with the media to preview this weekend's B1G Championship.

Gophers to Host Big Ten Championship


Minnesota will host the 2016 Big Ten Cross Country Championship at Les Bolstad Course on Sunday, Oct. 30.

On the Run with Hamza Ali

10/20/2016 caught up with one of the newest members of the Maroon & Gold as he kicks off his first year with the program.

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