Eighteen Gophers have been named 2015 USTFCCCA All-Academic honorees
Take a look back at Minnesota's 2015 track & field season
Seven Gophers will represent the Maroon & Gold at the NCAA Championships this week
Minnesota will compete in the heptathlon, hammer, javelin and 4x400m relay at the national meet
Action continues at the NCAA West Preliminary Friday and Saturday
Photos of Gopher Women's Track & Field at the Big Ten Indoor Championships on February 27, 2015.
Photos of women's track & field athlete Lauren Domski
2015 Season - Indoor: Ran eight races • ran the fifth-fastest 600m time in Minnesota history in 1:31.44 in prelims at the Big Ten Championship • placed sixth in the B1G 600m (1:31.48) • ran the team's fourth-best 800m time of the season, clocking a 2:12.44 at the Iowa State Classic • won the 800m (2:16.37) at the Minnesota Open.
2015 Season - Outdoor: Ran 13 races and recorded career-best times in the 400m (56.43) and 800m (2:09.00) • placed fifth in the 400m at the Musco Twilight in a career-best 56.43 • placed sixth in the unseeded section of the 800m at Drake Relays in a career-best 2:09.00 • finished 18th in the 800m (2:11.13) at the Big Ten Championships • won the 800m (2:11.16) at the Jaguar Challenge • qualified for the NCAA West Prelim in the 800m and placed 29th in 2:10.60 • ran on the sixth-place 4x800m relay (8:43.18) at Drake Relays to rank eighth in program history • ran on distance medley relay (11:38.41) at Drake Relays to rank 10th all-time • ran on the 4x400m relay at four meets • named an alternate for the 4x400m relay at the NCAA Championships • USTFCCCA All-Academic team honoree, Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2014 Season - Indoor: Ran a career-best 2:10.27 in the 800m preliminaries at the Big Ten championships • finished ninth in the 800m (2:12.28) at Bill Bergan Invite • finished ninth in the mile (5:11.50) at the Northwest Open • ran on the 4x400m relay at the Bill Bergan Invite (4:00.51).
2014 Season - Outdoor: Ran eight races, including five appearances in the 800m • ran the 800m at Big Ten Championships, finishing 22nd in 2:12.15 • ran a career-best 2:11.99 in the 800m for sixth place at Musco Twilight • won the 800m (2:13.82) at Grand View Viking Classic • ran 400m leg of distance medley relay team that finished fourth at Drake Relays with the seventh-best time in Minnesota history (11:28.78) • clocked a 57.47 in first collegiate open 400m race for fifth at UW-La Crosse.
2013 Season - Indoor: Ran the 600m at the Big Ten Championships (1:34.24) • won the 800m at the Parents Day Open (2:15.50) • ran the 1,000m at the Meyo Invitational (2:55.26) • finished fourth in the mile at the Bison Classic (5:16.43) • also ran in the 4x400m relay during the season.
2013 Season - Outdoor: Finished 23rd in the 800m at the Big Ten Championships (2:14.08) • finished second with a season-best time of 2:12.37 at the Meet of the Unsaintly • also finished second at the Viking Classic • Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2012 Season - Indoor: Ran a season-best 2:14.87 in the 800m • member of the eighth-place distance medley relay team that ran 11:36.63 at the Big Ten Championships.
2012 Season - Outdoor: Recorded a season-best time of 2:13.80 in the 800m at the Arkansas Invitational, finishing third (unseeded) • part of the eighth-place 4x800m relay team at the Drake Relays • also competed at the Bulldog Invitational and Tommie Twilight.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Woodbury Senior High School • high school coaches were Mark Andrews, Kaycee Moore, Bill Ebertz, and Justin Lockrem • lettered all four years in high school, with all-state awards • National Honor Society member • graduated with high academic honors • Athena Award recipient for Woodbury Senior High School.
Personal: Born June 4, 1993 • majoring in non-profit management and human resources with a minor in Spanish • daughter of Mike and Maggie Domski • has two siblings, Emily and Matt • enjoys mission work, long boarding, and supporting friends and family.
|Domski's Indoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|Event||Mark (All-Time Rank)||Meet (Date)|
|600m||1:31.44 (AT-5th)||Big Ten Championships (2/28/15)|
|800m||2:10.27||Big Ten Championships (2/28-3/1/14)|
|1,000m||2:55.26||Meyo Invitational (2/1/13)|
|Domski's Outdoor Career Bests (2015 Final)|
|400m||56.43||Musco Twilight (5/2/15)|
|800m||2:09.00||Drake Relays (4/23/15)|
|1,500m||4:44.85||Aztec Invitational (3/16/12)|
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