Laura Barreca
Laura Barreca
Height: 5-2
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Miller Place, N.Y.
High School: Miller Place

Prior to Geneseo: Ran for Francis Sullivan at Miller Place High School ...  all-league, all-division, all-county and all-state from 2013-2014 ... member of the fastest small school team in Suffolk County history in the 2013-14 county championships ... for indoor and outdoor track & field: seven-time all-league, six-time all-county and three-time all-state (2011-2015) ... a member of the 2011, 2013, and 2014 4x800-meter relay team that was the fastest small school relay team in Suffolk County history ... received the Outstanding Senior Athlete Award.

Personal: Laura Paige Barreca was born and raised in Miller Place, N.Y. ... parents are Lawrence and Christine Barreca ... studying chemistry... has two younger sisters, Jackie and Nicole ... also enjoys reading and going to the beach ... favorite athletic-related moment was her first state meet ... best advice she's received is that "running is 90% mental" ... credits her high school coach for having the greatest influence over her running career ... started running cross country her junior year of high school.

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Oct 28, 2017 2017 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 6K 24:12.1 19
Oct 14, 2017 Yellowjacket XC Invitational 6K 24:47.8 47
Sep 30, 2017 Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 6K 23:50.9 45
Sep 23, 2017 Purple Valley XC Invite 6K 24:58.9 101
Sep 1, 2017 Brockport Early Season Short Course 4K 15:29.2 10
Oct 1, 2016 Mike Woods Invite (SUNY Geneseo Invite) 6K 26:01.0 176
Sep 24, 2016 Williams College Purple Valley Invite 6K 24:15.2 97
Sep 10, 2016 26th Annual Oswego State Invitational 5K 20:54.2 17

Top Performances

YearSport800m1500mMile3000m5000m
2017 Outdoor -- -- 5:07.64 -- -- -- -- 18:50.05
2016 Outdoor -- -- 5:04.58 -- -- -- -- -- --
2016 Indoor 2:29.68 -- -- 5:27.70 10:41.35 19:34.86

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 5–6, 2017 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 5000m 18:56.99 10
Apr 22–23, 2017 Cortland Classic Invitational 5000m 18:50.05 6
Apr 14, 2017 Golden Eagle Friday Night Invite 5000m 19:23.95 4
Apr 9, 2017 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic 1500m 5:07.64 26
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational 1500m 5:08.89 25
Apr 30, 2016 St. John Fisher College Cardinal Classic 1500m 5:04.58 15
Apr 23, 2016 Rochester Spring Invite 1500m 5:07.49 7
Apr 11, 2016 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic 1500m 5:17.91 27
Feb 20, 2016 Golden Eagle Invite 5000m 19:34.86 6
Feb 20, 2016 Golden Eagle Invite 1600m Relay 4:28.15 10
Feb 12–13, 2016 David Hemery Valentine Invitational 3000 10:41.35 109
Feb 6–7, 2016 Ithaca College Bomber Invitational Mile 5:27.70 12
Feb 6–7, 2016 Ithaca College Bomber Invitational 800m 2:29.68 17
Jan 29, 2016 18th Annual Bison Open + Multi 3000 10:47.20 16
Jan 22, 2016 Highlander Invitational 3000 10:53.73 5
Jan 22, 2016 Highlander Invitational 1600m Relay 4:40.87 10
Jan 16, 2016 RIT Tiger Invitational Mile 5:32.79 11
Jan 16, 2016 RIT Tiger Invitational 1600m Relay 4:29.64 7
Dec 5, 2015 Brockport Early Season Invite 3000 11:11.15 6