Cougars celebrate 16 student-athletes on Senior Day
2014-15 (Sophomore) Indoor:Made his 2015 debut in the mile run at the Houston Indoor Opener where he ran a 4:32.73.
Outdoor: Competed in five meets for Houston during the outdoor season running the 1500m and 3000m steeplechase...Set a new personal best in the steeple at the Longhorn Invitational with a ninth place finish in 9:48.46...Ran a 4:12.87 at the Bobcat Invitational to set a new personal best in the 1500m.
2013-14 (Freshman) Indoor: Competed in the mile, 3000-meter and 5000-meter at four meets for the Cougars this season. Ran a collegiate best in the 5000m with 15:57.81 at the Texas A&M Aggie Invitational to place 14th... Finished third in the 3000m (9:21.09) during the Leonard Hilton Memorial Invitational.
Outdoor: Competed in five meets for the Cougars... Finished 10th at the inaugural American Athletic Conference Outdoor Championships in the 3000m Steeplechase.
Ran for coach Timo Sheard at Cedar Park High School... Helped team win State Championship title in 2010 and 2011... Team placed second at State in 2012 and 2013... Qualified for Junior Nationals as a senior... Also played soccer for one season.
Gabriel Lara...Born Nov. 21, 1994 in Austin, Texas... Son of Alberto Lara and Betty Luquis... enjoys running and hanging out with friends...Majoring in Kinesiology.