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2013: Begins her third year with the Spartan squad . . . had an extremely successful sophomore campaign . . . earned USTFCCCA All-Academic status . . . now has a total of seven individual championship titles . . will look to continue her strong track career this season.
2012: INDOOR: At the Terrapin Invitational placed 14th in the triple jump with a jump of 34'5.5" and 19th in the long jump with a jump of 15'5.5" . . . posted a fourth place 1.55 meter leap in the high jump at the GMU Patriot Games as well a 14th place jump in the long jump with only one leap at 4.69 meters . . . took second in the long jump with a 5.01 meter mark and second place in high jump with a jump of 1.57 meters (her best of 2011-12) at the Crusader Indoor Meet . . . earned CAC women's field athlete of the week two times . . . at the CAC Championships recorded two first place finishes, she won the high jump with a height of 1.67 meters and also won the triple jump with a distance of 11.7 meters, she finished second in the long jump with a jump of 5.14 meters.
OUTDOOR: Earned All-CAC First-Team honors . . . was the CAC athlete of the week April 26 . . . started things out posting a 1.60-meter height in the high jump and 10.60 meter in the triple jump at the Intersquad Alumni Challenge held at York . . . helped the 4X100 team nab third place at the Golden Ram Invitational with a time of 52.65 . . . collected a pair of top-ten finishes at the Maryland Invitational, came in third in the triple jump (10.90 meters) and ninth in the high jump (1.57 meters) . . . at the York Quad meet earned two victories, one in high jump (1.55 meters and the other in the triple jump (10.60 meters) . . . took 11th place in the triple jump at the Duke Invitational with a jump of 10.97 meters, also finished ninth in the long jump with an excellent 5.15-meter leap and 12th in the high jump with a height of 1.58 meters . . . at the JHU/Loyola Invitational had a second place finish in the high jump posting 1.60 meters . . . took third place in the triple jump (11.05 meters) and fourth in high jump (1.57 meters) at the Greyhound Invitational . . . during the Paul Kaiser Classic at Shippensburg University took third place in the high jump with a leap of 1.57 meters, took fourth in the triple jump with 11.05 meters and then finished in seventh in the long jump with a 5.20-meter result . . . was extremely successful at the CAC championships . . . successfully defended her 2011 title in the triple jump with a repeat triumph and a distance of 11.71 meters (a new school record), helped to reset the school record in the 4X100 with a 49.67 . . . at the second day for the CAC championships earned another title by winning the high jump with a height of 1.57 meters . . . competed in the Gator Invitational and won the triple jump with a distance of 11.25 meters and also came in 10th in long jump with a leap of 4.62 meters . . . in a last chance meet at Swarthmore finished second in the triple jump, posting an 11.40-meter distance.
2011: Laura comes off of an impressive start to her career with the Green and White . . . Ran a 13.94 in the 100m Dash at the Golden Ram Invitational . . . Also ran a 14.17 in the 100m Dash at the UNF Spring Break Invitational . . . Jumped 1.64m high in the High Jump at the Penn Relays . . . As well as 1.64m high in the High Jump at the Paul Kaiser Classic . . . Jumped 5.08m in the Long Jump at the Capital Athletic Conference Championships . . . Also 5.08m in the Long Jump at the Green & White Invitational . . . At the Paul Kaiser Classic, jumped 11.50m in the Triple Jump . . . As well as 11.35m in the Triple Jump at the UNF Spring Break Invitational.
Personal: Is a nursing major . . . the daughter of Chris and Kathy Rowlands . . . born on May 2, 1992.