Women's Track & Field

Laura Adair
Laura Adair
Height: 5-8
Year: Sr.
Hometown: San Luis Obispo, Calif.
High School: George School (Pa.)
Position: Throws
Events: Throws
Major: Biology / Art

2015-16

  • threw her best indoor marks in the shot put (7.79 meters) and weight throw (8.13 meters) at the UCS Invitational
  • competed in five outdoor meets
  • had a season-best discus mark of 23.15 meters at the Dr. Jack Toms' Invitational
  • had a career-long javelin throw of 20.90 meters at the Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) Championships

2014-15

  • competed in four indoor meets and six outdoor meets
  • had Guilford’s fourth-best shot put mark (9.06m) and sixth-best weight throw mark (9.06m) at the ODAC Indoor Championship
  • competed in five outdoor meets
  • had the team’s fifth-best discus throw (24.19m, ODAC Championships)
  • threw the javelin a season-best 18.56 meters at the PowerSox Invitational and the shot 7.77 meters at the UNCW Invitational

2013-14

  • participated in three indoor meets as a sprinter and thrower
  • had the team’s third-best shot put with a throw of 6.60 meters at the Winston-Salem State Open
  • participated in four outdoor events as a thrower
  • had Guilford’s best discus throw (23.21 meters) of the season at the High Point Vertklasse Meeting
  • had the team’s third-best javelin throw (16.71 meters) at the Wake Forest Open

Personal

  • graduated with high honors
  • serves as a student marshal
  • presented a talk at the Guilford Undergraduate Symposium titled, "Plan Filtration Efficacy using a Hydroponic System," as well as a poster titled, "Sculptecology, Water"
  • studied abroad in the Turks and Caicos for the Fall 2015 semester
  • seven-time member of Guilford's Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • six-time dean's list student
  • three-time member of the Academic All-ODAC Team
  • active with Guilford's Ultimate Frisbee team and Outdoors Club
  • part of Guilford's Quaker Leadership Scholars Program
  • earned two letters on the track and field team at the George School for coach Stephen Moyer
  • daughter of Chris Adair and Melissa Lovett Adair