Lakayla

Harris

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Sprints
Year: Senior
Hometown: Miami, Fla.
High School: Miami Northwestern
Major: Child, Youth & Family Studies

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
60m: 7.38 (2/24/18)
200m: 23.71o (2/24/18)
400m: 56.14 (1/21/17)
Outdoor
100m: 11.35w (4/13/18)
200m: 23.15w (5/5/18)

Big Ten Championships
2018 (O): 100m - 11.45 (4th); 200m - 23.39 (6th); 4x100 - 45.43 (10th); 4x400 - 3:38.09 (5th)
2018 (I): 60m - 7.38 (2nd); 200m - 23.71 (7th)
2017 (O): 200m - 24.17p (13th); 4x100m - 46.85 (8th)
2017 (I): 60m - 7.43p/7.51 (7th); 200m - 23.72p/23.79 (8th); 4x400m - 3:40.57 (8th)
2016 (O): 100m - 11.76p (13th); 200m - 23.36pw/23.59 (6th); 4x100m - 44.59 (6th)
2016 (I): 200m - 24.01p (11th); 60m - 7.60p (15th); 4x400m - 3:41.93 (7th)

Honors
Big Ten Sportsmanship Award (Indoor, 2019)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2018; Spring 2016, 2018)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2019)

2018 (Junior)
Indoor: Finished second in the 60m (7.38) and seventh in the 200m (23.71) at the Big Ten Indoor Championships...her time in the 60m at the Big Ten Indoor Championships is No. 4 in NU history and her time in the 200m ranks No. 3 in Nebraska history at the event...claimed the 200m titles at the Air Force Invitational and at the Iowa State Classic...won the 4x400 at both the Graduate Classic (3:48.33) and at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invite (3:40.80).

Outdoor: Placed fourth in the 100m (11.45), sixth in the 200m (23.39), 10th in the 4x100 (45.43) and fifth in the 4x400 (3:38.09) at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships...her Big Ten Championships time in the 200m was good for No. 7 in NU history...set a personal best time of 11.35w in the 100m to finish fourth at the John McDonnell Invitational, good for No. 3 in the NU record books for the fastest wind-aided time...ran a PR of 23.15w to win the 200m at the Nebraska Invitational...claimed the 4x100m title at the John McDonnell Invitational with a time of 45.50.

2017 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Placed seventh in the 60m at the Big Ten Championships in 7.51...set a season best in the prelims with a time of 7.43, good for No. 5 in NU history at the time...finished eighth in the 200m (23.79) and eighth with the 4x400m relay (3:40.57)...set a 200m season best of 23.72 on the oversized track at the SPIRE Institute, the third-fastest time in NU indoor history at the time on any size of track...won 200m titles at the Iowa State Classic and adidas Classic...won the 4x400m relay at the Iowa State Classic...set a PR in the 400m at the Mark Colligan Memorial with a time of 56.14.

Outdoor: Finished 13th in the 200m at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships...took eighth with the 4x100m relay in 46.85...set a 100m season best time of 11.50 to win the Husker Spring Invitational with the No. 7 time in NU history at the time...ran the 200m in 23.70 to win the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational...won the 4x100m relay title at the Husker Spring Invitational and Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational. 

2016 (Freshman)
Indoor: Finished 11th in the 200m at the Big Ten Indoor Championships in 24.01...also finished 15th in the 60m at the conference meet (7.60) and seventh with the 4x400m relay (3:41.93)...took first in the 200m at the Holiday Inn Invitational with a time of 24.32...was a member of the 4x400m relay team that claimed first at the Mark Colligan Memorial with a time of 3:44.86...posted a 60m season best of 7.57 and an indoor 200m time of 23.92 at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational.

Outdoor: Finished 25th in the 200m at the NCAA West Preliminary Round with a time of 23.61...also competed in the 4x100m relay and finished 16th in 45.21...placed sixth in the 200m at the conference meet with a season-best 23.59, which tied for 10th in school history...ran a wind-legal season best of 23.44 at the USATF Junior Championships to finish third...placed 13th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the 100m with a time of 11.76...took first in the 200m at the Nebraska Invitational with a time of 23.89...was part of the winning 4x100m relay team at the Kansas Relays (45.69) and the winning 4x400m relay team at the Husker Spring Invitational (3:44.75)...was the 200m runner-up at the Kansas Relays in 23.74.

Before Nebraska
Attended Miami Northwestern High School in Miami, Florida...posted a wind-aided 100m prep best of 11.56 to finish second at the Florida 3A state meet...ran the 200m in a prep-best 23.56 and the 400m in 56.13...finished second in the 200m at the Florida 3A state meet with a time of 23.67...set the GMAC Championship meet record in the 200m...was part of the 4x100 relay team that ran a national-best time of 45.77 at the Florida Relays.

Personal
Born Jan. 29, 1997...parents are Leon and Linda Bethel...major is family science.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2