2016-17 Outdoor Track and Field:Competed in 13 events throughout the outdoor season … Helped her team win gold in the 4x100 relay at the SD Collegiate Challenge (47.21) … Set new PR’s for both the 100 (12.45) and the 200 (24.93).
Indoor Track and Field: Only competed in the Mountain West Championships during the indoor season … Helped her team place seventh in the distance Medley Relay (12:13.90)
2015-16 Outdoor Track and Field: Was a member of the 4x400-meter relay that finished second at the MW Championships (3:41.21) after winning the event at the San Diego Collegiate Challenge (3:49.16), Trojan Invitational (3:44.17) and Aztec Invitational (3:47.08) ... Qualified for the MW Championships in the 400 meters after posting three top three finishes in the event and winning the 400 at the San Diego Collegiate Championship (56.86), running the event in three additional races ... Ran the 200 three times: at the Trojan Invitational (17th, 25.30), Aztec Invitational (14th, 25.77) and Bryan Clay Invitational (36th, 25.14).
Indoor Track and Field: Qualified for the MW Championships in the 200 and 400, finishing 17th (57.45) and 18th (25.12) respectively ... In two appearances in the 4x400-meter relay, placed second (UW Invitational, 3:48.47) and fourth (NAU Challenge, 3:51.54) ... Collegiate best in the 400 meters came at the Don Kirby Elite at 57.03.
High School Was on the varsity squad all four years at McDonogh High in Owings Mills, Md. ... competed in the sprinting events and the long jump both indoor and outdoor for the Eagles ... competed at the 2014 USATF Junior Olympics, where she was fifth in the 4x400 relay ... recorded a personal-best time of 57.41 seconds in the 400 at the USATF Region 3 Junior Olympics Championships ... became a regular champion at the Interscholastic Athletic Association of Maryland (IAAM) Championships during the 2012-15 seasons ... in 2015, she posted a personal-best indoor long jump of 18-00.00 and moving to 18-01.00 during the outdoor campaign ... also competed at the 2012 New Balance Indoor Nationals in the 60 meters, running a time of 7.92 ... competed at the 2014 General Philip Draper Invitational and ran the 100 in 12.25 and the 200 in 24.68.
Personal Lakin Hatcher was born Sept. 22, 1997 in Columbia, Md. ... is majoring in chemistry with career plans to go into anesthesiology ... favorite athlete is Allyson Felix ... was a part of the Glenarden Track Club with fellow teammates Lisa-Anne Barrow and Simone Glenn ... also was recruited by Michigan, Virginia and Penn State ... earned a spot on the honor roll and Dean's List from 2012-15.