Laura Schweikert
Laura  Schweikert


Palatine, Ill.

High School:

Long Sprints



Track and Field Heads to Lisle, Ill., for Benedictine Twilight

MU has final tune-up for BIG EAST Championships


Golden Eagles Flock to Six Track & Field Meets Across the Country

Track and field to compete Thursday-Sunday


Will Koeck Sets Marquette Hammer Throw Record at Lee Calhoun

Koeck topped MU record by over a meter


Marquette Women Post Four Titles at Lee Calhoun's Day One

MU resumes action Saturday at 11 a.m.


Marquette Hosts Milwaukee in Dual Meet Action

Competition begins at 11 a.m.

Track & Field Personal Bests (as of June 2013)

: 59.43 seconds
500: 1:19.72
600: 1:43.46

: 59.71
: 2:26.08

BIG EAST All-Academic
Indoor (Fr.):Competed in the 400 meters, the 500 meters and the 600 meters during the 2012-13 indoor campaign... Posted a season best of 59.43 seconds in the 400 at the Bill Bergan Invitational (Jan. 26) ... Recorded a personal-best time of 1:19.72 in the 500 meters at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 2) ... Top 600-meter time of 1:43.46 was notched at the Badger Classic (Jan. 12) ... Part of women's 4x400-meter relay which placed 10th at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships at the SPIRE Center in 3:48.98, the fourth-fastest mark in MU history ...2013 Indoor Performance List.
Outdoor (Fr.): Competed in the 400 and 800 meters during the 2013 outdoor season... Posted a season best in the 400 meters at the Benedictine Twilight (April 26) with at time 59.71 seconds ... Set a new personal-best in the 800 meters at the Oliver Nikoloff Invite with a time of 2:26.08 ...2013 Outdoor Performance List.

High School: Schweikert earned four letters in track and field and three letters in cross country at Palatine High School ... Served as team captain in both sports as a senior ... Team MVP as a senior ... Captured a conference title in the outdoor 400-meter dash as a senior and placed sixth at the IHSA Girls Class 3A State Meet ... Earned all-state honors twice in the 400-meter dash and once in the 4x400-meter relay ... Helped Pirates capture four team indoor conference titles and three outdoor championships ... Team captured a state title in cross country during her sophomore year and a runner-up finish in outdoor track and field ... Holds all four individual season records (freshman-senior years) for the indoor 200-meter dash ... High school personal bests include 25.8 seconds in the indoor 200 ... Holds an outdoor PR of 25.1 seconds in the 200 ... Was a national qualifier and took second place at the Nike Cross Country Regionals as a sophomore ... Also earned three letters in basketball ... Palatine High School Athlete of the Year as a senior.

Personal: Schweikert was born in Palatine, Ill., and is the youngest of three children to Paul and Ruth Schweikert... Has two older brothers, Joe and Dan ... Majors in middle/secondary education.

Championships History:

BIG EAST Indoor Championships
4x400-meter relay: 10th (3:48.98; third leg w/Kemmerer, Homan and Hein)