Laura Addison
Laura  Addison

RS Senior

Spring Lake, Mich.

High School:
Grand Haven


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In the Spotlight: Laura Addison

Women's Track & Field Spotlight: Laura Addison


Week 14: U-M to Split Squad for Mt. SAC, Kansas Relays

Women's Track & Field to Split Squad for Mt. SAC, Kansas Relays


Wolverines Win Seven Events; Defeat Cal, Virginia in Tri-Meet

Women's Track Wins Seven Events; Defeats Cal, Virginia in Tri-Meet


Week 13: U-M to Take On Cal, Virginia in Tri-Meet Saturday

Women's Track & Field to Take On Cal, Virginia in Tri-Meet Saturday


Trio Secures Runner-Up Finishes on First Day at Raleigh Relays

Women's Track & Field Trio Secures Runner-Up Finishes at Raleigh Relays

Last Updated: March 28, 2016

At Michigan
• Competing member of the 2016 Big Ten Championship Team

Redshirt Senior(I/O) (2016)

• Finished fourth in the 1500-meter race in 4:21.90 at the Pac-12 vs Big Ten Challenge (March 25-26).

• Scored at the Big Ten Championships (Feb. 26-27) with a fourth-place finish in the mile race (4:44.73)
• Competed in the 800-meter race finishing in 2:09.89, a new personal record, at the Alex Wilson Invitational (Feb. 20)
•Set a new indoor personal-best in the 3,000 meter at the SPIRE NCAA D1 Invitational (Feb. 13) with a time of 9:37.17, shaving off almost 12 seconds from her previous best of 9:50.23
• Addison recently set an indoor personal-best in the 800 meter at Notre Dame's Meyo Invitational (Feb. 6) with a time of 2:12.44
• Helped to win the 4000m DMR (11:23.45) at the Meyo Invitational (Feb. 6)
• Competed in the mile race finishing second in 4:45.77, a personal best, and ninth in the 4x400m relay (4:06.78) helping U-M to win the Notre Dame Invitational (Jan. 23)
• Finished eighth in the mile race with a time of 5:01.35 and helped to win the 4x400m relay event (3:58.13) at the Hillsdale Winter Opener (Jan. 9)

Redshirt Junior (I/O) (2015)

• At the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds (May 28-30), Ran 4:22:95 in the first round of the 1,500-meter race (May 28) and finished 12th in the second round of the 1,500-meter race (May 30), running 4:20:49
• Ran 4:22.69 for a seventh-place finish in the 1,500-meter race at the Big Ten Championships (May 15-17)
• Won her 1,500-meter heat in 4:19.95 at the adidas/Steve Scott Invitational (May 1-2)
• Took fifth in the 1,500-meter race (4:26.53) with a new personal-best at Gina Relays (April 24)
• Ran 4:27.24 in the 1,500-meter race at UVA Challenge (April 17-18)
• Finished seventh in the 3,000-meter run at the CAL-UVA Tri Meet (April 3-4)

• Did not compete

Redshirt Sophomore (I/O) (2014)

• At the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 16-18), placed 17th in the 1,500-meter run (4:33.62)
• At the Toledo Invitational (May 9), finished 15th in the 800-meter run (2:18.61)
• At the UC Irvine Steve Scott Invitational (May 2-3), placed fourth in the 1,500-meter run (4:29.25)
• At the Beach Invite (April 19), finished ninth in the 1,500-meter run (4:32.06)
• At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (April 5), finished sixth in the 1,500-meter run (4:36.68)
• At the Raleigh Relays (March 28-29), finished 18th in the 1,500-meter run (4:42.03)

• At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 18), finished fourth in the mile run (5:01.32, 4:58.37#)

Redshirt Freshman (I/O) (2013)

• At the California/Virginia Tri-Meet (Apr. 6), finished 11th in the 3,000-meter run (9:57.14)
• At the Raleigh Relays (March 29-30), placed seventh in section 4 of the 5,000-meter run (17:54.76)
• At the Vanderbilt Black & Gold Invitational (March 22-23), finished 10th in the 1,500-meter run (4:40.30) and 33rd in the 800-meter run (2:20.35)

• At the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 22-23), finished seventh in the unseeded 3,000-meter run (9:56.40)
• At the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 16), finished sixth in the mile run (5:02.57)
• At the SPIRE Invitational (Feb. 8-9), finished 33rd in the mile run (5:06.50)
• At the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational (Feb. 1-2), finished 23rd in the 3,000-meter run (10:12.96)
• At the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 19), finished 14th in the mile run (5:16.92)
• At the GVSU Bob Eubanks Open (Jan. 11), finished fourth (10:18.73) in the 3,000-meter run

Freshman (2012)

• Redshirted
• Competed unattached and finished third in the 1,500-meter run (4:37.51) at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 4)

• Redshirted
• Competed unattached in the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 21), finishing third in the mile run (5:11.66)

• Graduated from Grand Haven High School (2011)
• Academic All-State
• Track & Field
• Two-time varsity letterwinner

Cross Country
• Member of state championship team in 2010 ... All-State (2010)
• All-Region (2007-10)
• All-Conference (2007-10)

• Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts
• Majoring in environment
• Born on May 25, 1993 ... Daughter of Ronald and Suzette Addison

Personal Notes
• Father, Ron, ran cross country and track at the University of Tennessee
• Mother, Sue, ran cross country and track at Michigan State
• Sister, Rebecca, ran cross country and track at U-M (2009-13)


Event Time Date
Mile (I) 4:45.77 1-23-16
3,000m (I) 9:37.17 2-13-16
800m (I) 2:09.89 2-20-16
800m (O) 2:12.44 2-6-16
1,500m (O) 4:19.95 5-2-15
3,000m (O) 9:50.23 4-4-15
5,000m (O) 17:54.76 3-29-13

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