Sam LaSota
Sam LaSota
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
High School: Walter Payton College Prep
Events: Mid-Distance

PERSONAL BESTS

EVENT TIME/MARK MEET DATE
400-Indoor 53.35 Midwest Elite Invite 2/9/2019
800-Indoor 2:00.65 IC Hilltop Invite 2/15/2019
200-Outdoor 23.98 SLU Billiken Invite 4/8/2017
400-Outdoor 53.44 SLU Billiken Invite 4/8/2017
800-Outdoor 2:01.29 WashU Invite 3/31/2017
400 Hurdles-Outdoor 58.02 WashU Invite 3/31/2018

2018-19
INDOOR:
Placed first in the 800m at the IC Hilltop Invite on Feb. 15 with a time of 2:00.65 ... Academic All-UAA.
OUTDOOR: Placed fifth in the 400m hurdles with a time of 58.32 at the WashU Mini Meet on March 23 ... Academic All-UAA.

2017-18
INDOOR:
Ran to season-best times in the 400m (53.81) and 800m (2:00.92) ... Academic all-UAA.
OUTDOOR:
WashU's third best 400m hurdler on the season, posting a time of 58.02 at the WashU Invite on March 31 ... Academic all-UAA.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in both cross country and track and field at Walter Payton College Prep … School record holder in 800 (1:59) … Two-time sectional champion in the 800 … 2014 sectional champion in the 4x400 relay … National AP Scholar.

PERSONAL: Enrolled in the College of Arts and Sciences … Son of Craig LaSota and Kirsten Wendt.