UAlbany Track & Field - W BIO
Nira Lovick
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Nira Lovick 1886824
Position: Mid-Distance
Year: Senior
Hometown: Baldwin, N.Y.
High School: Baldwin

Lovick's TFRRS Profile


2015-16
Outdoor
Season Bests
800m: 2:20.69
1,500m: 4:47.86
4x400m Relay: 3:58.75

 

Lovick finished third in the 1,500m run when she competed in the America Eas Outdoor Challege. She continued her season finishing fifth in both the Northeast Challenge and the Spring Classic when competing in the 1,500m run. Lovick finished second in the Spring Classic when she competed in the 4x400m Relay and sixth in the 4x800m Relay in the Shamrock invitational.  

Personal Best Marks
800m: 2:16.81
1,000m: 3:00.58
1,500m: 4:54.25
Mile: 5:15.64
5K (XC): 19:57.1
6K (XC): 24:12.65

2014-15:

Outdoor
Season Bests
800m: 2:16.81
1,500m: 4:54.25
Mile: 5:16.41

Lovick opened the season at the Shamrock Invitational, where she placed 19th in the mile in 5:16.41. She also placed second as a member of the 4x800m relay team. She placed fifth in the 1,500m in 4:54.25 at Connecticut's Northeast Challenge. She also placed eighth in the 800m in 2:26.14. She placed fifth in the 1,500m for the second consecutive meet at UAlbany's Spring Classic, crossing the line with a time of 4:58.09. At the Penn Relays, Lovick split 2:17.72 en route to a team finish of 8:54.52, good for fourth place in the college division. Lovick placed ninth overall in the 800m at the America East Outdoor Championships, running 2:19.19 in the finals after finishing in 2:18.16 in the preliminary round. She also earn an America East title as a member of the victorious 4x800m relay team, splitting 2:18.7 en route to a 9:04.36 team finish. Lovick set a season-best mark in the 800m at UAlbany's Purple & Gold Last Chance Meet, finishing sixth in 2:16.81. Her season ended at ECAC Outdoor Championships, where she split 2:20.2 in the 4x800m relay en route to a 9:07.44 team finish in 14th place.

Indoor
Season Bests
1,000m: 3:00.58
Mile: 5:15.64

Lovick opened the season at Penn State's Nittany Lion Challenge, where she placed eighth in the 1,000m in 3:04.45, and fourth as a member of the distance medley relay. She split 5:29.1 for the 1,600m leg, anchoring the team to a 12:33.72 finish. Lovick placed 27th in the mile in 5:26.07 at Cornell's Upstate Challenge, and placed second as a member of the 4x800m relay team that finished in 9:26.58. After placing 30th and 31st in the 1,000m and the mile respectively at the Armory Track Invitational, and 43rd in the 1,000m at Boston University's Valentine Invitational, Lovick placed ninth in the 1,000m at the America East Indoor Championships with a season-best time of 3:00.58. Lovick also placed first as a member of UAlbany's victorious 4x800m relay team, earning a 2:19.1 split en route to a team finish of 9:16.29. Lovick's season came to an end at ECAC Indoor Championships, where she placed 11th as a member of the 4x800m relay team. Lovick split 2:16.33 en route to a team finish of 8:59.28.

Cross Country
Season Bests
5K: 19:57.1
6K: 24:12.65

Lovick competed in the final four meets of the cross country season, her first as a Great Dane. She opened at Lehigh's Paul Short Invitational, which was the third meet on the schedule. She navigated the 6K course in 24:14.2 to place 314th. She placed 43rd at UAlbany's XC Invitational, running her season-best 5K time of 19:57.1. After competing at the America East Cross Country Championship, Lovick ran a season-best 6K of 24:12.65 at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championship.

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