Hometown: Rochester, NY
High School: Churchville-Chili
Lawniczak’s main event was the high jump. She tied an indoor personal best at the Akron Invitational with a height of 1.58m placing third. Lawniczak won the first meet of the outdoor season, The University of Cincinnati Early Bird, with a height of 1.58m. She would set a personal best at the South Carolina Weems Baskins Invitational with a height of 1.60m placing seventh.
Lawniczak was brought to Dayton to boost the jumping squad. She did just this as she excelled in her first indoor season. She recorded a personal best when it would matter the most at the Atlantic 10 Championships. She placed eighth with a height of 1.60m. In the outdoor season, Lawniczak competed in the high jump accumulating three top ten finishes. At the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championships she finished 11th with a jump of 1.55m (5’1”).
She holds her school’s record with a personal record of 5-06.5, is also a four-time competitor at the state-level and has finished as high as fifth in New York’s class AA state meet.