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Lauren McLaughlin
2004-05 Women's Cross Country
YR.
Fr.
HOMETOWN
Shoreview, Minn.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Mounds View
Lauren McLaughlin

2007 (Track and Field): Competed at eight meets for the Crusaders ... ran season-best indoor 3,000m time of 12:44.05 at the Akron Open ... cut nearly a minute off of 3,000m steeplechase time over course of outdoor campaign, running season-best 13:15.20 at the Hillsdale Gina Relays.

2005: (Cross Country): Competed six times for the Brown and Gold ... named team's Most Improved Runner ... ran fastest 6K of career in season-opening Crusader Invitational, covering Sunset Hills Farm route in 26:06 ... nearly matched 6K effort at Mid-Con Championships, running at 26:06.4 on same course ... ran fastest career 5K and finished 41st at Evansville Invitational, running a 20:44.7.

2004 (Cross Country): Ran four times as a freshman ... finished 41st at Crusader Invitational, finishing season-best 6K in 26:59 ... quickest 5K of year was at Evansville Invitational, covering course in 21:27.07.

Prep: Won one letter for the Mustangs ... helped team to sixth place finish at 2003 Minnesota State Championships ... served as team captain ... team also finished second in Suburban East Conference and at Sectionals ... earned four letters in nordic skiing, picking up Honorable Mention All-Conference honors as a senior ... also lettered in track.

Personal: Lauren is the daughter of Mike and Kate McLaughlin ... major is nursing ... born December 28, 1985.

2004-05 Women's Cross Country
Women's Cross Country
Ashley BillstromSo.Hales Corners, Wis.
Laura BinghamSr./Jr.Woodstock, Ill.
Joanne BorchertJr./So.Waukesha, Wis.
Rachael ButtonFr.Farmington Hills, Mich.
Tami McDunnJr.Farmington, Minn.
Lauren McLaughlinFr.Shoreview, Minn.
Heidi NathanSr.Medford, N.Y.
Rachel NelsonSr.Lee's Summit, Mo.
Danielle NunnellySo.Valparaiso, Ind.
Kelly OwensSr.Fort Thomas, Ky.
Jennifer PlaskotaSo.Naperville, Ill.
Kristy PoppSr./Jr.Wilmar, Minn.
Jobeth SchmiesingJr.Mankato, Minn.
Lisa SchroeckFr.Naperville, Ill.
Michelle SextonSr.Hoffman Estates, Ill.
Renae SwiftFr.Valparaiso, Ind.
Carrie WatermanSr./Jr.Wheaton, Ill.
Rachel WeideSr./Jr.Fort Wayne, Ind.
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler