Freshman (2013): Appeared in one set on the season versus Saint Francis (Pa.) (9/7), but did not record any statistics.
Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll Honors for a 3.0 cumulative GPA in the spring.
About Lauren Etta
High School: Was a four-year letterwinner at Haldane High School in Cold Spring, N.Y....played setter and outside hitter...team captain during her sophomore, junior and senior campaigns...recorded 244 assists, 247 kills and 57 digs during her senior year...won a state championship in 2011 while finishing in second in both her sophomore and senior years...led her team to four straight Class D Section Championships...earned the 2011 NYS MVP Class D State Championship honors, as well as making the NYS All-Tournament Team from 2010-12...was a 1st Team All Star for the NY Journal News in 2010-12...earned All-State Honors in 2010-12, while also earned All-Conference and All-Region honors all four years, and earning All-Conference Player of the Year during her senior campaign...played for the Downstate Junior VBC during club season and was on the GEVA Regional Championships All-Tournament Team...was the 2012 Wendy's Heisman High School Award Winner as well as the 2013 Lion's Club Athlete of the Year.
Personal: Born Lauren Marie Etta on October 9, 1995...daughter of Mary Lynn and Tom Etta...has one older sister, Danielle, one younger sister, Nicole and one younger brother, Michael...Danielle plays volleyball at the University of Hartford.