|Hometown:||Las Vegas, Nev.|
|High School:||Palo Verde|
Member of the U.S. U-20 National Team that won the 2014 CONCACAF U-20 Women’s Championship … Also a member of the U.S. U-17 National Team that won the 2012 CONCACAF U-17 Women’s Championship and qualified for the FIFA U-17 Women’s World Cup … Played in three games and started two at the CONCACAF Championship … Played for the U.S. U-15 GNT in 2010 and attended the U.S. U-14 I.D. Camp in 2009.
Played in all 24 games and started seven … All seven starts were in Conference play, and six resulted in shutouts.
Pac-12 All-Freshman selection … Played in all 26 games and earned a start against Washington … Her only goal of the season was a big one - the double overtime golden goal to snap a seven-game losing streak to Stanford … Was subsequently named Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week after that game-winner … Converted a penalty kick in the Bruins’ NCAA semifinal shootout win over Virginia.
Named the 2011 Nevada Gatorade Girls’ Soccer Player of the Year … All-Southern Nevada, All-Sunset Region and All-Northwest during the two years she played high school soccer … Played club soccer with the LV Heat and previously won three state titles with other teams … Ranked as the No. 8 recruit in the nation by Top Drawer Soccer … Played with national runner-up SoCal FC during the 2015 WPSL season.
Full name is Lauren Alissa Kaskie … Born on Sept. 18, 1995 in Reno, Nev. … Parents are Brian and Mary Kaskie … Has younger siblings, Paige and Anthony … Father Brian was an All-American football player at the University of Nevada … Describes playing in the U-17 World Cup as her most gratifying experience to date … Admires Los Angeles Laker Kobe Bryant … Enjoys music, the beach and watching sports … Political science major with a career interest in law.