UCLA Rowing BIO
Lauryn Robinson
Player Profile:
Lauryn Robinson 1802739
Position: Starboard
Height: 5'8"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Valencia, Calif.
High School: Culver Academies [Ind.]
2014-15
Rowed primarily in UCLA’s varsity four crew and third varsity eight throughout her sophomore season … rowed bow seat in the 3V8+ in the Bruins’ season-opening win against Loyola Marymount (March 14) … rowed two seat in the V4+ at the two-day San Diego Crew Classic (March 28-29), helping UCLA to back-to-back first-place finishes, including in the Grand Final race on day two … rowed six seat in the 3V8+ against USC (April 11), leading the Bruins past the Women of Troy with a time of 6:54.10 … rowed two seat in the varsity four and second varsity four crews during the two-day Clemson Invitational (April 18-19) … rowed six seat in the 3V8+ against Oregon State and Washington State on Dexter Lake in Oregon (May 2) … rowed two seat in the V4+ at the Pac-12 Championships (May 17).

2013-14
Rowed in the novice eight crew during her freshman season … stroked the novice eight in UCLA’s season-opening victory over Loyola Marymount … stroked the N8+ at the two-day San Diego Crew Classic (April 5-6), helping the novice crew to a second-place finish on day one and a third-place finish in the Grand Final on day two … rowed bow seat in the N8+ in UCLA’s first-place finish over USC (May 3) … rowed two seat in the N8+ at Pac-12 Championships (May 18), guiding the novice crew to a second-place finish.

High School
Four-year varsity rowing and varsity swimming letterwinner at Culver Academics (Culver, Ind.) under head coaches Warren Foersch and Cali Girard, respectively ... served as Culver's rowing team captain ... in four seasons, helped lead Culver to four Indiana-Kentucky State Championships (varsity 8+, novice 4+ and junior 4x) ... finished second at the Grand Rapids Invitational Regatta (girls junior 4x) ... finished third at the Midwest Scholastic Rowing Championships in the novice 4+ and was second in the varsity 8+ and junior 4x events ... finished second (national qualifier) in the varsity 4x at the 2012 Midwest Scholastic Championships ... also finished second at the 2011 Midwest Scholastic Championships ... at the 2010 Indiana-Kentucky Rowing Championships, finished first in the midwest junior and was second in the novice 4+ ... as a varsity swimmer, won the Indiana state championship in the 50 free (25th in-state) ... established herself as a six-time school record-holder in the 200 medley relay, 400 freestyle relay and 200 freestyle relay ... serve as the swimming team captain and was a seven-time Indiana high school "sectional" championship winner (50 free, 100 free, 200 free relay, 400 free relay) ... earned the Dearmin Award as the team's Most Valuable Player.

Personal
Full name: Lauryn Ashley Robinson ... born in Los Angeles ... Lauryn is the daughter of Ricardo and Dawn Robinson ... has two brothers, Jonathon and Noah ... is interested in pursuing a career in pediatric neuroanesthesiology ... intends to major in biology.

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