Getting to Know Women's Soccer Player Lauren Barnes

Sept. 8, 2010

What do you see yourself doing in 10 years?
Taking care of a big family

What's one of the most important things your parents did in your upbringing?
Never let me give up on my dreams

What's a pet peeve of yours?
When people yell into cell phones. Or text and drive.

What do you enjoy most about the sport of soccer?
Being part of a team!

If you could have one superpower what would it be?
To be able to transport anywhere in the world in seconds. I hate the process of traveling.

If you could trade places with one person for a day who would it be?
Apolo Ohno

Who has been the most influential person in your life?
My dad

Do you have any pre-game rituals or superstitions?
Yes, I tape my wrists every game with Kylie Wright and I a fist/chest bump with Chante' Sandiford right before the game starts.

If you could play another sport at UCLA what would it be?
Some type of water sport

What is your favorite food?
Mexican

What is your favorite song on your ipod right now?
Everyday America by Sugarland

Where is the best place you have traveled abroad?
Costa Rica because it had the most beautiful beaches and happy people.

What is something that absolutely frightens you?
Heights

What is your favorite quote/saying?
Don't forget to stop and smell the roses.

What is your favorite movie?
Anything with Denzel Washington.

Who is your best friend on another college team?
Nikki Forrest at UC Irvine

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Kylie Wright
Chante'  Sandiford

EVENT INFORMATION
UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Wednesday, Aug 12
vs. Missouri
Los Angeles, CA
0-0
Friday, Aug 21
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
L, 0 - 1
Sunday, Aug 23
at San Diego
San Diego, CA
W, 1 - 0 (2OT)
Sunday, Aug 30 - 4:00 PM PST
vs. Wisconsin
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 04 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Sep 06 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Texas
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 11 - 4:00 PM PST
at Wake Forest
Winston-Salem, NC
Sunday, Sep 13 - 10:00 AM PST
at North Carolina
Chapel Hill, NC
Thursday, Sep 17 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Pepperdine
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 25 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Oct 01 - 7:00 PM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Sunday, Oct 04 - 11:00 AM PST
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
Friday, Oct 09 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 11 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Oct 17 - 1:00 PM PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Friday, Oct 23 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Colorado
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 25 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Oct 29 - 3:30 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Sunday, Nov 01 - 3:30 PM PST
at Stanford
Stanford, CA
Friday, Nov 06 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 13 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA First Round
TBA
Friday, Nov 20 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Second Round
TBA
Sunday, Nov 22 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Third Round
TBA
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