Lauren Baker
Lauren Baker

Player Profile

Tucson, Ariz.

High School:
Canyon del Oro HS


Distance Free/IM


Bruins Swim Well at Speedo Grand Challenge

Senko and Tarazona reach Championship Final of 200 Fly.


Gallagher & Senko Honored, Baker & Campbell Compete at Nationals

Bruins finish 13th and 17th in Open Water Nationals.


Nine Bruins Named to 2012-2013 CSCAA All-America Teams

Second career honors for Murphy and Senko.


Team Awards Announced at Swimming and Diving Banquet

Senior captains for next year also named.


Twenty Bruins Named to Pac-12 All-Academic Team

Four earn First Team honors.

Finished second in the U.S. Open Water 5k Swim Summer Sectional.

Swam a lifetime best and placed fifth in the 1650 free at the Pac-12 Championships ... Also finished 18th in the 400 IM and 500 free at Pac-12s ... Was second in the 1650 free and fourth in the 500 free vs. USC ... Placed second in the 1000 free and fourth in the 500 free against both Cal and Stanford ... Won the 1000 free vs. Boise State and Oregon State/Utah ... Finished seventh in the 1650 free at the Texas Invite ... Finished second in the 1000 free against ASU, Arizona and UCSB ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Pac-12 All-Academic first-team ... CSCAA Scholar All-America honorable mention honoree.

Swam four lifetime-bests at U.S. Nationals - 200 free (2:06.56); 400 free (4:21.33); 800 free (9:00.12) and 400 IM (4:57.28).

Placed 11th in the 1650 free and 19th in both the 500 free and 400 IM at Pac-10s ... Placed third in the 1650 free vs. USC ... Finished third in the 1000 free against Cal and fourth vs. Stanford ... Placed second in the 200 fly and third in the 500 free vs. Boise State/Washington State ... Placed fourth in the 1000 free and fifth in the 500 free vs. Arizona ... Against ASU, was third in the 1000 free and fourth in the 500 free ... Won the 1000 free against San Diego/Idaho ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll ... Named Most Improved by the team.

Earned four varsity letters in swimming at Canyon del Oro HS ... Team MVP all four years of competition ... State champion in the 100 fly and 200 IM ... 2009 All-American in the 100 fly and 200 IM ... 2009 Arizona 4a Division I Swimmer of the Year ... Top short course times of 2:01.09 in the 200 fly, 4:22.01 in the 400 IM, 16:58.92 in the 1650 free ... Long course bests of 1:03.00 in the 100 fly, 2:18.18 in the 200 fly, 2:22.65 in the 200 IM ... Swam for Tucson Ford Dealers Aquatics under coach Roric Fink.

Born August 19, 1992 in Tucson, Ariz. ... Daughter of Scott and Franceska Baker ... Has two brothers, Bobby and Wesly (who attends Arizona), and two sisters, Hannah (who graduated from Arizona State) and Megan (who attends Miami Florida) ... History major.

500 Freestyle (Short Course) 4:48.49
1650 Freestyle (Short Course) 16:27.51
400 Individual Medley (Short Course) 4:18.29
200 Butterfly (Short Course) 2:02.20
200 Freestyle (Long Course) 2:06.56
400 Freestyle (Long Course) 4:21.33
800 Freestyle (Long Course) 8:57.20
400 Individual Medley (Long Course) 4:57.28