18 - Lauren Griffin
Lauren Griffin
Height: 5-6
Year: Jr.
Hometown: kernersville, N.C.
High School: East Forsythe HS
Position: MF

As a sophomore (2010): Appeared in seven matches…Recorded one shot at St. Andrews (Oct. 23).

As a freshman (2009): Appeared in 14 matches, including two starts…Recorded three shots.

High School: Graduated from East Forsyth High School in Winston-Salem, N.C…Coached by Chad Lorentz…All-conference and all-region selection…Named her team’s Best Defensive Player…Played club soccer for Twin City Soccer…Coached by Paul Forester.

Personal: Born on Oct. 11, 1991 in Winston-Salem, N.C…Daugther of Marty and Jennifer Griffin…Has one sister, Morgan…Majoring in pre-professional biology…Plans to attend graduate school.

More about Lauren: Favorite books: “Twilight” series…Favorite midnight snack: Yogurt…Favorite movie: “Love & Basketball”…Favorite musical artist: Trey Songz…Favorite quote by Coach Morrill: “Every day, every way”…Favorite color: Blue…Favorite food: Chicken…Favorite sport other than soccer: Rugby…Person Lauren most admires: Her grandmother…Best advice Lauren has ever been given: “Never back down”…When Lauren was a kid, she tried to be like: Her mother…When people first meet Lauren, they think: She’s intimidating.