May 28, 2013
Lauren is currently a member of the Fredericton Aquanauts Swim Team, and was also a triple gold medallist at the 2012 NBIAA Championships representing the Fredericton High School Black Kats.
On top of being a top breaststroker, Lauren is an excellent student, receiving certificates of outstanding achievement in all of her courses, as well she won a Black Kat Scholar Award. Lauren was also the recipient of the Pitney Bowes Sport NB Spirit of Sport Award for 2012.
She has had many successes in the pool under FAST coach Marta Belsh- Lauren is a National Age Group Championship qualifier and current NB Provincial Record holder. She has most recently qualified to represent Team New Brunswick as a member of the 2013 Canada Games Swim team, along with current V-Reds team members Gabby Doiron and Amanda Greene.
“Lauren will be a great addition to our program for the upcoming season. She is a leader both in and out of the pool- a top student and an excellent competitor,” commented head coach Robin Ferdinand.
Ferdinand is very excited to see what she can do as a Varsity Red. “Lauren’s great work ethic and positive attitude are qualities that will help her continue to be a high performing student-athlete.”
Lauren has been accepted into the Faculty of Kinesiology at UNB. Her older brother Patrick swam for UNB from 2006-2010 and was a CIS qualifier for the Varsity Reds.
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