Reigning from Batesville, Arkansas, Lauren begins her sophomore season with the Bobcats. Lauren attended Batesville High School, where she excelled in both cross country and track, achieving titles of 2x All-State in cross country and 4x800m State Champion. During her freshman season with the Bobcats, Lauren broke her personal record. This season, Lauren hopes to contribute positive energy and work to build team chemistry. In her free time, she enjoys hanging out with friends and running with her teammates.