Skilled player who has earned Patriot League all-star recognition at two different positions ... named a defender in 2001 and forward the previous year ... made impact last fall with switch from striker to outside back, garnering both league and regional recognition in ending season with a flourish ... ninth Black Knight tabbed for first-team league honors and first since 1999 ... sixth Army player to be selected for Northeast regional honors ... also chosen by Soccer Buzz for regional recognition ... played in 48 of 58 games over the past three years ... blessed with great deal of natural ability ... a strong distributor who possesses ability to push ball upfield ... one of the fastest and quickest players on the team ... Verizon Academic District I candidate and Patriot League Scholar-Athlete nominee in 2001 ... named to the league's academic honor roll ... three-year letterwinner.
2001: Drew starts in all 19 appearances ... played key defensive role in Army's nine shutouts, along with limiting opponents to 19 goals to tie with Navy for first place in the league ... notched assist in non-league 5-0 win over Rider ... second straight year earned Patriot League honors with selection to first unit as defender ... also tabbed for postseason National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) and Soccer Buzz Northeast Regional third team honors ... first Black Knight to earn NSCAA honors since 1997 and just the fourth to garner Soccer Buzz recognition.
2000: Appeared in all 19 games with starts in 17 ... tied with classmate Abby Rollman as the scoring leader with 10 points (4G, 2A) ... three of four goals came in winning efforts ... tallied the opening goal in wins over Rider (2-1) and Cornell (3-1) and closed out the scoring in 3-0 blanking of Marist, along with assisting on the opening goal ... also notched the equalizer in a 2-1 loss to Columbia ... second-team all-league pick at forward.
1999: Saw limited time due to injuries, but did manage to appear in 10 games with starts in six ... played in first eight games of season ... tallied a pair of goals and an assist during that run ... first collegiate goal proved to be game-winner in 4-1 victory over Marist ... tallied off a rebound in scoring Army's lone goal in overtime tie with Holy Cross in Patriot League opener ... drew first career start against Northeastern.
High School: Two-sport standout at Gar-Field High, earning three varsity letters in soccer ... all-area scorer ... played club soccer for Prince William Classics and Vista United ... led club team to runner-up honors at 1998 Virginia State Cup finals (U-19) ... lettered in indoor and outdoor track ... earned several all-state honors in track ... garnered All-America honors in the pentathlon.
Personal: Given name is Lauren Miree Rowe ... born Sept. 8, 1981 ... parents' names are Dennis and Harriet Rowe ... majoring in Art, Philosophy and Literature.