Lauren Votava  
Lauren Votava

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Des Peres, Mo.

High School:
Parkway South HS

Position:
Sprint Free/Butterfly


04/15/2013

Seventh Annual Golden Goldys Handed Out at TCF Bank Stadium

Athletics and academics were celebrated in Gopher Athletics

03/27/2013

Twenty Gophers Earn Academic All-Big Ten Honors

Student-athletes must maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA and be in their second academic year at an institution to earn the honor.

03/23/2013

Gophers Finish 10th at 2013 NCAA Championships

It marked the third time in program history that the Gophers finished in the top-10 nationally.

03/23/2013

NCAA Championships Day Three Prelim Results

Haley Spencer looks to earn her fourth-straight All-America honor in the 200 breast tonight.

03/22/2013

Gophers Complete Day Two of NCAA Championships

Minnesota sits in 10th place with 99 points following Friday night's events

02/21/2014

Firday Finals

Women's Swimming Championships

02/21/2014

Friday Prelims

Women's Big Ten Swimming

2012-13 • Freshman Season:Named Big Ten Freshman of the Week (10/9) • notched first place honors in the 50 free and the 200 medley relay, along with finishing in second in the 100 fly and 200 free relay at Kansas (10/20)• won the 200 free and tied for second in the 100 fly against Iowa State (10/12) •placed first in the 100 free and as a member of the 400 free relay, second in the 50 free and third with the 200 medley relay team at Michigan (10/5).

High School: Was a member of the Rockwood Swim Club coached by Mary Liston • made the US Olympic trial cuts in both the 100 and 200 freestyle events • also made the USA Swimming Senior National cuts in five events, including the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle, and the 100 and 200 butterfly • placed ninth in the 100 freestyle and 18th in the 200 freestyle at the 2011 US Junior National Championships.

Personal: Born November 9, 1993 to Steve and Sue Votava • majoring in chemical engineering • was teammates at the club level with former Golden Gopher Haley Spencer.

Votava's Top Times
2013 • 50 free • 23.00
2013 • 100 free • 49.54
2013 • 200 free • 1:48.55
2012 • 100 fly • 56.69