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Lauren Barnes
Lauren  Barnes

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Benet Academy

Height:
5-6

Position:
DS/Libero

Birthdate:
06/29/1999


08/01/2017

Freshman Feature: Lauren Barnes

Get to know some of the new faces on the Gopher Volleyball team, including this question and answer session with Lauren Barnes

HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB:
Played with Benet Academy and 1st Alliance Volleyball Club • a Prepvolleyball.com Preseason All-American and a Defensive Dandie • named a 2016 all-conference selection her in senior year • as the starting libero for Benet, helped the team win the conference in 2015 and the regional championship both her junior and senior seasons • as a senior, had over 500 digs and served at 93 percent • also played club teams, Lions Junior and 1st Alliance • team captain • also played hockey for 12 seasons, most recently with Chicago Mission AAA Girls, but stopped playing to focus on volleyball.

PERSONAL:
The daughter of Lee and Michaeline Barnes • born June 29, 1999 • has six siblings, Nick, Lee, Kathryn, Caroline, Jennifer and Jillian • interested in majoring in business • landed on the honor roll every semester while in high school. 

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