Get to know incoming freshman defensive specialist/libero Lauren Litzau.
2016 • FRESHMAN SEASON
Did not participate in matches.
Played at Greendale High School and the Milwaukee Sting club team • helped Greendale High School to its first state tournament appearance since 1979 • named a second-team all-state as a senior and a two-time Conference Player of the Year • all-state honorable mention as a junior • four-time all-conference honoree, played as an outside and a setter with Greendale • posted 1,149 kills, 280 aces, 506 assists and 829 digs during her Panthers tenure • with the Sting, aided the team to top AAU finishes in 2015 and 2013 and was on the Badger Region High Performance Team in 2013 • 2015 AAU Academic All-American • garnered the 2015 JVA Athleader Award • finished third at USAV 18 Open Nationals.
Born January 13, 1998 • daughter of Steve and Kathy Litzau • has three younger siblings, Danielle, Kayce and Nick • mom, Kathy, played volleyball at Notre Dame • interested in majoring in biology • graduated from Greendale in 2016 • played in the orchestra (cello), was also a member of FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America), math team, National Honor Society and Student Council.
The Week That Was in Gopher Volleyball: Oct. 9-16
The Gopher Volleyball team earned a pair of home wins against No. 16 Purdue and Iowa last week. Take a look back at the week that was in Minnesota Volleyball.
Gopher Duo Receives Weekly B1G Accolades
Alexis Hart and Samantha Seliger-Swenson received weekly Big Ten Conference awards, announced today by the conference office.
Gophers Earn 11th Sweep of the Season
The No. 6 University of Minnesota completed a 3-0 sweep (25-23, 25-18, 25-15) over Iowa at Maturi Pavilion, today in front of 5,029 fans.