Purdue Personal Preferences Favorite Athlete: Lauren Cheney
Favorite Pro Stadium: United Center
Favorite Country to Root for at World Cup: USA
Person She'd Like to Have Dinner With: Hadley Stuart
In Her MP3 Player: Zac Brown Band
Last Concert She Attended: Zac Brown Band
Favorite Author: Nicholas Sparks
Favorite Actor & Actress: Morgan Freeman & Jennifer Aniston
Favorite Month: May
Favorite Holiday: Christmas
Favorite Food: Corn
Favorite Outdoor Activity: Rollerblading
Another Sport She Enjoys Playing: Volleyball
Favorite Big City: Chicago
Unique Travel Locale: The Bahamas
Country She'd Most Like to Visit: Italy
Favorite Thing About the Boilermaker Soccer Complex: The Locker Room
Most Memorable Moment at Purdue: Scoring a Goal in 2013 Home Win vs. Dartmouth
Furry Friend: Maisy, Cat
SOPHOMORE / 2014 Academic All-Big Ten... Lasky was one of six Boilermakers to start all 19 games... played every minute of the season (1,764) and has now logged 3191 consecutive minutes dating back to halftime of the Sept. 1, 2013, game at Kansas... joined Kim Love (2012) as active Boilers to play every minute of a season... will enter 2015 having started 34 consecutive games... helped Purdue concede 17 fewer goals than in 2013... assisted on Soraya Toppin-Herbertâ?TMs goal against Ball State... recorded three shots in the draw with Youngstown State... selected as Purdueâ?TMs Big Ten Sportsmanship honoree.
FRESHMAN / 2013 Lasky played in 17 games and started the final 15 games of the season... did not leave the field for the remainder of the season after taking over at center back to begin the second half at Kansas (game No. 4)... helped Purdue post shutouts against Akron, IPFW, Ohio State, Illinois and Northwestern... headed in a free kick for the Boilers' fifth and final goal in the win against Dartmouth... was dangerous in the 18-yard box on headers off set pieces for much of the season, recording nine shots... ranked fourth on the team in minutes played after going the distance 14 times... averaged 85.5 minutes per game.
HIGH SCHOOL / CLUB Four-year varsity starter at defender was a three-time team MVP... three-time all-state honoree by the Indiana Coaches of Girls Sports Association... also named to the Indianapolis Star All-West Team three times... Indiana Soccer Coaches Association Top Team Player honoree as a senior... finished her high school career with 18 goals and 10 assists while playing defender for all four years... helped lead Avon to undefeated regular seasons in 2011 and 2012.
Parents: Jeff & Karen Lasky (both are Purdue alumni as well as aunts Suzanne & Tricia)