Lauren Hyman
Lauren Hyman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Valparaiso, Ind.

High School:
Wheeler

Height:
5-8

Event:
Butterfly/Freestyle

Birthdate:
02/15/1986



2006-07: Big Ten competitor in the 200 IM, 100 and 200 fly ... won 200 back vs. Luther College ... runner-up in 100 fly vs. Michigan State and in 200 fly vs. Arizona State and Notre Dame ... third in the 500 free and 200 IM at Indiana Intercollegiates ... four-event competitor at the U.S. Open: 100 and 200 fly, 200 and 400 IM ... made Dean's List and Athletic Director's Honor Roll in spring of 2007 ... Academic All-Big Ten.

2005-06: Dean's List honoree ... named to Coach's Honor Roll in both fall and spring semester ... reset personal record book in nearly every competition, including three distance freestyles, the 200 fly, and 200 and 400 individual medley ... scored at Big Tens for first time in career, placing 16th in the 200 fly with a personal record of 2:02.93 ... also competed at the conference meet in the mile and 400 IM, recording lifetime bests of 17:19.94 and 4:27.48 ... season and lifetime best in the 200 IM (2:07.46) attained at the Purdue Invitational ... top 1000 free time of season (10:22.24) recorded against Indiana.

2004-05: Competed at the Big Ten Championships in three events: 200 fly, 1650 free and 400 IM ... times of 2:06.59 in the 200 fly and a 17:33.99 in the 1650 free were both season bests ... Hyman's season best of 4:31.66 in the 400 IM was posted at the North Carolina Nike Cup, as was her personal best of 5:11.21 in the 500 free ... against Michigan State, finished third in the 500 free and fourth in the 1,000 free ... also placed fourth in the 1,000 free against Northwestern with a season-best mark of 10:38.68.

High School: Graduated from Wheeler High School in 2004 ... was selected as the team's MVP as a freshman, sophomore and junior ... graduated from Wheeler holding all swimming records ... at the 2002 state championships, was third in the 100 butterfly and ninth in the 500 freestyle ... U.S. Open and National Team qualifier ... high school head coach was Rob Gass ... Nike club team coach was Bryon Angerman ... member of the National Honor Society ... graduated in the top 10 percent of her class with a perfect 4.0 grade-point average.

Personal: Given name is Lauren E. Hyman ... born Feb. 15, 1986 ... daughter of Marty and Kim Hyman ... has two younger brothers, Ian and David ... majoring in public relations and rhetorical advocacy.