Three seniors earn their fourth all-academic honor.
Laughlin swims second-fastest 200 back time in school history as well.
Falcons open the season Oct. 8 at New Mexico.
2010-11 Highlights: Swam the team's fifth-fastest 50 free, sixth-fastest 100 free and ninth-fastest 200 free times ... set career-high's in the 50 and 100 free ... lowered her best 100 free time by over half a second ... earned her third Academic All-MW honor.
2009-10 Highlights: Swam the teams' third-fastest 100 freestyle and fourth-fastest 50 and 200 free times ... set career-bests in the 50 and 100 free .. swam the second legs of the 400 and 800 free relays and third leg of the 200 free relay ... named to MW all-academic team.
2008-09 Highlights: Competed in the 50, 100 and 200 freestyle events ... named to MW all-academic team.
HIGH SCHOOL: Lettered four years in swimming for coach Steve Burdeshaw ... swim team captain ... also swam for the Panama City Swim Team, coached by Jonathan Kaplan ... also lettered in track and field for three years ... track team captain ... valedictorian of high school class ... president of National Honor Society ... member of Beta Club and Mu Alpha Theta.
PERSONAL: Member of cadet squadron 17 ... daughter of Dennis and Pam Delaney ... has a sister ... major is english with a minor in french ... greatest moment in sports was breaking 54 seconds in the 100 freestyle for the first time at the FHSAA regional swim meet ... favorite food is macaroni and cheese ... favorite movie is the Proposal ... biggest influence on her sports career has been her parents, who never missed a single meet ... favorite quote: "Pain is weakness leaving the body."
Getting to Know Lauren...
something not many people know about her is that she lived in Turkey for two years
if she could be on any reality TV show, it would be The Real World, "but only for about a week just to say that I did it"
plans to become a fighter pilot after graduation