Lauren Shetley
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    Lauren Shetley

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    St. Louis, Mo.

    High School:
    Mehlville

    Height:
    5-1

    Event:
    Diving

    2008-09 Highlights: Recorded the team's season-best mark on the 3-meter springboard with a score of 273.30 ... ranked second on the team on the 1-meter board.

    High School: Lettered three years in diving for coach Jeff Capizzi ... state diving champion in senior season ... also competed for the St. Louis Diving Club, coached by Joe Scheirmann ... was a cheerleader for three years.

    Personal: Member of cadet squadron 2 ... daughter of Terry and Janis Shetley ... has two sisters, Holly (21) and Katie (19) ... sister Katie is on the women's gymnastics team at the Academy ... hobbies are music and movies ... favorite food is pasta ... favorite movie is Pride and Prejudice ... person in history she'd like to meet is Jane Austen, because "she created the most amazing novels ever" ... biggest influence on her sports career has been her coach, Joe Scheirmann ... most noteworthy things about her hometown are the Cardinals (MLB), the Gateway Arch and Six Flags ... favorite athlete is Kerri Strug, because "she was so motivated and determined during her golden years as a gymnast" ... pre-meet rituals are to "listen to music, watch the dives in my head and perform them as if I was actually doing the dive" ... favorite quote: "To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift."

    Inside Women's Swimming