17 Lauren Augino
17 Lauren Augino
Birth Date: 10/30/1987
Height: 5-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: West Covina, Calif.
High School: West Covina HS
Position: Second Base
Will add depth in the infield, mainly at second base. High School
Hit .350 with seven homers and 25 RBI her senior year at West Covina High School...Played second base, right field and left field for coach Dan Woodward...Guided the Bulldogs to San Antonio League Championships in 2003 and 2005, advancing to the third round of CIF her sophomore year...Was named First Team All-League and Offensive MVP her senior year and First Team Academic All-League in 2004 and 2005...Hit a walk-off grand slam and had a total of five RBI in one game...Had the game-winning hit in the bottom of the 13th inning in another...Also competed in volleyball and was an Academic All-League First Teamer her junior and senior seasons. Travel Ball
Was a utility player for the Southern California Alliance travel ball squad. Personal
Lauren Christine Augino was born December 30, 1987 in West Covina, California...Enters UCSB as a Biology major and wants to focus on wildlife sciences...Aspires to work with animals that are candidates for relocation or to be released into the wild...Graduated West Covina High School fourth in her class with honors...Was awarded the PTA and Thyberg scholarship...Is a fan of the Los Angeles Angels, Atlanta Braves and Indianapolis Colts...Roots for Darin Erstad and David Eckstein...Her most memorable sports moment was driving in the game-winning run in the 13th inning..."Remember the Titans", "Hope Floats" and "Wedding Crashers" rank at the top of her movie list...Can be found watching "Gilmore Girls", "What I Like About You", The History Channel or Animal Planet...Her favorite reads include "Gone with the Wind", "Rain of Gold" or anything by Jane Austen...She also really enjoys country music...Her favorite things are "my cat, my dog, my family, my jeans, and my sweats"...Freedom is what she enjoys most about UCSB...Nicknamed "Lo"...Has two younger siblings, Jordan and Taylor...Daughter of Jeff and Sue Augino.