Lauren Michaels
Lauren Michaels
Height: 5-5
Year: Senior
Hometown: Tempe, Ariz.
High School: Arizona Lutheran HS
Position: Sprints
EXP: 3V

NORTHRIDGE - 2011
Lauren Michaels finished her CSUN career by qualifying for the 400 meters at the Big West Championships ... ran 59.50 in the prelims and did not reach the final ... season-best of 58.23 came at the Tiny Lister Classic where she finished 11th ... ran a season-best 25.82 in the 200 meters at USC Quad Meet and a season-best 2:24.62 in the 800 meters at the Cal-Nevada Championships ... during the indoor season, finished 31st in the 200 meters (26.49) at the MPSF Indoor Championships ... also placed 24th in the 400 meters in a time of 58.97 ... matched her career-best with a time of 8.20 in the 60 meters at the UW Invitational ... earned Big West and MPSF All-Academic honors for the third straight season.

2010
Michaels competed during the indoor season, posting season-bests of 26.41 in the 200 meters and 58.44 in the 400 meters at the Boise State Invitational (Feb. 13) ... earned MPSF All-Academic honors following the indoor season ... redshirted the 2010 outdoor season.

2009
Reached her third Big West Championships in the 400 meters ... ran 58.35 in the prelims but did not reach the final ... posted a season-best of 57.61 at the outdoor season-opening Northridge Invitational (Mar. 14) ... ran season-bests in the 100 meters (12.86) and 200 meters (25.62) at the Steve Scott Invitational at UC Irvine (May 3) ... qualified for the 400 meters at the MPSF Indoor Championships and ran 59.44 in the prelims ... ran a season-best 59.12 at the Husky Classic (Feb. 14) ... earned All-Academic honors from both the MPSF and Big West following the indoor and outdoor seasons.

2008
Qualified for her second straight Big West Outdoor Championships in the 400 meters ... finished 13th in the prelims in a lifetime-best time of 57.26 ... set personal-bests in the 100 meters (12.62) and 200 meters (25.33) at the Tiny Lister Classic ... posted another PR in the 800 meters with a time of 2:20.94 at the USC Trojan Invitational ... was named to the Big West All-Academic Team ... qualified for her first MPSF Indoor Championships where she finished 18th in the 400 meter prelims after running a personal-best 57.62.

2007
Qualified for the 400 meters at the Big West Outdoor Championships ... ran a season-best 57.71 and placed 12th in the prelims ... also ran the 200 meters, posting a season-best 25.71 at the Tiny Lister Classic and ran a season-best 2:24.83 in the 800 meters at the Trojan invitational ... did not compete during the 2007 indoor season.

ARIZONA LUTHERAN ACADEMY
Competed in cross country, track and basketball at Arizona Lutheran Academy in Phoenix, Ariz. ... earned All-State honors in the 100, 200 and 400 meters as a senior in 2006 ... is also the state 400 meter record holder ... finished 13th in in the state cross country regionals in 2005 and was seventh in 2003 ... was also a guard for the Coyotes basketball team in from 2004 through 2006 ... graduated in 2006 with a 3.92 grade point average.

PERSONAL
Born November 27, 1987 in Tempe, Ariz. ... parents are Cindy Brougham and Joel Michaels ... has two brothers, Cole and Brennan and one sister, Bailey ... her father graduated from Ohio State ... roots for the Phoenix Suns and lists Jim Carrey and Jennifer Aniston as her favorite actors ... chose Northridge "So that I can pursue my major in Marine Biology" ... major is Marine Biology.