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Lauren Boyle
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Lauren Boyle 1261512
Position: Freestyle
Height: 6'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Whenuapai, Auckland, NZ
High School: ACG Senior College of New Zealand
Experience: 4 Letters

FINAL BIO (completed her Cal career in 2010)

• Swam in the 2008 Beijing Summer Games in the 800-meter freestyle relay for New Zealand.

• Three-time All-American at 2010 NCAA Championships in the 500-yard freestyle (2nd), 800-free relay (2nd) and 1650 free (3rd)...honorable mention All-American in the 200 free (12th).
• She leaves Cal ranked second in the 500 free with her time from 2010 NCAAs (4:37.18)...her 200-free prelim time (1:45.64) at NCAAs ranked eighth in school history.
• Won the 500 free at the 2010 Pac-10 Championships in a then-career-best time of 4:38.77...second in the 1650 and fifth in the 200 free at the conference meet.
• Earned a spot on the 2010 Pac-10 All-Academic second team.
• Garnered honorable mention All-America honors with an 11th-place finish in the 500-yard freestyle in a then-personal-record 4:38.99 at the 2009 NCAA Championships...also swam in the 1650 free (16:17.03, 26th) and posted a then-PR 1:46.20 in the 200 free.
• At the 2009 Pac-10 Championships, won the 1650-free title in a personal- and Cal-record time of 15:56.93 and swam the third leg of the winning 800-free relay, which clocked a then-school, then-Pac-10 and Pac-10 meet record time of 6:56.87...placed second in the 500 free (4:39.06)...finished 13th in the 200 free (1:47.59).
• Earned 2009 Pac-10 all-academic second-team honors.
• 2008 All-American (1650-yard free, 800-yard free relay, 500- yard free).
• Broke the then-school record in the 1650-yard free with a fifth-place finish and then-PR 16:01.80 at the 2008 NCAA Championships (she posted a 16:03.51 at the 2008 Pac-10 Championships to break the previous record, which had stood for 20 years).
• Set a program record (and a personal best) in the 1000 free with a time of 9:42.14 at Stanford (2/16/08).
• Set Cal's dual-meet record in the 1650 with a time of 16:33.40 at UCLA (2/2/08).
• 2008 Pac-10 All-Academic second-team selection.

• Qualified for the 2010 Commonwealth Games in the 200- and 400-meter freestyles...also a member of New Zealand's 800-free relay at Delhi 2010.
• Besides Beijing, she also represented New Zealand at the 2007 and 2005 World Swimming Championships...also competed in the 2006 Commonwealth Games, earning a bronze in a medley relay and the 2006 Pan Pacific Championships.

• Undergraduate business administration major.

"Cal has a unique way of combining world-class swimming and world-class academics that other schools could not compete with."


1000 free.............. 9:42.14 (2008 at Stanford)
1650 free.............15:56.93 (2/28/09 Pac-10s)
500 free................. 4:37.18 (3/18/10 NCAAs)
200 free...................... 1:45.64 (3/19/10 NCAAs)
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