AT SAN DIEGO STATE
2006-07: Posted the Aztecs' fourth-fastest time in the 200 breaststroke with a mark of 2:32.00 in the double dual meet vs. Cal Poly and Pepperdine ... Also owned the team's fifth-best mark in the 100 breaststroke (1:10.55) ... Competed in the 200 and 400 IM as well as on the 200 medley relay squad that held the team's third-best time of the season (1:51.35) ... Named to the Mountain West Conference all-academic team.
Was a varsity swimmer for four years at Neuqua Valley High School in Naperville, Ill. ... Team finished third in the state during her freshman year and was second during her senior season ... Swam both the freestyle and butterfly as a prep athlete ... Named an Indian Prairie Scholar, an honor given to students with a grade point average of 3,60 and above after their sixth or seventh semester of high school ... Also competed as a member of the Fox Valley Swim Club.
Lauren Beth Dakin was born March 6, 1988, in Simi Valley, Calif. ... Daughter of Ronee and Karl Dakin ... Worked as a lifeguard last summer ... Coached nine-and 10-year old girls with the White Eagles Swim Team in Naperville during summer 2006 ... A math major at San Diego State.
50 Freestyle -- 26.63
100 Freestyle -- 57.80
200 Freestyle -- 2:09.45
500 Freestyle -- 5:57.72
100 Breaststroke -- 1:10.55
200 Breaststroke -- 2:32.00
200 Individual Medley -- 2:21.47
400 Individual Medley -- 5:18.33