5 Lauren Kennedy
5 Lauren Kennedy
Height: 5-4
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Yorba Linda, Calif.
High School: Esperanza HS
Position: Forward

Lauren Kennedy played in nine games, making three starts after coming back from her second knee injury... She recorded four shots, two of which were on goal... Her consistent hard work set a great example for the team... She will return as a strong leader next season.


Kennedy played in one game as a freshman...She recorded two shots.

Lauren Kennedy attended Esperanza High School...Played for John King at Esperanza...As a senior, Kennedy had nine goals and 10 assists...She led the team in scoring in her freshman and junior seasons...As a freshman, she had 15 goals and 11 assists for 41 points and as a junior, she tallied 16 goals and nine assists for 41 points...Helped Esperanza to Sunset League titles as a freshman and junior and was named First Team All-Sunset league both years...Kennedy missed her sophomore campaign with a knee injury...Following her junior season, she was also named All-Orange County...At the club level, Kennedy played with Slammers F.C. and was coached by Walid Khoury...Helped Slammers F.C. to three consecutive Surf Cups and two Nation-States titles in 2006-07...In 2008, Kennedy's team was a State Finalist and went on to win Regionals...Helped her team to qualify for the 2008 National Championships where they finished third...Was part of the Cal South ODP pool and Cal South State Tam from 2003-05...Scored the winning goal to help her ODP team win the Regional title in 2004.

Kennedy was born September 29, 1990 in Placentia, Calif....Favorite sports teams include Manchester United and the Los Angeles Lakers...Her most memorable sports moment was winning regionals in 2008...Favorite movies include How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, My Best Friend's Girl, and Forgetting Sarah Marshall...Favorite novels include The Notebook and Someone Like You...Hobbies include drawing and photography...Favorite athlete is soccer player Leo Messi...Hopes to major in communication studies at UCSB...The daughter of Rick and Linda Kennedy.

Career Statistics

Year GP-GS ShotsGoalsAssistsPoints
2010 1-0 2000