|Hometown:||Hermosa Beach, Calif.|
|High School:||Mira Costa HS|
Erica appeared in 15 sets for the Gauchos as a sophomore ... She tallied five digs, three against UC Riverside on Nov 2 and two against Cal Poly on Nov. 6 ... Was used as a serving specialist.
Erica played in one match as a freshman - the Gauchos' NCAA Tournament match vs. St. Mary's ... Saw action in four of the five sets of the match.
Played for Lisa Arce-Zimmerman at Mira Costa HS ... Was part of Mustangs' undefeated season (37-0) in 2007, helping guide the team to CIF, state and national championships...Was on Honor Roll all four years and also received the Scholar-Athlete award.
Played for Joy McKienzie-Fuerbringer with the Mizuno Long Beach Volleyball Club.
Erica Athanasia Lau entered this world on Sept. 17, 1991 in Torrance, Calif. to her proud parents of Clint and Melissa...Plans to major in either mathematics or economics...Describes herself as "a total beach girl" which makes sense because she lists surfing and hanging out at the beach as her favorite things to do...Enjoys watching "The Office"...Likes wakeboarding at Lake George...Calls the movie "Endless Summer" her favorite flick...Likes to listen to Led Zeppelin...Dan Brown's "Angels and Demons" is her favorite read...The Lakers' Derek Fisher is her personal hero...Winning the national championship while going undefeated in 2007 is her most memorable athletic achievement...Has three siblings: Cisco (28), Peter (19) and Duncan (15).