UNCG Women's Soccer BIO
22 Lauren Lover

2013 (Senior):
started all 20 games, ending her career with 55-striaght games in the starting lineup … helped UNCG shutout three opponents Hawai’i (Aug. 23), East Carolina (Aug. 30) and UNCW (Sept. 2) while playing at defender … halfway through the season moved to forward adding an assist at Western Carolina … scored her second career goal against Chattanooga … finished with 11 shots, five on frame and a career-best three points … had two shots at Davidson (Oct. 18) and at Georgia Southern (Oct. 20) ... named to the Academic All-Southern Conference team. 

2012 (Junior): One of nine Spartans to start in all 20 games during her junior season … finished third on the team in minutes played at 1668 … earned an assist at Santa Clara (Sept. 14) …selected to the Santa-Clara/Stanford All-Tournament Team ... helped UNCG earn nine total shutouts, including a streak of six-straight against conference foes Wofford (Oct. 7), Davidson (Oct. 12), Georgia Southern (Oct. 14), Samford (Oct. 19), Chattanooga (Oct. 21) and Elon (Oct. 24) to clinch the SoCon regular season title … played every minute in 15 games this season, including four overtime games … helped UNCG only allow four goals in its last 10 games on defense … finished with one assist ... selected as UNCG's Student-Athlete of the Month in November. 

2011 (Sophomore): Saw action in 18 matches with 15 starts…tallied two points on a pair of assists…earned an assist on game-winning goal at Georgia Southern in 87th minute (Sept. 30)…notched an assist against Chattanooga (Sept. 24)…started the last 15 games of the season and played every minute except Oct. 21 and Oct. 30…tallied a shot on goal against Samford (Sept. 26)…Academic All-Conference selection… appeared on Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.

2010 (Freshman): Appeared in seven games as a freshman, scoring two points on one goal … notched her first collegiate goal in a home win over Georgia Southern on Oct. 1 … played a career-high 14 minutes against the Eagles … took just two shots on the season, with the other coming against Wofford in the first round of the Southern Conference Championship on Oct. 31 … member of the Dean’s List and the Chancellor’s List both semesters.

High school/club: Was an all-state player for Northwest Guilford High School in 2010, earning all-area, all-region and all-conference distinction, as well … also an all-conference and all-region player in 2009 … was a member of the National Honor Society, the Interact Club and the Spanish Club … played seven years for the GYS Twisters, helping the team to a state title in 2009.

Personal: Lauren Danielle Lover ... born Dec. 12, 1991, in Fayetteville, N.C. ... daughter of Michael and Connie Lover ... father played football at West Point … has a younger brother, Logan ... majoring in biology.

Position: Defender
Height: 5'6"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
High School: Northwest Guilford
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