|High School:||South Torrance|
2010: Was UNCG’s fourth-leading scorer with 18 points on seven goals and four assists, all career highs … appeared in all 22 games with 20 starts … earned a spot on the Southern Conference Championship All-Tournament Team … four of her goals were game-winners, as she notched the decisive strikes against Old Dominion (9/19), Wofford (10/15) and Elon twice (10/28 and 11/5) … scored both goals against the Phoenix in the SoCon Championship semifinals on Nov. 7 … had a goal and an assist in UNCG’s win over then-No. 10 Wake Forest on Aug. 23, earning CollegeSoccer360.com Primetime Performer honors … also scored in UNCG’s 2-1 win over Charlotte (9/10) … earned a spot on the Dean’s List in the spring semester … also an Academic All-Southern Conference selection.
2009: Earned a spot on the Southern Conference All-Freshman Team … saw action in all 20 contests with four starts … was UNCG’s third-leading scorer with 14 points on five goals and four assists … had a pair of multi-goal games on the year … had two goals and an assist in a 4-0 win over High Point on Sept. 17 … was named the SoCon Player of the Week (Sept. 22) after that performance … also had both goals in a 2-1 win over The Citadel (10/25), notching the game-winner in the 83rd minute, just 52 seconds after the Bulldogs had tied the match … scored against Appalachian State on Oct. 11 … assisted on the game-winner at College of Charleston (10/23) … also had assists against Furman (9/25) and Wofford (9/27).
High school/club: Three-time team offensive MVP at South Torrance High School, where she earned ESPN RISE Winter Girls' Soccer All-America honorable mention as a senior ... was an All-California Interscholastic Federation and all-area selection and a two-time first-team All-Pioneer League pick ... led the league in scoring three times ... had a stellar showing at the CIF Southern Section Division V tournament as a senior, scoring the game-winning goal in the last minute of regulation in the semifinals, then netting the game-winner in golden-goal overtime in the championship game to give South Torrance the title ... scored 34 goals her senior season, earning CIF Player of the Year honors ... four-year Honor Roll student ... played club soccer for the PVSC Breakers in the nationally renowned Southern California Coast Soccer League.
Personal: Lauren Piper Hein ... born April 5, 1991, in Torrance, Calif. ... daughter of Mark and Janet Hein ... has an older brother, John, who played for UNCG’s baseball team ... majoring in communications.