2 - Lauren Uhr
Lauren Uhr
Height: 5-9
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Honolulu, Hawaii
High School: Iolani School
Position: DS
Major: Biology
Team: Ka Ulukoa Volleyball Club

2013: Played in 32 sets...41 digs...12 aces...collected 14 digs versus Stevens (9/7)...posted seven digs against SUNY Cortland (9/6)...earned five aces versus Mount Ida (8/31).

Off the Court at MIT: Majoring in biology.

Why I Chose MIT: I chose MIT for the chance to learn from outstanding professors and talented students from around the world and because of the many resources and opportunities both MIT and Boston offer.

High School: A 2013 graduate of Iolani School...three-time varsity letterwinner...also competed on the paddling and track and field teams...was the captain of the paddling team and earned all-conference first team Mixed Paddling crew honors in 2011...earned three varsity letters for paddling and one for track and field...recipient of the Edward K. Hamada Award for sportsmanship...also competed in cross country and beach volleyball...valedictorian...National Merit Finalist...Cum Laude Society...National Latin Honor Society...class treasurer as a sophomore, junior, and senior...senior prefect...co-president of Operation Raising Awareness for Darfur, a student-led community service club...peer tutor...also was a tutor at a local homeless shelter...AP Scholar with Distinction...Top Scholar...Headmaster's List...Scholastic Art and Writing Award...Kaimana Scholarship...U.S. Presidential Award candidate.

Club: Ka Ulukoa Volleyball Club...Oahu Volleyball Club...Extreme Fitness Beach Volleyball Club...Hawaii Volleyball Network Club all-star tournament.