Coach: Chris Lauzen
High School: West Aurora Senior High (Aurora, Ill.) '07
College: University of Southern California
Expected Graduation: Spring 2011
Major: Business Administration
See Hans' October 2010 Q&A
Current World Ranking: 289th
Other Sports Played in High School: cross country, track and swimming
Family: brother, Ted Lauzen, competed in the Modern Pentathlon World Championships in Budapest...brother, Elliot Lauzen, played 4 years of football for Harvard University and was a 2-time Ivy League champion.
Favorite Foods: sushi and Phillipe's french dipped sandwiches
Pre-Competition Meal: bagel, banana and water
Favorite Athlete: Steve Prefontaine
Favorite Movies: "Anchorman" and "Dumb and Dumber"
Favorite Musical Artists: The Killers, Modest Mouse
Favorite Country Visited for Competition: Sweden
Favorite Karaoke: "You've Lost That Loving Feeling"
Favorite Pasttime (outside of training): USC football games
Favorite Book: "The Great Gatsby"
Favorite TV Show: "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia"
Did You Know?: Hans is in the Naval ROTC at the University of Southern California and is becoming an officer in the United States Navy...he is the captain of the varsity track & field team at USC and is the "unofficial" mascot of USC football.
MAJOR COMPETITION RESULTS
- 2009 Junior National Championships: 2nd
- 2008 Junior National Championships: 3rd
- 2007 Junior National Championships: 3rd
- 2007 International competition in Sweden
last updated 4/24/10