Lauren Plum

USA Volleyball

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Position: Setter
Height: 5-9
Hometown/Residence: Poway, Calif./Poway, Calif.
Birth Date: Sept. 17, 1992
High School/Grad Year: Poway High School / 2010
College Status: Playing at University of Oregon

USA VOLLEYBALL HIGHLIGHTS: 2011 – Selected to U.S. Women’s Junior National Team that will compete at the FIVB Women’s Junior World Championship…Earned a silver medal at the USA Volleyball Open National Championships while playing for USA A2 Red.

COLLEGE HIGHLIGHTS: 2010 – Named to All-Pacific 10 Conference Freshman Team after starting 30 matches at setter with a 11.75 assists per set average, which ranks fifth-best in school history.

CLUB/PREP HIGHLIGHTS: Racked up a host of Prepvolleyball laurels, including 2009 Senior Ace, 2008 Top 50 Juniors and 2007 Top 79 Sophomores selections. Also was chosen to the 2008 Youth National Training Team, ’07 A1 Select Red Team and the USA Volleyball High Performance Pipeline Pool (2006-current). As a senior, the four-year letterwinner, three-year team captain and two-time MVP helped her team to a share of the league title. As a junior, the Palomar League Player of the Year repeated as an all-league and All-CIF San Diego Section pick, and was the school’s all-sport MVP. On the club scene, the 2010 Junior Olympics All-American played three seasons for the Coast Volleyball Club, and her squad placed fifth in '09 and '08, and 11th in 2007 in the Junior Olympic tournament. Also played club for the Epic VBC team. She was her club team’s captain and MLK All-Tournament Award winner. In other sports, lettered once in track and field as a horizontal and vertical jumper, and once in diving. Off the court, she was tabbed to the 2007 and ’08 Union Tribune All-Academic Team and received the ’08 Poway High School Scholar-Athlete Award.

PERSONAL: Intended sports marketing major at University of Oregon…Father Jim was a four-year football letterwinner at San Diego State and her mother Katie was a four-year volleyball letterwinner at UC Davis…Sisters are Kaitlyn, and Kelsey…Brother is Dan.

Updated: July 11, 2011

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