19  Lauren Kovalchuk
Lauren Kovalchuk

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Belle Vernon, Pa.

High School:
Belle Vernon Area

Height:
5-7

Position:
Defender

Major:
Undecided


02/07/2014

Stony Brook Athletics places record 70 athletes on America East Fall Honor Roll

Stony Brook student-athletes continue to make their mark in the classroom.

2013: Redshirted.

High School: Four-year letterwinner at Belle Vernon Area High School for head coach Paul Sasko...compiled 56 goals and 35 assists in her career, while helping the Lady Leps to a 60-16-5 record in four years...named All-Section from 2010-12...named All-State and All-WPIAL in 2012...earned the WPIAL Sportsmanship Award in 2011...also played club soccer for the North United Fire...participated in the Olympic Development Program (five years at the state level and one year at the regional level) and helped the PA West '95 team to a Region I Tournament crown...ranked as the No. 11 player for 2013 in the Pennsylvania Region by TopDrawerSoccer.com.

Personal: Lauren Ann Kovalchuk...born April 27, 1995 in Monongahela, Pa...daughter of Chris and Lara Kovalchuk...cousin, Lucas Heasley, played professional soccer for the Pittsburgh Riverhounds of the USL.

Kovalchuk's Fun Facts: Favorite actor: Ryan Gosling...Favorite sports hero: Alex Morgan...Favorite movie: Pitch Perfect...Biggest influence on me as a player: my family...If I could be a cartoon character, I'd be: Scooby Doo.