University of Iowa Athletics

Lauren Rice

Class Jr.
Hometown Glen Ellyn, Ill.
High School Glenbard South

2012-13… Competed in all three fall events… placed fifth in the 1N8+ at the Head of the Des Moines… placed 15th in the 1N8+ at the Head of the Rock… placed 12th in the 1N8+ at the Head of the Iowa… letterwinner.

Before Iowa… Two-time badminton state qualifier… graduated high school with highest honors… Illinois State Scholar… President’s Award Winner for Educational Excellence.

Personal… Born January 3, 1992… daughter of David and Cynthia Rice… entrepreneurial management major… lists her mother as the most influential person in her life.

Why Iowa… Iowa City is a close-knit community that supports small businesses, and the University of Iowa provides an abundance of resources.