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Lauren Baisden
Lauren Baisden

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Exton, Pa.

High School:
Henderson

Event:
Fly/Free/IM


04/23/2013

Spartan Swimming and Diving Celebrates Awards Banquet

Student-athletes recognized for team accomplishments.

03/27/2013

2012-13 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

Forty-eight Spartans student-athletes were recognized for having a 3.0 or better GPA.

02/23/2013

MSU Women Conclude Competition At Swim/Dive Big Tens


Spartans tie for 11th place with 56 points. 



02/22/2013

Women's Swim/Dive Finish Day Three of Big Tens

Spartans' 400 medley relay team sets school record.

02/21/2013

Rusch Sets School Record On Day Two At Big Tens

200 freestyle relay sets second school record of the day.

Junior Season: Academic All-Big Ten selection ... Big Ten Distinguished Scholar ... Posted the team's fastest time in the 200 backstroke (2:01.69) ... Recorded the team's third-fastest times in the 50 backstroke (27.29) and the 100 backstroke (57.49) ... Won the 100 backstroke in 2:04.39 against Grand Valley State ... Second-place finish in the 200 backstroke against St. Bonaventure with a time of 2:08.94 ... Swam the 100 butterfly in 58.15 and 200 butterfly in 2:07.54 at the Ohio State Invitational ... Swam the 100 backstroke in 57.49 and 200 backstroke in 2:01.69 at the Big Ten Championships ... Made the team's All-Time Top Ten list in the 200 backstroke ... Competed in the U.S. Olympic Team Trials in the 200m backstroke.

Sophomore Season: Posted the team's third-fastest times in the 200 individual medley (2:10.50) and the 200 butterfly (2:08.34) ... Finished second in the 200 individual medley against Ohio State ... Swam the 1000 freestyle in 11:07.14 and 500 freestyle in 5:25.29 against Michigan ... Swam the 100 backstroke in 1:01.37 against Notre Dame... Swam the 200 backstroke in 2:06.91 and posted a season best 200 individual medley in 2:10.50 at the Big Ten Championships.

Freshman Season: Posted the team's second-fastest times in the 1000 freestyle (10:43.28) and the 200 butterfly (2:07.98) ... Posted the team's third-fastest time of the season in the 500 freestyle (5:05.87) ... Won the 1000 freestyle against Ball State with a time of 10:43.71 ... Finished third in the 200 butterfly against Purdue ... Swam the 1000 freestyle against Ohio State, posting a time of 10:43.28 ... Swam the 400 individual medley in 4:38.35 and the 500 freestyle in 5:05.87 at the TYR Invitational ... Finished the season with a 2:07.98 in the 200 butterfly at the Big Ten Championships.

High School: Won Idaho state championship as a freshman, sophomore and junior in the 500 freestyle before moving to Pennsylvania ... Idaho state record holder in the 200 and 500 freestyle ... Earned All-America honors as a senior in the 500 freestyle ... U.S. Open qualifier in the 200 butterfly.

Personal: Born July 2, 1991 ... Daughter of James and Jen Baisden ... Majoring in kinesiology.

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