Lauren Baisden
Lauren Baisden


Exton, Pa.

High School:



Spartan Swimming and Diving Celebrates Awards Banquet

Student-athletes recognized for team accomplishments.


2012-13 Winter Academic All-Big Ten Selections Announced

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


MSU Women Conclude Competition At Swim/Dive Big Tens

Spartans tie for 11th place with 56 points. 


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

Spartans' 400 medley relay team sets school record.


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.