CAA WLX Championship Money Maker
#1 Lauren VanDaniker
Position: Attack
Year: Junior
Hometown: Perry Hall, Md.
High School: Perry Hall
Major: Nursing
Experience: 2 Letters
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Two-time letter winner that is a quick, skilled, calm and composed player • will face high school teammate Taylor O’Connor, a sophomore at Towson University team SAAC representative.

Appeared in eight games for the Blue Hens • posted 11 points on six goals and five assists as a sophomore • collected nine groundballs in addition to one caused turnover • registered a career day in Delaware’s 11-8 win over Villanova on March 8 with six points on four assists • added three groundballs and one caused turnover against the Wildcats.

Saw action in nine games for the Blue Hens in rookie campaign • collected four points on two goals and two assists • picked up three groundballs • posted a perfect 1.000 shot on goal percentage (2-for-2) • registered a career-game with two goals, one assist and three points in the team’s 15-11 win over Temple on March 27.

A four-year lacrosse and soccer letter winner at Perry Hall High School • three-year varsity lacrosse captain • two-time All-Division, All-County and All-State lacrosse selection • All-American • two-time All-Division and All-County soccer honoree • helped lead varsity soccer team to an undefeated 12-0-0 record her senior season • earned the US Junior National Team Sportsmanship award for soccer in 2010 • played lacrosse for Jen High and Kristen LaPlume • played soccer for Rick Testerman • four-year Honor Roll selection • four-year All-Academic honoree • member of the yearbook staff.

Lauren N. VanDaniker • born September 2, 1994 in Baltimore, Md. • daughter of James VanDaniker and Betty VanDaniker • has one older brother, Jimmy, who wrestled collegiately at Johns Hopkins • cites her brother as a major influence on her life because he worked hard to be a state champion wrestler • majoring in nursing with the goals of becoming a registered nurse • chose Delaware because she felt connected and comfortable with the team and coaches in addition to the quality nursing program • started playing lacrosse in third grade and soccer in first grade • loves spending time at the beach • has a superstition of wearing the same hair tie and putting her right cleat on first for each game • member of the 2010 US Junior National Lacrosse team.

Goals: 2 – 3x, last vs. Villanova (3/8/14)
Assists: 4 vs. Villanova (3/8/14)
Points: 6 vs. Villanova (3/8/14)
Shots: 5 vs. Villanova (3/8/14)
SOG: 4 vs. Villanova (3/8/14)
FPG: 1 – 2x, last vs. Villanova (3/8/14)
FGS: 2 vs. Villanova (3/8/14)
Groundballs: 3 – 2x, last vs. Villanova (3/8/14)
Draw Controls: n/a
Caused Turnovers: 1 – 2x, last vs. Villanova (3/8/14)

Year GP/GS Goals Assists Points Shots SOG GW FPG-S GB DC CT
 2013 9/9 2 2 4 2 2 0 0-0 3 0 1
2014 8/0 6 5 11 11 9 0 2-3 9 0 1
 Totals 17/9 8 7 15 13 11 0 2-3 12 0 2
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