Lauren Ballenger
 Lauren Ballenger

College State, Texas

High School:
A&M Consolidated HS

Last College:
Weber State





UVU Women's Golf Team Opens Season Friday


Freshman Nagel Wins GWC Top Medalist Honors

Team Finishes Second Behind HBU


Wolverines in Striking Distance Heading into Final Day

Nagel Holds Two-Shot Lead for Tourney's Top Spot


Record Day Opens First Round of GWC Championship

Wolverines lead team race by three shots


Wolverines Set to Host GWC Women's Golf Championships

At Utah Valley ...
REDSHIRT ~ (2012-13): Redshirted the 2012-13 season.

SOPHOMORE ~ (2011-12): Finished the season with a 80.45 stroke average...Shot a season-low 75 in the third round of the Cowgirl Classic April 11...Tied for seventh (77-78-76) at the Great West Conference tournament at Alpine Country Club.

Before Utah Valley ...
Was a two-time district champion and two-time Most Valuable Player at Caldwell High School in Caldwell, Texas, as a freshman and sophomore ... Placed seventh at the Texas State 3A High School Championships in 2008 ... Following the 2008 season, transferred to A&M Consolidated High School in College Station, Texas ... Named to the Texas Junior Golf Tour All-Tour team in 2007 and 2008 after recording seven top-five finishes. Claimed the title at the Golfweek ranked-TJGT 2007 Christmas Break Shootout at Blackhorse Golf Club in Cypress, Texas ... Also participated in the Utah Junior Golf Association and won three consecutive tournaments in 2009. Recorded a personal best of 68 at the Wasatch Mountain Course in Midway, Utah ... Was named All-District and All-Region in 2009 and helped my team to a second-place finish at the 5A State Championship.

Personal ...
Recorded a hole in one on the first day of qualifying and then proceeded to shoot 74. At the Portland State tournament at Langdon Farms I shot a final round of 74 for a personal best at the collegiate level ... Daughter of Lori and Richard Bowers and Darrell Ballenger ... Graduated from A&M Consolidated in 2010 with a 3.8 GPA ... Has three holes in one ... Plans to major in business ... Was a member of the National Honor Society and the 4-H Horse Club ... Was a cheerleader ... Enjoys fishing and hunting and trips to the beach.