AT GEORGE WASHINGTON Two-year starting setter averaged 10.75 assists per game as a junior last season ... fourth on team in digs with 343 and aces with 21... also added 36 kills and 16 total blocks... earned the Colonials' starting setter assignment as a sophomore where she averaged 9.25 assists per game in 83 games ... had 217 digs (2.61 dpg) with 19 service aces and nine total blocks ... appeared in 88 games her freshman season --mostly as a defensive specialist ... recorded 122 digs ... accumulated 81 assists ... named 2001 team captain.
Attended St. Mary's High School in Stockton, CA, where she helped lead her team to a section championship as a senior ... Dunning`s team won the San Joaquin Athletic Association (SJAA) championship three of her four years as she was also a Nor-Cal Finalist her senior season ... she also earned All-League honors in her final season ... played for Vision Volleyball Club under Jason Mansfield whose team placed ninth at 2000 U.S. Junior National Championships ... named to Junior National All-America team at the 2000 championships ... also swam the backstroke and 200 IM events for the St. Mary's swim team ... Member of the National Honor Society ... participated as a mentor and worked with Friends of the Special Olympics her junior and senior years.
Born August 26, 1982 in Mountain View, CA ... full name is Lauren Therese Dunning ... daughter of John and Julie Dunning ... father, John, is in his third year as head coach at Stanford after serving in the same capacity for the highly successful University of the Pacific women's volleyball program ... has an older sister, Lisa (24) ... enjoys working out, reading, the beach, playing doubles volleyball and golf... interested in continuing her volleyball career professionally in Europe following graduation ... plans on attending graduate school when her competitive volleyball days are over and a career in health sciences... MAJOR: exercise science/public health minor.
Lete Named Community Service Student-Athlete of the Month for December
Congratulations to George Washington volleyball junior Alexis Lete on being named GW's Community Service Student-Athlete of the Month for December.
Volleyball Falls in A-10 Semifinals to Dayton
PITTSBURGH - The GW volleyball team, fresh of an historic upset in the quarterfinal round of the Atlantic 10 Championship, saw its season come to an end in...
Volleyball Advances to A-10 Championship Semifinals
PITTSBURGH - The third time was the charm for the George Washington volleyball team as it got the best of Saint Louis in the third meeting of the season.
Volleyball Opens A-10 Championship Play on Friday
LEADING OFF: The sixth-seeded George Washington volleyball team will make its third postseason appearance in the last four seasons this weekend when it opens...
Volleyball Clinches Postseason Appearance on Senior Night
WASHINGTON - The George Washington volleyball team concluded the regular season on Friday night with a hard-fought, 3-0 loss to Saint Louis on Senior Night...
Volleyball Falls to Dayton, 3-0
WASHINGTON - The George Washington volleyball team opened the final weekend of the regular season on Friday afternoon with a 3-0 loss to visiting Dayton at...
Volleyball Adds Bowman During Early Signing Period
WASHINGTON - George Washington volleyball head coach Sarah Bernson has announced the signing of Bella Bowman, a libero out of Louisville, Kentucky, as her...
Volleyball Hosts Dayton and Saint Louis to Close Regular Season
LEADING OFF: The George Washington volleyball team will close out the regular season with a pair of home matches this weekend. The Colonials first welcome...