AT GEORGE WASHINGTON
Appeared in 47 games as a junior last season with 31 digs and a pair of blocks... named the team's Most Inspirational Player by the coaching staff ... played in 48 games as sophomore in 2001 with 119 kills, 94 digs and 12 block assists... appeared in seven games as a freshman in 2000 averaging 1.14 digs per game ... added a new dimension to the Conference Championship team as a left-handed hitter.
Attended Calabasas High School where she helped lead the Coyotes to a pair of Frontier League championships as a sophomore and junior under coach Charles Gage ... she was named second team All-League as a junior and first team All-League and co-Most Valuable Player as a senior ... also played first base for the Calabasas softball team and center for the Coyotes` basketball team ... ranked 35th in her class of 406 while maintaining a 3.93 GPA ... Honor Society student ... earned high honors recognition in biology and geometry.
Born March 13, 1982 in Tarzana, CA ... full name is Laura Beth Harrison ... daughter of Richard and Sandra Harrison ... has two sisters, Sonya (34) and Melissa (25) and two brothers, Jeff (30) and Rick (17) ... interested in a career as an elementary school teacher ... MAJOR: liberal arts.