2012: Carved out a role in the Black Knights' serving and defensive game ... played in 21 matches and 67 sets ... earned time in all but two Patriot League contests ... registered 36 digs and six service aces on the season ... recorded a season-high five digs in Army's first match of the TCU Nike Invitational against Texas A&M Corpus Christi ... Patriot League Academic Honor Roll member.
2011: Played in 27 matches primarily as a serving specialist and back-up setter ... totaled 27 assists, including a 12-assist performance in the Black Knights' 3-0 win over Bucknell (Nov. 12) in the regular-season finale ... added 24 service aces to rank third on the team ... registered a career-high five aces in a 3-0 sweep at Holy Cross (Oct. 8) ... added six digs against the Crusaders ... reached double-figure digs in five different matches ... amassed a career-high 17 digs in a 3-1 Patriot League win at Lehigh (Sept. 23) ... Patriot League Academic Honor Roll member.
2010: Drew time in 17 matches as the primary back-up to 2010 Patriot League Setter of the Year Karyn Powell (West Point '11) ... made collegiate debut in Army's season-opening sweep of visiting Fairleigh Dickinson (Aug. 27) and collected 10 assists ... went on to set a career-high 22 assists the following weekend against George Mason (Sept. 3) in the Black Knights' second tournament of the season ... added a season-high 15 digs against the Patriots to complete her lone career double-double (assists, digs) ... recorded three double-digit assist matches, which also included 11 helpers in a 3-0 home win over Lafayette (Sept. 25).
Background: Head coach Alma Kovaci's first recruit out volleyball hotbed Hawaii ... captained the Punahou School for three seasons, while also honing her skills for the ASICS Rainbows Volleyball Club out of Honolulu ... played under Luiz Ramirez on the club level ... attended a training with Dominican National Team Coaches in April ... one of 11 players out of the Rainbows Club to commit to play at the Division I level.
Personal: Lauren Elizabeth Wood ... daughter of Robert and Mary Wood ... born Feb. 21, 1992, in Stuart, Fla. ... father graduated from West Point in 1983 and was a four-year letterwinner on the Army football team ... served as a squad leader for Cadet Basic Training during summer 2012 ... Company E4 ... major is Engineering Management.