10 - Lauren Clarke
Lauren Clarke
Height: 5-6
Year: Junior
Hometown: Colts Neck, NJ
High School: Colts Neck
Position: Guard

As a Junior in 2012-13:  Earned Second Team All-Ivy honors … Named the team’s Most Valuable Player … Started all 28 games … Led the Bears in scoring (13.1 ppg), assists (2.8 apg) and steals (1.5 spg) … Led the league in minutes played, averaging 36.2 minutes per game … Paced the team and ranked fifth in the league in 3-point field goal percentage, shooting .384 from long range …  Ranked first in the league with 2.2 treys per game … Scored in double figures in 20 games … Reached at least 20 points in six contests … Dished out a career-high seven assists at Holy Cross (1/8/13) and posted at least four assists in 11 games … Named to the Brown Bear Classic All-Tournament team.

As a Sophomore in 2011-12:  A recipent of the team's Coaches Award for being the player that best demonstrates throughout the season the true pride and spirit of the team's mission ... Given for hard work, personal improvement and willingness to understand, Clarke started in all 28 games and averaged 34 minutes on the floor. She averaged 9.0 points per game and brought down 3.5 rebounds per game, and handed out a team high 77 assists, which ranked sixth in the Ivy League ...  Was named the Ivy League Player of the Week (1/23/12) after she averaged 14.5 points, four assists, 3.5 rebounds and 1.5 steals in a 1-1 week ...  Led the Bears in scoring three times, and had a season-high 18 points at Dartmouth (1/27/12) and pulled down a career-high nine rebounds vs. Albany (11/19/11). 

As a Freshman in 2010-11:  Selected to the Ivy League’s All-Rookie team … Started and played in 26 games for the Bears and averaged 9.3 points and 4.3 rebounds per game … Lit up for a career-high 24 points against Rhode Island on Dec. 8 going six-of-eight from beyond the arc to rank second all-time in Brown’s record books in three pointers made in a game … Clarke then went on to receive Ivy League Rookie of the Week honors for her performance against the Rams …  Scored in double-figures 13 times, and played all 40 minutes in a game twice. 

Before Brown: A 5-foot-6 guard hailing from Colts Neck High School ... team's Most Valuable Player all four years and was her team's captain for three years ... averaged 15 points and four rebounds per game during her senior season, and helped lead her squad to a 25-4 record ... received first team All-District and All-Division four consecutive years, and was a three-time first team All-County selection ... three-time third team All-State honoree, and a three-time first team All-Shore selection after leading her high school team to a career record of 101-17 ... also holds her high school record for points (1,772), three-point field goals (546), free throws, free throw attempts and free throw percent (78.6) ... also ranks second in steals and assists ... Her high school jersey (number 10) has been retired.

Personal: Lauren is the daughter of Victoria and Brian Clarke ... Has two sisters, Caitlin and Jacqueline, and two brothers, Brian and Brendan ... Concentrating in Business, Entrepreneurship and Organizations.  

CAREER HIGHS:
Points: 24 vs. URI (12/8/10)
Rebounds: 9 vs. Albany (11/19/11)
Assists: 7 at Holy Cross (1/8/13)
Steals: 7 vs. Buffalo (1/2/11)