LAURA BEGIN  
  Class: 2014  
  Event: Sprint Freestyle  
Hometown: New Hope, Minn.
High School: Robbinsdale Armstrong
 
 
 
 
 

AT ST. OLAF
2011-12 (Sophomore) -

2010-11
(First year)- earned the 7th best time in St. Olaf history in the 50 freestyle with 24.63 on February 17, 2011.

AT ROBBINSDALE ARMSTRONG HIGH SCHOOL
Was state participant junior and senior year...Swam All-American consideration time of 3:34.84 in 400 free relay...Record holder in 200 Medley relay and 400 free relay...Was captain senior year...Earned four varsity letters...Also ran track...Section champ in discus with a throw of 107.9 ft...Was team MVP senior year...Lettered twice...Was Athena Award finalist.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Heidi and Jeffrey Begin


FAVORITES
FOOD(S): Steak, salmon
MOVIE(S): "Gladiator"
TV SHOW(S): "New Girl", "Lost"
BOOK(S): "Lord of the Flies", "Their Eyes Were Watching God"
MUSICAL ARTIST(S): Tom Petty, Macklemore, John Hiatt.
ATHLETE(S): Kevin Durant, Danny Valencia
ROLE MODEL(S): Grandpa