5 Lauren Bogatay
5 - Lauren Bogatay
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr./Sr.
Hometown: Mentor, Ohio
High School: Mentor
Position: S

2010: Served as team co-captain… played in 76 sets and 23 matches in a key rotational role at setter… Finished second on the squad with 248 assists, averaging 3.26 per set… set a career-high with 28 assists in a five-set victory over Lake Superior State on Oct. 22… also managed 82 digs, with a 11 coming in a four-set loss to Tiffin on Nov. 5... named to GLIAC Volleyball All-Academic Team Honorees.

2009: Played in all 37 matches as one of two primary setters during her sophomore season... ranked second on the team with 399 assists, averaging 3.14 per set... also recorded 173 digs and added 15 service aces... had 20 or more assists in a match four times, including a career-high 25 vs. Urbana 10/2... also had 11 digs in that match... helped on 24 kills vs. Wilmington 10/3 and had 23 assists vs. Maryville at the GLIAC/GLVC Crossover 10/16... had 10 or more assists in a match 19 times, including eight straight matches from 9/15 to 10/3... had two aces three times.

2008: Played in all 27 matches as a freshman... led team with 357 assistsand was third with 164 digs... assist total was the third highest in a single season in recorded school history... reached the 20-assists mark four times, with a season-high 23 coming in the finale at Notre Dame (Ohio) on 11/4... topped double figures in assists 19 times and in digs four... had a career-high 17 digs at Ohio Valley on 10/3... set a personal best with three aces at IUP on 9/5.

PRIOR TO LAKE ERIE: Was a three-year letterwinner at Mentor High School... earned All-Ohio honorable mention and was selected the Lake Erie League co-Player of the Year in helping team to a state final four appearance in 2007... also named first-team all-district and team most valuable player.

PERSONAL: Born May 21, 1990... parents are Mary Anne and Bill Bogatay... double majoring in business and marketing.