• Biography - Lauren Bates / Women's Tennis
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Junior Season (2009-10)

Named first-team all-conference at second doubles and second-team all-conference at first singles
Went 24-9 in singles matches, including 14-3 at first singles in dual matches
Finished 19-10 in doubles play, including 12-6 in dual matches
Won the A Singles Consolation Bracket at the Cornell Fall Invitational
Advanced to the third round in doubles play at the ITA East Regional
Named the America East Player of the Week on Feb. 10, March 3, April 14 and April 21
2010 America East Academic Honor Roll

Sophomore Season (2008-09)

The team MVP
Named second-team all-conference at first doubles and first singles
Advanced to the second round of singles play at the ITA East Regional Championships (Oct. 19-21)
Advanced to the Flight 2 Doubles Semifinals at the USTA College Invitational
Went 22-10 in singles play, including 10-6 at first singles in dual matches
Finished 22-6 in doubles action, including 10-2 at first doubles in dual matches
Named the America East Player of the Week on March 24 and April 21
2009 America East Academic Honor Roll

Freshman Season (2007-08)

Named first-team all-conference at first doubles and second-team all-conference at second singles.
Part of the doubles team that was ranked No. 15 in the ITA East Region.
Advanced to the first round in singles play (following a pair of play-in victories) and second round in doubles action at the ITA East Regional Championship (Oct. 19-21).
Won the B Singles Flight and was part of the tandem that won the A Doubles Flight at the Quinnipiac Invitational (Sept. 21-23).
Part of the doubles team that won the Cornell Invitational A Flight title (Jan. 21-23).
Went 26-7 at second singles, which tied the third-highest, single-season win total in program history.
Finished the season 28-3 in doubles play, which was the second-highest, single-season win total in program history.
Went 17-2 at first doubles in dual matches along with Anna Edelman. In the process, they set the single-season win total in program by a No. 1 doubles team in such matches.
Ended the season with eight consecutive win at No. 1 doubles, including all three matches at the America East Tournament (April 25-27)

Before Binghamton

Won the Section 6 championship three years in a row.
Finished fifth at the State Championship in 2005
Named All-Niagara Frontier League and All-State.
In her final year at Kenmore West, she was ranked No. 122 in the country among high school seniors according to TennisRecruiting.net. She was also ranked 25th in the Mid Atlantic Section and 12th in New York State.

Personal

Born Feb. 9, 1989.
Parents are Robert and Kathleen Bates.
Has yet to declare a major.

 
Lauren Bates
bu athletes    Class   Senior
bu athletes    Height   5-8
bu athletes    Hometown   Buffalo, N.Y.
bu athletes    High School   Kenmore West