High School: Competed at Edward S. Marcus High School ... Named to the AVCA All-American Watch List and AVCA High School All-American nominee ... All-District 8-5A First Team as a senior, where she led the team in kills ... A Prep Volleyball high school All-American special mention as a junior ... Named to John Tawa's Prep Volleyball National All Stars list as a junior ... Finalist as a junior for LoneStarVolleyball.com's Texas Outstanding Hitter ... All-District 8-5A Offensive Player of the Year as a junior, and an All-Area Second Team selection ... Played for head coach Cristie Liles in high school ... 2012 Marcus High School female athlete nominee for the Denton Sports Student-Athlete of the Year ... Lettered in both volleyball and track (high jump) ... Named the 2011 Best All-Around Female Athlete for track in the high jump ... Qualified for state in track and field (high jump) ... A true student-athlete in high school, Lauren was named to the academic honor roll, and took AP classes in biology, physics, English, chemistry and calculus in addition to being a member of the Science Honor Society and being named Academic All-State and Academic All-District ... Won the Mafnificent Marauder Academic Award and Booster Club Scholarship Award, as well as the University of Mississippi Scholarship Award.
Club: Competed with the Dallas Skyline Juniors Competitive Club team ... Qualified for Nationals in five different years, placing second in the country in 2010.
Miscellaneous: Daughter of Bill and Susan Douglass ... Born: Dec. 5, 1993 ... Both parents attended Ole Miss ... Mother, Susan, played volleyball at Ole Miss ... Sister, Jennifer, played volleyball at Tarleton State ... Brother, Chase, played football at the Air Force Academy ... Cousins Nick and Ben Benvenutti played rugby at Ole Miss.
The immediate goals for fall practice, Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze said, are developing more depth, particularly at key positions, and staying healthy. "Staying healthy is a quandary in my mind because you need to be fast and physical... read more
Athletics Director Ross Bjork announces the renaming of Coliseum Drive as Chucky Mullins Drive, in recognition of the spirit and life of Chucky Mullins. Bjork also announces "It's Time," a celebration of Chucky Mullins around the Sept. 26-27 weekend... read more
ESPN.com unveiled their rankings of the top 100 players in college football for the 2014 season. The players are also rated on a scale of 0-10 based on their expected contributions. The SEC leads all conferences with 30 players, and... read more
Ole Miss football players will report to campus on Friday for the start of 2014 fall camp. Friday will also feature Media Day activities beginning with head coach Hugh Freeze's press conference at 2 p.m, which will be streamed live... read more
On the transition as new hitting coach: The transition has been really good. The coaching staff has made it a lot easier on me than what it could be. It's definitely been a whirlwind. On what he knew about Ole... read more
Here are more of Coach Freeze's interviews in Bristol. Scroll down to the earlier post to hear him on Ivan Maisel's podcast. Watch: Freeze on CFB Live Watch: Freeze on the Paul Finebaum Show Listen: Freeze on the Freddie Coleman... read more
All 14 Southeastern Conference football coaches will travel to ESPN's annual mid-summer football coaches "car wash" - in which guests appear across multiple programs and platforms over one day - at ESPN's Bristol, Conn., headquarters on Monday and Tuesday. Ole... read more
Ole Miss took its turn at the annual SEC Media Days on Thursday. Joining head coach Hugh Freeze was senior quarterback Bo Wallace, junior defensive end C.J. Johnson and senior safety Cody Prewitt. Here are a few related SEC Media... read more
Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze said on day one that his expectations were to make the program relevant in the Southeastern Conference Western Division. With a full allotment of 85 scholarship players and more depth of both sides of... read more
Once overshadowed, Wallace now finds himself more firmly in the spotlight after the departure of seven of the league's eight top passers. The dean of SEC quarterbacks, Wallace is the league's leading returner in total offense, passing yards and passing... read more
Before taking his turn at the podium in the main room at SEC Media Days on Thursday, head coach Hugh Freeze met with members of the Ole Miss local media and addressed a wide variety of topics. Here are some... read more
Ole Miss will take its turn at SEC Media Days on Thursday. Here are a few links to stories of interest for Ole Miss fans from Day Three of SEC Media Days, which featured Steve Shaw (SEC), Justin Connolly (ESPN),... read more
Ole Miss will take its turn at SEC Media Days on Thursday. Here are a few links to stories of interest for Ole Miss fans from Day Two of SEC Media Days, which featured South Carolina, Mississippi State, Texas A&M... read more