4 Lauren Gold
4 Lauren Gold
Height: 5-2
Year: First Year
Hometown: Glendora, Calif.
High School: Glendora
Position: Midfielder
Major: Criminal Justice
  • "I made VWC my top choice because I had the opportuniy to play field hockey, be in environment where education was my number one priority, and have the ability to go to the beach!"
  • Selected VWC over BYU-Idaho

VWC Career Statistics

Year GP Goals Assists Points Shots
2011 0
0 0 0 0

Season Highlights


  • TBA

Collegiate Accomplishments

  • Academic Dean's Scholarship recipient

Prep Accolades

  • Participated in Field Hockey, Soccer, and Track & Field in High School
  • Captain of Field Hockey team senior year
  • 2010 All-Tournament Team Sunset League
  • Three year varsity member in Field Hockey
  • National Honor Society


  • Daughter of Francyne and Patrick Gold
  • Has one brother, Branden, and two sisters, Heather and Shelby, the latter a student at Everest College
  • Enjoys country music, John Mayer, the band Maroon Five, and the TV series "30 Minute Meals" and "Modern Family"
  • Favorites include the books "It's Not About the Bike" and "My Journey Back to Life" and the movie "Miracle"
  • A fan of soccer player Didier Drogba and celebrity Pippa Middleton
  • Enjoys the soccer team Chelsea FC and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish football team
  • Self-description in 10 words or less: "Driven, honest, independent, goofy, and sassy."
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "To be able to see personal growth, physically and mentally, and to be able to have a bond with other athletes."
  • The part of my game I've improved the most is: "Defensive skills and being patient."
  • My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "To be able to make a difference on the field from the moment I step in to the moment I step off."
  • If I could spend a day with one famous person it would be: "Alice Paul because she had a great impact on women's rights in the 20th century."
  • If I could participate in a reality show it would be: "The Real Housewives of New Jersey because they're always cooking great Italian food."
  • If I could have one superpower it would be: "Flying, so that I could beat traffic."
  • People might be surprised to know: "I used to shop in the boy's section at Target when I was in elementary school."
  • It's the year 2025 and: I'll have graduated with a criminal justice degree and be working in law enforcement. Hopefully, I'll be cooking for my good looking husband and four kids in our house in Southern California."
  • The most important advice I've received is: "It's hard to do the right thing but you have to live with yourself, no one else can judge you." --Coach Leigh Morrison