Student Athlete Profile - Lauren Imre, Women's Tennis

Feb. 28, 2007

Lauren Imre
Women's Tennis
Litchfield Park, Ariz.
(Pacific Coast)

Lauren's Bio

Post-college ambition: Professional tennis player or lawyer

People with the greatest influence on her athletic career: Dad, Carlos Jimenez

Biggest thrill in sports: Winning a close match in front of big crowds

Favorite tennis player: Steffi Graf, Marat Safin

Hobbies and outside interests: Other sports, hanging out with friends

Favorite movies: Wedding Crashers, Remember the Titans

Favorite TV shows: Friends, CSI

Favorite musical group: Eminem

Favorite foods: Pasta, Chicken

Favorite class: Healthy Lifestyles

Favorite book: My Sister's Keeper

Person she'd most like to meet: Dr. Martin Luther King

Three words that describe her best: Competitive, fun, real

Best advice she's gotten about sports: Two words, hard work

Pre-match superstitions: none

Most impressive person she's met: Reverend Peter Hall

Why she chose U of L: People, academics, tennis program