All-OAC Selections Ivy Earl, Lauren Gardner, and Cecelia Hamisch
Lauren Gardner named OAC Defensive Player of the Week (photo courtesy of Erik Drost '11)
Lauren Gardner Earns OAC Women's Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week (Photo courtesy of Dustin Johnson '24)
Lauren Gardner (Photo courtesy of Dustin Johnson '24)
Lauren Gardner

1 Lauren Gardner

  • Height:
    5-2
  • Year:
    Fr.
  • Hometown:
    Avon
  • High School:
    Saint Joseph Academy
  • Position:
    L/DS
m 29
k/s 0.00
h % -.172
a/s 0.85
b/s 0.00
sa/s 0.31
d/s 5.00

2021 Fall

  • All-Ohio Athletic Conference second team selection
  • Earned OAC Defensive Player of the Week on Oct. 18, 2021 and Oct. 4, 2021
  • Defensive Player of the Year Team Award winner
  • Totaled 535 digs (led the team and second in the OAC)
  • Averaged 5.00 digs per set
  • Posted 91 total assists
  • Tallied 33 service aces
  • Played in every match and appeared in 107 sets
  • Earned double-digit digs in 24 of her 29 matches played
  • Earned first varsity letter

Career Match Bests

  • 37 digs vs. Westminster (Pa.) at Penn St. Behrend Invitational on Sep. 11, 2021
  • Four service aces vs. Fredonia (N.Y.) at Penn St. Behrend Invitational on Sep. 11, 2021
  • Eight assists at Heidelberg on Oct. 14, 2021

High School

  • Three-year varsity letterwinner
  • Four-year starter
  • Team defensive MVP
  • Two-time All-Conference award winner
  • Ranked #1 in Ohio for beach volleyball 2017-2019
  • Academic honors 2019-2020
  • Emerging Artist Cleveland Museum of Art 2020
  • Gold Key Award Cleveland Museum of Art 2020

Personal 

  • Visual arts major
  • Daughter of Kimberly and Paul Gardner
This page was last updated on July 11, 2022
Recent Games
Oct 16 Muskingum L, 3-0
Oct 20 John Carroll L, 3-2
Oct 23 at Wilmington W, 3-0
Oct 27 Mount Union L, 3-1
Oct 30 at Marietta W, 3-1
Oct 30 vs. Ohio Wesleyan W, 3-2
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 29 9
Sets 107 33
Kills 0 0
Kills per set 0.00 0.00
Errors 5 0
Total Attacks 29 7
Hitting Percentage -.172 .000
Assists 91 41
Assists per set 0.85 1.24
Service Aces 33 5
Service Errors 30 13
Service Aces per set 0.31 0.15
Receptions 366 108
Reception Errors 16 2
Digs 535 201
Digs per set 5.00 6.09
Block Solo 0 0
Block Assist 0 0
Block Total 0 0
Blocks per set 0.00 0.00
Block Errors 0 0
Ball Handling Errors 0 0
Points 33.0 5.0
Points per set 0.3 0.2
Matches started - -
Date Opponent Score ms s k e ta pct a sa se r re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Sep 1 at Franciscan W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 3 1 2 20 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 3 vs. Carnegie Mellon (Pa.) L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 5 3 1 15 0 12 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 3 vs. Geneseo (N.Y.) W, 3-2 - 5 0 1 6 -.167 4 0 1 22 3 19 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 4 vs. Brockport (N.Y.) L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 17 0 16 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 4 vs. Wooster L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 2 .000 2 1 1 10 1 11 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 7 Thiel (Pa.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 2 1 5 0 17 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 10 vs. Bluffton W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 1 12 0 11 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 10 vs. Fredonia (N.Y.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 4 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 0 0 4.0
Sep 11 at Penn State-Behrend W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 3 2 9 1 9 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 11 vs. Westminster (Pa.) W, 3-2 - 5 0 2 2 -1.000 2 2 0 13 0 37 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 15 Case Western Reserve W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 2 .000 2 1 2 27 3 32 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 18 at Adrian (Mich.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 1 1 -1.000 2 2 0 9 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 21 at Hiram W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 0 - 3 1 1 9 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Sep 24 vs. Trine (Ind.) W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 0 - 3 2 2 22 2 12 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 24 vs. Anderson (Ind.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 4 3 0 5 1 18 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Sep 25 vs. Fontbonne (Mo.) W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 2 1 14 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 25 at Franklin (Ind.) W, 3-1 - 4 0 1 1 -1.000 1 0 0 11 0 22 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Sep 29 Otterbein L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 3 0 1 5 0 18 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 2 at Capital W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 4 0 2 6 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 6 at #14 Ohio Northern L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 1 .000 5 0 2 18 0 34 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 9 vs. Juniata (Pa.) L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 2 0 1 10 0 7 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 9 vs. Wittenberg L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 2 0 0 5 0 24 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 13 at Heidelberg W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 1 .000 8 1 2 15 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 16 Muskingum L, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 1 0 1 12 0 29 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 20 John Carroll L, 3-2 - 5 0 0 2 .000 7 0 2 24 1 27 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 23 at Wilmington W, 3-0 - 3 0 0 0 - 3 1 2 11 0 14 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
Oct 27 Mount Union L, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 5 0 1 13 0 21 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Oct 30 at Marietta W, 3-1 - 4 0 0 1 .000 5 3 0 4 1 16 0 0 0 0 0 3.0
Oct 30 vs. Ohio Wesleyan W, 3-2 - 5 0 0 5 .000 3 1 0 23 1 31 0 0 0 0 0 1.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s r re digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 29 107 0 0.00 5 29 -.172 91 0.85 33 0.31 366 16 535 5.00 0 0 0 0.00 33.0 0.3
Conference 9 33 0 0.00 0 7 .000 41 1.24 5 0.15 108 2 201 6.09 0 0 0 0.00 5.0 0.2
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Home 6 23 0 0.00 0 6 .000 21 0.91 3 0.13 86 4 144 6.26 0 0 0 0.00 3.0 0.1
Away 10 36 0 0.00 2 6 -.333 37 1.03 12 0.33 112 4 176 4.89 0 0 0 0.00 12.0 0.3
Neutral 13 48 0 0.00 3 17 -.176 33 0.69 18 0.38 168 8 215 4.48 0 0 0 0.00 18.0 0.4
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Wins 19 71 0 0.00 5 20 -.250 58 0.82 29 0.41 237 14 336 4.73 0 0 0 0.00 29.0 0.4
Losses 10 36 0 0.00 0 9 .000 33 0.92 4 0.11 129 2 199 5.53 0 0 0 0.00 4.0 0.1
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September 18 66 0 0.00 5 17 -.294 46 0.70 27 0.41 225 13 290 4.39 0 0 0 0.00 27.0 0.4
October 11 41 0 0.00 0 12 .000 45 1.10 6 0.15 141 3 245 5.98 0 0 0 0.00 6.0 0.1