Wyoming Swimming And Diving Signs Another Auburn Transfer

July 7, 2000


University of Wyoming head swimming anddiving coach Tom Johnson announced today the signing of Lauren Colaricto attend the University of Wyoming in the fall of 2000. Here is thesignee:

Colaric, from Grand Junction, Colo., comes to Wyoming after spending ayear at Auburn University. While at Auburn, she ranked second for sixdives on both the one and three-meter springboard events. In 1998, shewas awarded the Colorado Female Diver of the year, and was the US DivingRegional Champion in both `97 and `98. Colaric also holds two schoolrecords. She coached in high school by Chuck Edgar. An outstandingstudent, she was a member of the National Honor Society, and a Scienceand Math Award winner. Lauren is the daughter of Doug Colaric and MaryJo Roth.

"Lauren is a very talented young diver, and I'm excited to work withher," said Wyoming diving coach Jason Baumann. "Her experience in thevery competitive SEC will be a huge asset to her and our program. She isvery driven both athletically and academically, and we expect her tohave a very successful career here at Wyoming."