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    Lauren Tyndall
    Lauren Tyndall

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Edmond, Okla.

    High School:
    Edmond Memorial

    Height:
    5-9

    Position:
    OF

    B/T:
    R/R



    2013: Did not see game action ... Graduated from Northwestern after just three years with a degree in mechanical engineering and a minor in music technology ... NFCA All-America Scholar-Athlete.

    2012: Recorded a start in the flex spot against North Carolina (2/19) and appeared as a pinch hitter at Michigan State (5/5).

    2011: Appeared in two games this season, once as a pinch hitter and once as a pinch runner ... Was hit by a pitch in a pinch hit appearance against Cal State Northridge (3/5) ... Scored a run as a pinch runner against Northern Illinois (4/6).

    High School: Batted .434 with a .651 slugging percentage and .510 on-base percentage in 2009 ... Edmond Memorial home run leader, All-Region 8 outfield and all-state selection in 2009 ... All-Star Triple Crown team, All-Edmond second-team and Mid-state honorable mention in 2008 ... All-Edmond honorable mention and team home run leader in 2007 ... Academic Achievement Award in 2007-09 ... Has played one year of club with Ultimate Gold, winning the 2008 18U state title and finishing in the top-10 at the 2008 18U Firecracker ... Finished in the top-5 with a 14U team at the Colorado Fireworks in 2007 ... National Honor Society, 2009 Latin Outstanding Student and 2009 Scholastics Silver Key Award ... 2008 Outstanding Pre-AP Chem student, Outstanding Performance in the Visual Arts and National Society of High School Scholars ... Four years on the honor roll.

    Personal: Born Lauren Katherine Tyndall ... Daughter of Robert and Karen Tyndall ... Has participated competitively in sailing, swimming, tennis, track, volleyball, basketball, soccer and gymnastics as a youth ... Chose Northwestern over Stanford and Florida State ... Majoring in mechanical engineering.

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    GET TO KNOW TYNDALL

    Favorite Athlete...Lance Armstrong
    Favorite Food...Does Italian count?
    Favorite Song...Currently I would have to say... The Electric Speech by Mord Fustang
    Nicknames...Tin, Kindle, anything that rhymes with Bindle, and (on rare occasion) Lauren
    Hobbies...Drawing, Photography, Reading, Moonlighting as a DJ. You know the usual
    Favorite Reality Show...Probably The Biggest Loser
    Favorite actor/actress...Rachel McAdams and Johnny Depp
    If you were a super hero, what would your super power and name be? Gosh I am way to nerdy, because this question is the hardest for me to answer! I feel like I would become a super hero by accidentally tripping into a carton of chemical wastes. But what if I came out looking all crazy with no super powers? So not cool!! I mean what else are cartons of harmful chemical wastes for?! Anyway, I would have to say I would want similar super powers to Green Lantern, because on my days of from super hero business I could have my ring make a hammock and I could just be chilling. Best Power Ever.
    Favorite Movie... I'd have to go with The Sting or Monty Python and the Holy Grail (My dad and I watched this so many times throughout the years) also Ghostbusters
    If you could spend a day with any three people, alive or dead, who would they be?
    Can they be fictional characters? Well... I'm going to do it anyway!
    1. Kate Beckett
    2. Tina Fey
    3. Lance Armstrong
    Favorite pro sports team...Cardinals (my family went to all got to the games when I was little)
    Favorite TV shows...Castle, The Big Bang Theory, The Voice, and So You Think You Can Dance
    When I was little, I wanted to be a...Pink Power Ranger ;)
    No one can believe that I...used to dress up as various super heroes when I was little and run around my neighborhood pretending I was saving the world. (and by saving the world I mean stand on top of my mailbox and act like I was flying with my cape flowing in the wind)
    I hate to admit it but I love...Ginger Snaps! with some milk! Yum!
    Secret talent...You have to promise not to tell anybody! Because its kinda weird but... I love to beatbox! Usually it happens on my way to class when nobody is around, or in certain hallways that tend to echo. It gets really bad when I have my headphones on and I can't hear a person walking past me. Their expressions are usually quite priceless. I think i'm getting better though, because I got a thumbs up from someone the other day ;)
    An artist that no one would believe I have on my ipod...Oh where to start! I seriously could probably start writing a blog on music! But here we go! I've been into UK artists lately like Florence, Adele, Emeli Sandé, Cheryl Cole, Little Boots, The XX. Then some other non US artists like Justice, Lykke Li, Daft Punk, Filfth Collins, OVERWERK
    But im also really into people like Diplo (Major Lazer to recent), Ratatat, Pretty Lights, Super Smash Bros, Big Gigantic, Klaypex, Beastie Boys, Kap Slap. Then people like Jurassic 5, The Cool Kids, Lupe Fiasco, Jay-Z, Jason Aldean
    Then I've always been a huge fan of Maroon 5, Mike Posner, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Kelly Clarkson
    My Ipod is a strange little place
    Favorite midnight snack...Hot Chocolate
    If I could eat one meal for the rest of my life it would be...Does a Buffet count or is that cheating?
    Favorite class at NU...Human Centered Design
    After I graduate I want to be...chillin' on an island.
    Favorite Holiday Tradition...For Christmas my mother and I always cook together and make really special dishes. She often cooks my favorites like Taco Soup, Apple Pie, and other Tyndall Traditions. Oh and we always go get a live christmas tree!
    Something that is on your bucket list...Parachuting
    A place I would love to visit...Europe (why be specific when I can say the whole thing :))
    Facebook or Twitter? Texting
    If I could be any character from a TV show or Movie I would be...Kate Beckett
    Best thing about NU... Tradition
    Favorite NUSB memory...Oh gosh! Any of the bus rides last year! Making the You Wanna Be On Top?! Video. Or just those little moments when we knew we had each other's backs.