Lauren Cusick
Lauren  Cusick


Hillsborough, N.J.

High School:



PDA Power


Buckeyes Claim Big Ten Distinguished Scholar Accolades

58 Ohio State student-athletes posted 3.7 or better GPAs in 2011-12


Critical Road Swing Ahead

Buckeyes at Michigan, Michigan State this weekend

2011 (Senior): Saw action in three matches during the 2011 season ... last played vs. Indiana ... academic all-Big Ten.

2010 (Junior): Appeared in one contest coming off the bench in 5-1 win at Arizona and playing 17 minutes ... named Academic All-Big Ten and an OSU Scholar-Athlete.

2009 (Sophomore): Played in four games off the bench: at No. 12 San Diego, vs. Youngstown State, at Illinois and vs. No. 23 Indiana ... played a season-high 28 minutes against Youngstown State ... named an OSU Scholar-Athlete.

2008 (Freshman): Played in 10 games as a true freshman ... played a season-high 29 minutes vs. Duke ... played 21 minutes vs. Purdue in the Big Ten tournament and had 20 minutes of playing time vs. Milwaukee and Wright State.

PDA Power: Played six years of club soccer for the Players Development Academy (PDA) Power ... her U-15 team won the Region I championship in 2005 and advanced to the national finals ... the U-15 team was ranked as high as No. 2 in the country that year.

Hillsborough H.S.: Started and lettered four years ... named a N.J. Girls Soccer Coaches Association Top 20 pick for Central N.J. in 2007 and was selected to play in the North/South high school all-star showcase game ... a senior captain as well as its MVP and leading scorer.

Personal: Daughter of Marge and Jim Cusick ... has one sister, Erin ... is the second cousin to former Buckeye co-captain and football All-American Pete Cusick (1972-74) and letterman Martin Cusick (1977).