2012 (Senior): Appeared in 18 games in her final season as a Greyhound...Finished the season with two goals and three assists...Played an important role on midfield and defense, as Loyola won five consecutive contests...Capped off win streak with an assists and goal in the game versus Canisius (10/21)...Recorded her third assist of the season on the road against Siena (10/28).
2011 (Junior): Played in 19 games for the Greyhounds, starting 18 before missing the last two games of the year due to injury... Finished the season ranked first on the team with seven assists and second with 11 points after scoring two goals... Dished out her seventh assist of the season in a, 6-1, win over Manhattan (10/28)... Had a four-game point streak snapped in a, 1-0, overtime loss to Marist (10/16)... Scored her first career game-winning goal and assisted on the game-tying goal in a, 2-1, win over Siena (10/14)... Assisted on the first goal of the match against Niagara, helping Greyhounds to a, 3-2, win (10/9)... Notched an assist in a, 3-2, loss at Canisius (10/7)... Recorded an assist in Loyola's, 3-0, win over Rider (10/1)... Had a career-high four points in a, 4-2, win over Saint Louis (9/4), scoring one goal and recording two assists.
2010 (Sophomore): Played in 11 games, starting the season-opener against Towson... Took one shot while seeing most of her time on defense and as a defensive midfielder.
2009 (Freshman): One of just two freshmen to appear in every game and tallied three assists... Named to the MAAC All-Rookie Team... Made her collegiate debut in the season-opener at Mount St. Mary's... Assisted on the last-second goal in the home-opener against Boston University, sending the game into overtime... Earned first collegiate start in the following game against Lafayette and assisted on the go-ahead goal... Started every game the rest of the season and assisted on the game-winning goal in overtime at Fairfield.
High School: Earned four varsity soccer letters at the Beaumont School in Cleveland Heights, Ohio... A three-time team most valuable player, earning the award in 2005, 2007 and 2008... Earned All-Cleveland First Team honors in 2008, was a second team honoree in 2007 and a third team member in 2006... Named to the All-Area team by the Cleveland Sun-Press after all three of those seasons, as well... Honor roll student... Member of the Latin Club and the Math and Science Club... Participated in student government... Participated in indoor track in 2007... Played club soccer for the Cleveland Whitecaps and the Cleveland Alliance Soccer Academy (CASA)... Offensive Most Valuable Player for the Whitecaps in 2007... Helped CASA win the Ohio North State Championship in 2008.
Personal: Lauren Ann Norcia... Daughter of Sue and Matt Norcia... Has one older sister, Kayla, and two younger sisters, Jenna and Natalie.