Lauren  Peloso
Lauren Peloso


Rock Tavern, N.Y.

High School:

BEFORE SIENA: Earned varsity letters in cross country, indoor track and outdoor track at Washingtonville.

PERSONAL: Born June 15, 1989...Daughter of Keith and Pamela Peloso...Younger brother Brian attends Villanova...Member of Pi Mu Epsilon (math honor society), Sigma Pi Sigma (physics honor society) and is a Tech Valley Scholar.

BEST TIME IN HIGH SCHOOL: 20:15 5k, 62 400, 69 400 hurdles, 5:31 mile, 2:30 800

Getting to know Lauren Peloso
Favorite place to run from/near Siena: The Crossings
Favorite sports team: Yankees
Favorite book: Sarah's Key
Favorite movie: The Terminal
Favorite TV show: The Hills
Favorite TV show growing up: Seventh Heaven
Favorite food: Cheese
If I could travel anywhere, I would go to: Switzerland
Another sport I like to follow at Siena is: Volleyball, basketball, soccer and field hockey
Any superstitions? Can't cross the finish line before a race
The funniest person on the team is: Christy (she brought two left shoes to practice!)
My proudest sports moment is: Finishing the Albany Running Exchange Adventure Race My favorite class at Siena is: Discrete Math
My favorite thing about Siena is: The lifelong friendships I have made
Career Plans: Graduate school, teaching math/physics at the collegiate level, while obtaining a PhD
I chose Siena because: Small class sizes, strong focus on research, location, Franciscan foundation and welcoming atmosphere
In my spare time, I like to: Play the oboe, hike, play racquetball, bike