Assistant Cross Country and Track & Field Coach
Lauren Rasmussen, Assistant Cross Country and Track coach for La Reina, joined the coaching staff at the school in 2015-2016. In her first year, Lauren specialized in coaching sprints, hurdles, and strength and conditioning for the girls. In the fall, Lauren coaches the middle school cross country team.
Lauren started her running career her junior year of high school and continued through college at Cal Lutheran where she helped the Regals win their first ever league championship. During her junior year, as captain, she set the 400m hurdles and 4x400m school record. After running for CLU, Lauren continued through grad school to work on her Master's in Education and to be a strength and conditioning coach for a multitude of athletic programs for the university.
In addition to working in athletics at La Reina, Lauren also teaches 7th and 8th grade Health/PE.