Name: Lauren McKeown
Club: Crenshaw Athletic Club
Best event(s): Vault and beam
Lauren McKeown of Crenshaw Athletic Club has committed to Brown for the 2019-20 season.
Lauren began competing as a Level 10 gymnast in January 2017. That year, she was sixth in the all around and on beam at the Texas State Championships. In 2018, she won bronze in the all around and on floor at the State Championships, and was fourth in the all around and on beam at the Region 3 Championships. She qualified to her first Junior Olympics, where she tied for eighteenth place on beam in the Senior C division.
Lauren wrote on her website: ‘I’m so excited to announce that I will be continuing my gymnastics and academic careers at Brown University. I can’t wait to be a part of this amazing team and am so thankful for all the people who have helped me reach my dream of college gymnastics. Go Bears!’