Red Storm defeats Seton Hall, 7-5, to earn program's first ever NCAA bid.
St. John's will face Seton Hall in the BIG EAST Championship.
Erin Burner named the unanimous BIG EAST Player of the Year.
REGULAR SEASON CHAMPS: Red Storm Clinches Program's First BIG EAST Regular Season Title With Doubleheader Sweep Over Villanova
St. John's earns top seed in the 2015 BIG EAST Tournament.
St. John's ends non-conference schedule with loss to cross-borough rival.
2015 Season Preview
St. John's softball vs. Iona on April 15, 2015.
Photos from the San Diego Classic on Feb. 27 - March 1, 2015.
An inside look at the USF Presidents Day Weekend Tournament in Tampa, Florida, from Feb. 13-15, 2015. (Photos courtesy of Jason Roberts/Envision Sports Media)
As a sophomore in 2016: played in all 49 games, starting 48 in the outfield ... batted .299 with a .384 on-base percentage ... recorded 27 runs and nine RBIs ... ranked third in the conference with 22 steals, third most in program history ... led the BIG EAST with 10 thefts in league play ... drew 17 walks ... laid down eight sacrifice bunts, tied for fourth in the BIG EAST ... did not commit an error during conference play ... tallied six multi-hit performances ... reached base three times, scored twice and stole two bags against Indiana State (Feb. 26) ... ripped a double, scored twice and drove in a career-high two runs in a win over Green Bay (March 4) ... landed on the BIG EAST Honor Roll after recording five hits and two stolen bases in a weekend tournament at Hofstra (March 12-13) ... scored a run and tied her career-high in hits with three against Howard (Mar 19) ... scored three runs (career-high) and swiped two bags against Georgetown (March 25) ... amassed four hits, two RBIs and two stolen bases in a weekend series at Providence (April 16-17) to earn a spot on the BIG EAST Honor Roll ... collected three hits, scored twice and stole a base against Creighton (April 30) ... had a hit, scored twice and stole a base in the BIG EAST Semifinals win over Villanova (May 13) ... earned a spot on the 2015-16 BIG EAST All-Academic Team.
As a freshman in 2015: First Team All-BIG EAST selection after recording a .444 batting average in conference play ... played in 39 games with 35 starts ... finished first collegiate season batting .322 with 19 runs scored, five RBIs and 10 walks ... tied for fifth in the conference with 12 steals ... committed only one error in 35 starts from the outfield ... notched first collegiate hit and run in second game of the season against Presbyterian (Feb. 6) ... had a career-day in a win over Maryland Eastern Shore (Feb. 8) going 3-for-4 with two runs, an RBI and stolen base ... member of the 2014-15 BIG EAST All-Academic Team ... recognized as a 2014-15 NFCA Scholar-Athlete.
Before St. John's: Played four years for Kane County Xplosion (2009-12) and three seasons for New Lenox Lightning 18U Gold (2012-14) ... led the Xplosion to the 2010 and 2011 state tournament championship title ... helped the Lightning earn a Top-25 ranking in 2013-14 ... Was part of the track and field team all four years of high school (2011-2014) ... Named track & field captain as a junior and senior ... set the school record in 400m dash (58.4), long jump (18'6") and 4x100m relay ... Excelled academically, member of the Deans List every semester in high school.
Personal: Lauren Elizabeth Zick ... Born on April 26, 1996 in Sugar Grove, Ill ... Daughter of Holly Beatrice and Steven Paul Zick ... Two siblings, Ashley and Dorrie ... Majoring in Economics ... Hopes to become a social worker or pursue a career dedicated to working with others to help improve their lives.