UND Roster

2017-18 Women's Rowing Roster

Lauren McKee

Height 5'10''
Class Senior
Hometown Lake Zurich, IL
High School Lake Zurich

AS A JUNIOR (2016-17):

Longhorn Invitational
Second Varsity Four (2nd of 3, 7:18.275) – vs. Texas, UCF
Second Varsity Four (3rd of 4, 7:23.312) – vs. Duke, Texas, Iowa

Lake Natoma Invitational
Second Varsity Four (1st of 4, 6:23.80) – vs. Sacramento State, Boston University, Stanford B
Second Varsity Four (4th of 4, 7:19.58) – vs. California A, California B, Stanford B

ACC/Big Ten Duel
Second Varsity Four (4th of 4, 7:43.7) – vs. Ohio State, Michigan, Duke

Dale England Cup
Second Varsity Four (2nd of 4, 8:06.73) – vs. Duke, Indiana, San Diego

ACC Championship
Second Varsity Four (3rd of 5, 7:44.642) – vs. Duke, Clemson, North Carolina, Miami (Preliminaries)
Second Varsity Four (6th of 6, 7:29.514) – vs. Virginia, Syracuse, Louisville, Duke, Clemson (Grand Final)

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015-16): 

Oak Ridge Cardinal Invitational
Second Varsity Four (3rd, 7:42.96) – vs. Louisville, Minnesota and West Virginia
Third Varsity Eight (1st, 7:07.64) – vs. Michigan and Kansas

Dale England Cup
Third Varsity Eight (1st, 6:42.3) – vs. Indiana, Duke and Navy
Third Varsity Eight (1st, 7:12.0) – vs. Indiana, Duke and Navy

AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15):

Dale England Cup
Fourth Varsity Eight (4th, 8:16.80) – vs. Texas, Indiana and Columbia


  • Varsity letterwinner in track (two letters) and cross country (one letter) at Lake Zurich High School.
  • Selected as a North Suburban Conference all-academic team member.
  • Also played volleyball for two seasons, and competed with the Adversity Volleyball Club on the travel circuit.
  • Black belt in Tae Kwon Do, and has trained as an Olympic distance triathlete.
  • Served as president of the Lake Zurich High School chapter of the National Honor Society, and received the NHS Leadership Award.
  • National Merit Finalist and National AP Scholar.
  • Works closely with the Gary Sinise Foundation, aiding severely wounded United States military veterans.


  • Daughter of Bill and Deidre McKee.
  • Has one sister, Tara.
  • Enrolled in the Mendoza College of Business with a major in finance.