Lauren McManus enters the 2018 – 2019 season with Momentum for her first year of coaching and her ninth year as a player. Lauren brings her competitive mindset and love for the game/helping others to our club. She is licensed in the state of Colorado and USA Volleyball. Lauren is a DS/Libero at the University of Denver.
Lauren was recruited to The University of Denver after playing many years of club volleyball. She played for Club Iowa Juniors, placing 3rd and 5th at The Girls Junior National Championships.
Lauren is a firm believer in teaching young players the fundamentals of the sport, while really focusing on growing through the process of the sport. Taking time to key in on all aspects of the game, no matter your position. Her top priorities are teaching players the skills (physically/mentally) and enjoying the journey. She values the club experience she had, because of the lasting best friends and incredibly helpful life skills taught along the way.
When not coaching, Lauren is a student/athlete at The University of Denver studying for her undergraduate degree in Psychology. As a student-athlete, Lauren spends most of her time on the court, in the weight room, or in class/studying. Lauren enjoys adventuring to the mountains with her teammates and loves when her family comes to visit Denver.