Lara van Staden
Lara van Staden
Year: So.
Hometown: Johannesburg, South Africa
High School: Circle Christian School

2017-18 (Season Results): Saw action in 10 events for the Tars, posting a 79.07 stroke average over 30 rounds…opened the season tied for 40th at the NSU GolfRank Invitational, shooting a 19-over 235 (73-81-81)…tied for 33rd at the Lady Moc Classic to start the spring season, shooting scores of 79-78-74 (+15)…Tied for 14th at the Christian Brothers Buccaneer Spring Classic…took 31st at the Sunshine State Conference Championship…finished tied for 54th at the NCAA Division II Super Regional…finished 59th at the NCAA Division II National Championship.

High School: Led Circle Christian School to the 2013 Florida State Championship; runner-up in 2014 and 2015…Two-time Regional champions and four-time District Champions…2014 Honda Classic Champions…Individually won the Lake Mary High School Invitational and The First Academy Invitational…2014 Regional runner-up…received Leadership Award and Mighty in Spirit Award.

Personal: Planning to major in Business Entrepreneurship at Rollins…Chose the school because of Rollins’ balance of academic and athletic importance…Born in South Africa, moved to United States when she was two years-old.