COLUMBUS, Ohio — Lauren Robertson, the all-time shutout leader in Ohio State women’s soccer history, was named an All-American Strength and Conditioning Athlete of the Year, the National Strength and Conditioning Association announced March 31.
Nominated by Ohio State strength and conditioning coach Hannah Sackett, is one of 232 student-athletes from 106 schools to receive the honor.
Robertson, a third-team All-Great Lakes Region and second-team All-Big Ten selection drafted by the D.C. Freedom of WPS, posted one of the most dominant seasons in program history in 2009, recording an Ohio State record 12 shutouts and a 0.63 goals-against average, the second-best ever. The 29 career shutouts posted by the Mission Viejo, Calif., native are the most ever at Ohio State and second-most all-time in Big Ten history. Taz’s career goals-against average of 1.03 ranks second at Ohio State and her 283 career saves are the third-most in program history.