At Missouri State: Joni Lauf was named to the MVC Scholar-Athlete team, boasting a 4.00 GPA in accounting. Lauf posted a 13th-place finish in the 1650 free and a 14th-place finish in the 200 free at the conference championship. 2005-06: Lauf gained some valuable experience in her first year as a Bear. She competed in freestyle and backstroke events for the Bears. Background: Lauf came to Missouri State after swimming four years for the YMCA swim team. Her junior year, Lauf broke her team's 200-yard backstroke record with a time of 2:11.12. She competed at the YMCA nationals in the 200-yard backstroke and 100-yard freestyle both her junior and senior years. Personal: Full name is Joni Daneane Lauf. Born December 13, 1986, in Jefferson City, Missouri. Daughter of Doug and Rhonda Lauf.
Career Bests for Joni Lauf
Event Time Date, Opponent/Meet
200 free 2:00.92 2/10/07, MVC Championship
500 free 5:20.71 2/16/06, MVC Championship
1000 free 11:12.00 12/17/05, Delta State Invitational
1650 free 18:23.00 2/16/06, MVC Championship