Pedersen to Transfer

April 7, 2006

UCLA announced today that sophomore women's basketball player Lauren Pedersen has asked for and been granted her release to transfer to another school. Pedersen, from Brea-Olinda High School in Orange County, appeared in 54 games in her Bruin career and made 11 starts. She averaged 2.5 points and 1.6 rebounds for her career while shooting 34% from the field and 78% from the free throw line. The guard connected on 29 three-point shots and converted 34% of her opportunities from beyond the arc in her career. Pedersen will remain in school at UCLA until the end of the Spring quarter.