Lauren Nicholson

A dominating guard on both ends of the court, Lauren Nicholson has the complete skill set. 

Beginning her career in the WNBL, Lauren debuted for the Sydney Uni Flames in 2009 as a 16-year-old. After two seasons with the Flames, Lauren made the move to the US to represent Saint Mary’s College completing the full four years. 

In 2016, Lauren returned to the WNBL, re-signing with the Sydney Uni Flames and was part of the Flames 2016/17 WNBL championship.  

Lauren then moved to the Adelaide Lightening in 2017 winning the WNBL Defensive Player of the Year in the 2018/19 season before signing with Townsville Fire for the 2020 season.

In 2019, Lauren represented the Australian Opals team for the 2019 FIBA Asia Cup.