OUTLOOK -- Played a big role as a freshman even though he went through a lot of injuries ... Played with an awful lot of determination and heart ... During the off-season he nursed his injury and is hoping he will be back at 100% and ready to go this fall ... A composed and very smooth player on the ball ... Reads the game well ... Steps up well and wins balls; distributes them well.
2002 -- Started all 16 matches that he played in ... Recorded one assist during his freshman campaign ... His lone assist contributed to Anthony Stovall's goal against Clemson.
PRE-COLLEGE -- Attended Lassiter High School ... Four-year letterman (1998-2002) ... Team captain his junior and senior years ... Divarsity.com 5-A Player of the Year for 2001-2002 ... Marietta Daily Journal Cobb County Player of the Year for 2001-2002 ... All Cobb-County his junior and senior year ... Played on the ODP Region III team from 1999-2002 ... Played with the Region III Team in Trinidad & Tobago during the summer of 2002 ... Captain of the Stone Mountain Storm club team.
PERSONAL -- Full name is Lawson Matthew Vaughn ... Parents are Lewis and Wendy Vaughn ... Favorite type of music is rap ... Hobbies are ping-pong and playing video games ... Favorite food is lasagna ... Born on April 11, 1984, in Charlotte, N.C.