|Hometown:||Playa Del Rey, CA|
Before Brown: A team captain during her senior year, Kobashigawa was named her team's MVP and earned the Coach's Leadership Award ... Also during her senior yearh, she led Brentwood High School to the final four of CIF 5AA playoffs and was the Southern Section Div 5AA scoring leader with 21 points-per-game ... Named First Team All-Olympic League in both her junior and senior year ... First Team Southern Section California Interscholastic Federation.
Personal: Laura is the daugther of Jon and Carol Kobashigawa ... Has two older twin brothers, Brian and Wesley ... Concentration is Undecided.
OFF THE COURT WITH LAURA ...
Superpower I would want ... Telekinesis
Favorite Food ... Mint chocolate chip ice cream and mom's homemade chicken katsu
Pre-game ritual ... Listen to music and get "in the zone"
Favorite movie from this past year ... Avatar
TV show I want to be on ... Modern Family
Why I chose Brown .... The beautiful campus, open academic curriculum and the student body - ranked the #1 college for happiest students!
The three things I would take with me on a deserted island ... Mac, fiber one bars, and a fishing pole
Place I want to travel ... Italy
Favorite sport other than basketball ... Volleyball
Where I would spend $1,000 ... Tickets to see the Lakers, the Champions of the world ...3-peat!
Most hated conditioning drill ... Shuttle runs
My dream car ... White convertible BMW with tan interior
My ideal day ... Relaxing at the beach with friends and family while supplied with endless cups of smoothies
Favorite pair of shoes ... My blue vans
Top five most-played songs on my iPod ... "Just the Way You Are" - Bruno Mars, "Dynamite" - Taio Cruz, "Man in the Mirror" - Michael Jackson, "Tell You Something" - Alicia Keys, "Walking on the Moon" - The Dream