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Barbara Vega

2011-12 Season - Barbara Vega

Hometown: Flossmoor, Illinois

Position: Defense

Number: 24

Height: 5-5

High School: Marian Catholic

Class: Soph.

Major: Undecided


Barbara Vega was the MVP for defense for Marian Catholic. Her favorite lacrosse memory is winning the biggest game of her team's season, pouring water all over her coach, celebrating, and coming together as a team.

Barbara doesn't really know what her dream job is. Her favorite thing about Augustana is that it is very close together and feels homey. She chose Augustana to play lacrosse. Barbara is excited to bring her voice and leadership to Augustana Lacrosse. 

Barbara admires her mom because she is an awesome multi-tasker. She participated in swimming while in high school and off the field enjoys hanging out with her friends. Her favorite food is corn and her favorite movie is Uncle Buck. She says her favorite superhero is Batman.

Barbara is the daughter of Barb Vega Haggerty and Tom Haggerty and has five siblings: Joe who is at Indiana University, Michael, Sarah, Tommy, and Sean.