|Hometown:||Green Bay, Wis.|
|High School:||Pulaski High School|
2018-19: Recorded season-bests in the 50 free with a time of 22.75, in the 100 free with a time of 49.73, in the 100 fly with a time of 53.07, in the 200 free relay with a time of 1:32.67, 8th fastest in program history, in the 400 free relay with a time of 3:24.12, that holds 9th fastest time in program history, 400 medley relay with a time of 3:40.08, 3rd fastest in program history, and 200 medley relay with a time of 1:41.38 that holds 10th fastest time in program history at the MAC Championships… Recorded her best time in the 200 free against Marshall clocking in at 1:56.54… Recorded her best time in the 800 free relay with a time of 7:39.59 at the OSU Invitational. Van Lanen earned Second Team All-MAC, Academic All-Mac team, and earned Student-Athlete SCholar of the week twice for Ohio. She also qualified for the NCAA B standards.
2017-18: Recorded a season-best time in the 50 free at the US Winter Nationals clocking in at 22.74… At the MAC Championships, posted season-best times in the 100 free (50.11), 100 fly (53.27), 200 medley relay (1:41.57), 400 medley relay (3:45.69), 200 free relay (1:32.98), and 400 free relay (3:24.20)… At the TYR Invitational, recorded season-best times in the 50 fly clocking in at 24.19… Named to the Academic All-MAC Team.
2016-17: Swam in 10 meets… Won 16 events this season… Best time in the 50-yard freestyle came at the MAC Championships where she placed second at 22.55… Best time in the 100-yard freestyle came at the MAC Championships where she placed fourth at 49.69… Best time in the 100-yard fly came at the MAC Championships where she was clocked at 53.13, placing second... Named CSCAA Scholar All-American Honorable Mention… Named MAC Distinguished Scholar Athlete… Female Scholar-Athlete of the Week for Feb. 27th… First Team All-Mac… Named Academic All-MAC.
2015-16: Swam in 11 meets... Won 13 events this season... Best time in the 50-yard free came at the MAC Championships on Feb. 25 where she placed third in 22.73... Best time in the 100-yard free came at the MAC Championships on Feb. 27 where she placed fifth in 50.37... Best time in the 100-yard fly came at the MAC Championships on Feb. 26 where she placed fourth in 53.90... Best time in the 200-yard free came at the Louisville Invitational on Nov. 21 where she placed 14th in 1:53.36… Named First Team All-MAC.
Prior to Ohio: Four-year letter winner under Coach Erik Olson at Pulaski… 2012 WIAA 100 Butterfly State Champion… 2012,2013,2014 WIAA 50 Free Style State Runner-up… National Qualifier in 100 Butterfly… Four-Time FRCC Conference Swimmer of the Year… Green Bay Press-Gazette Swimmer of the Year (3 Times), All-American Swimmer in 50 Free and 100 Butterfly… Swim Captain 2013-2014… Lettered Twice in Softball… Swam for Pulaski Area Swim Club under Coach Roshel Schilz.
Personal: Daughter of Stacy and Kelly Van Lanen… Has one brother, Luke…Lists her favorite athlete as Missy Franklin...Plans to major in Psychology.