Laura Lamberth finished her second season as the Director of Operations for the Vanderbilt Commodores in 2019.
In 2019, the Commodores captured the SEC East Title and advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the second straight season. the Commodores concluded the season with a 14-5-2 record while advancing to the semifinals of the SEC Tournament.
The 2018 Commodores won the SEC for the first time since 1994 and third regular season championship in program history. They reached the NCAA Tournament for the second-straight season as well as advancing to the second round of the tournament.
Lamberth joined the Commodore program after she was the director of soccer operations at Louisiana State University from 2014-2018. Before her time at LSU, she served as the Graduate Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach at East Tennessee State from 2012-2013.
An experienced player in her own right, Lamberth was a four-year member of the women’s program at Middle Tennessee State from 2008-11 where she helped lead the team to the Sun Belt Conference Tournament Championship and NCAA Tournament berth during the 2010 campaign. She was also honored for her academic performance while attending Middle Tennessee State as a member of the Chi Alpha Sigma Honor Society and a four-year member of the Sun Belt Commissioner’s List from 2008-11.
Lamberth graduated from Middle Tennessee State in just three and a half years in December 2011 with her Bachelor of Science degree in health and human performance with a concentration in Exercise Science. She then obtained a master’s degree in kinesiology and sport studies with a concentration in sport management from East Tennessee State in December 2013.
Following her playing career at Middle Tennessee State, Lamberth earned her U.S. Soccer Federation National “B” License and USSF National Goalkeeping License. She is also a current United States Youth National Team Coordinator.