|Hometown:||Tahoe City, CA|
|High School:||Cabrillo College|
2014 (Track & Field)
Earned All-SCIAC honors in his final season for the Kingsmen...took third in the shot put after a final mark of 14.28 meters at the SCIAC Championships (May 3)...also took third in the hammer throw with a final mark of 46.95 meters...finished sixth in the discus with a throw of 40.99 meters.
2013 (Football) - Season Stats
Appeared in five games for the Kingsmen in final year...started the last two games against La Verne and Chapman...helped the Kingsmen pile up 315 yards rushing in a 49-21 victory over the Leopards.
2013 (Track & Field)
Earned All-SCIAC honors in shot-put and discus events...took second in the discus at the SCIAC Championships with a throw of 43.74 meters...was sixth in the shot-put at the SCIAC Championships...inducted into the CLU Scholar-Athlete Society for the first time.
2012 (Football) - Season Stats
Appeared in five games for the Kingsmen...made CLU debut against Pomona-Pitzer (Sept. 29)...inducted into the CLU Scholar-Athlete Society for the first time.
Attended Cabrillo in 2010 and 2011...played two years of football…named to the 2011 Coast Conference First Team as an offensive lineman.
University of Nevada, Reno
Attended Nevada for one year...red-shirted as an offensive lineman.
North Tahoe High School
Graduated in 2009…played four years of football, did four years of track and field and played three years of basketball…named the 2009 Sierra Sun Athlete of the Year…two-time, 2007 and 2008, All-Nevada 2A First Team offensive and defensive lineman…named Most Valuable Lineman three times, 2006, 2007 and 2008, and was named team MVP in 2008…two-time, 2008 and 2009, All-Nevada 2A shot put and discus thrower.
Full name: James Brooks Laughlin…born on March 21, 1991 in Santa Cruz, Calif…parensts are Natalie Kayl and Peter Laughlin…has a brother Parker who he played HS football with and currently plays football for West Valley JC…has a cat Sachino and two dogs, Jesse and Chevy…family resides in Danville, Calif…Chose CLU for the academic scholarship he received and the football program…currently majoring in Accounting with a minor in Music…career aspirations include becoming a CPA and learning every day.
Music: Liquid Kactus
Sport (Other): Basketball
TV Shows: Law and Order: SVU
Video Game: Call of Duty: Black Ops 2
Quote: "Be kind, for everyone is fighting a hard battle.”
Hobbies/Special Talents: He flies RC planes, works on his car, bikes, and surfs.
Something you would not know about him: He has been skiing for 16 years.