Received a redshirt during both the indoor and outdoor seasons in her first year with the Lady Tigers in 2016 ... Preserved her freshman eligibility for the 2017 season.
PRIOR TO LSU
A three-year letterwinner while throwing the shot put and discus during her prep career at Highland Park (Ill.) High School … Coached in high school by Sarah Palmberg … Was a three-time all-conference performer … Crowned the Lake County Champion for her performance as a senior in 2015.
Full name is Savannah Yvonne Sledd … Born on Sept. 11, 1996 … Parents are Andrew, Jr. and Marie Sledd … Has one brother, Andrew III, and three sisters, Chloe, Sophia and Skylar … Majoring in biology.