Events: 60M (7.47), 200M (IN: 24.47; OUT: 24.89), 400M (IN: 54.22; OUT: 53.59)
Enjoyed a breakout junior season as one of the nation's elite relay runners ... Helped the Lady Tigers claim the national championship in the 4x400-meter relay at the NCAA Indoor Track & Field Championships held in Nampa, Idaho ... Clocked a 53.85-second split on the third leg of the team that won the NCAA Indoor title in the mile relay with a winning time of 3 minutes, 31.89 seconds ... Joined Rebecca Alexander (53.47), Cassandra Tate (52.07) and Jonique Day (52.51) in winning the NCAA Indoor crown in the 4x400 relay ... Also ran the third leg on LSU's relay team that won the SEC Indoor title in 3:34.02 at the SEC Indoor Championships held in Lexington, Ky. ... Added a seasonal-best split of 53.42 on the third leg of the team that clocked an NCAA automatic qualifying time of 3:31.55 to win the relay crown at the Tyson Invitational ... Marked the No. 9-ranked 4x400-meter relay run indoors by the Lady Tigers in program history ... Ran the third leg on winning relay teams at the Razorback Invitational (3:35.41) and Texas A&M Dual Meet (3:35.80) ... Recorded an indoor seasonal best of 54.33 in the 400-meter dash in claiming 11th place in the semifinal round at the SEC Indoor Championships ... Set indoor PRs of 7.47 in the 60 meters in a third-place finish at the LSU Twilight and 24.47 in the 200 meters in a 32nd-place finish at the Tyson Invitational ... Competed in the 400-meter dash at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds for the third-straight season ... Finished in 32nd place in the first round of the NCAA Championships with a run of 54.21 ... Earned a 12th-place finish in the 400-meter semifinal at the SEC Outdoor Championships after running a time of 54.18 ... Opened the outdoor season by running a personal record of 53.59 in a sixth-place finish in the 400 meters at the Battle on the Bayou ... Ran the third leg of LSU's 4x400-meter relay team that won the event title at the LSU Relays in 3:36.21 ... Also ran the third leg for the runners-up at the Texas Relays as the Lady Tigers crossed the finish line in 3:30.42 ... Recognized for her efforts in the classroom with her first career selection to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.
Set indoor and outdoor personal bests in the 400-meter dash during her sophomore season in 2011 ... Clocked an indoor best of 54.22 in the preliminary round to qualify for her first career final at the SEC Indoor Track & Field Championships ... Nearly scored for the Lady Tigers as she took ninth place at the SEC Indoor Championships after clocking 54.73 in the conference final ... Also ran indoor seasonal bests of 7.67 in the 60-meter dash and 24.71 in the 200-meter dash in 2011 ... Followed outdoors by setting a lifetime PR of 54.03 in the 400 meters in a third-place finish at the LSU Alumni Gold ... Earned a 14th-place finish in the event at the SEC Outdoor Championships after running 54.39 in the prelims ... Qualified for the NCAA Championships for the second time in her career as she finished in 23rd place overall in the quarterfinal round at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds ... Clocked 55.68 in the NCAA quarterfinal held at Indiana University in Bloomington, Ind. ... Advanced to the national quarterfinal after clocking 54.94 in the first round ... Also saw spot duty on LSU's 4x400-meter relay during the 2011 season ... Ran a second leg on the foursome that clocked 3:33.63 in a runner-up finish at the LSU Invitational.
Competed in the 400-meter dash at the SEC Indoor Championships and SEC Outdoor Championships during her true freshman season in 2010 ... Finished in 17th place overall in the 400 meters at the SEC Indoor meet with after setting an indoor seasonal best of 56.18 in the preliminary round ... Followed with a 14th-place finish in the open quarter at the SEC Outdoor meet with a time of 54.97 ... Set an outdoor season best of 54.35 in a runner-up finish in the B section at the LSU Alumni Gold ... Earned the right to compete in the 400 meters at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds in Greensboro, N.C. ... Clocked 54.68 in the first round of qualifying at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds to finish in 31st place ... Won indoor 200-meter titles at the LSU Twilight (24.89) and LSU NCAA Indoor Qualifier (24.88) ... Ran the third leg on LSU's 4x400-meter relay team that earned a seventh-place finish at the Penn Relays (3:35.79).
PRIOR TO LSU
A standout athlete throughout her career at Port Allen High School ... A sprinter and jumper who wrapped up her senior season with two state titles and two state runner-up honors at the LHSAA Class 3A Outdoor State Championships at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium on LSU's campus ... Won the Class 3A state title in the long jump as a senior in 2009 with a wind-aided jump of 19 feet, 5 ¼ inches ... Followed by winning the state title in the triple jump with a wind-legal jump of 37-9 ¾ ... Finished as the 2009 state runner-up in both the 100 meters (12.05) and 200 meters (24.62w) ... Captured District 8-3A crowns in both sprint races during the 2009 season ... Set her personal best of 11.78 in the 100 meters to win the regional title in 2009.
Full name is Siedda Monique Herbert ... Born on Feb. 10, 1991 ... Parents are Antonio Herbert and Delois Hall ... Has one sister named Courtney Simmons ... Has one brother named Antonio Herbert, Jr. ... A standout in the classroom at Port Allen High School ... Named to the Principal's List in all four years of high school ... Was also a member of the Beta Club and the National Society of High School Scholars Association ... Served as a People to People Student Ambassador and a United States Achievement member ... Her sister is currently a women's basketball assistant coach at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and played college basketball at Tulane and Louisville ... Majoring in sport administration with a concentration in sport commerce.