Height: 4'11"
Class: Junior
City/State: Ocean Springs, Miss.
High School: Ocean Springs HS
Club: Lanier's Gymnastics
Major: Environmental Engineering
Experience: 2 Letters


2019 Second-Team All-American (VT)
2018 SEC All-Freshman
2018 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

An All-American on vault with a powerful Yurchenko 1 1/12 … Also a valuable part of LSU’s depth on floor.

A part of LSU’s lineup in 16 of 17 meets … Posted a powerful 9.8875 in the NCAA Team Final … Earned her first All-America honor after scoring a 9.8875 in NCAA Semifinal I … Scored a 9.85 in the NCAA Regional Final on vault ... Returned to the floor lineup and scored a 9.85 on both nights of the NCAA Regional ... Matched her career high on vault with a 9.95 at Arizona ... Set a season high with a 9.90 against Oregon State on vault ... Scored a 9.875 on vault at Arkansas and against Georgia ... Set a season high on vault with a 9.90 against Missouri ... Scored 9.85 on vault and earned a 9.80 on floor against NC State ... Bounced back on vault with a 9.825 and scored a 9.775 on floor at Auburn ... Returned to the vault and floor lineup to start the season against Cal ... Earned a 9.850 on floor in the third spot of the lineup against the Bears.

Competed in all but one meet on vault and nine times on floor during her debut season … Had her best performances in postseason, including at the NCAA Super Six with a 9.95 on vault to set a career high … Scored a 9.85 at NCAA Semifinal I … Set a then career high with a 9.90 at SEC Championships to earn SEC All-Freshman team honors … Matched her career high with a 9.90 on vault at NC State … Drilled her vault at Florida in the second week of the season for a 9.90 … Scored a career high of 9.875 on floor against Alabama, at the Metroplex Challenge, at Missouri, and at home against Texas Woman’s … Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.

Competed at Laniers in Ocean Springs, Mississippi … Level 10 gymnast who earned wins on all four events and in the all-around in 2015 and finished top-two on all four events in 2016 … Competed at the Region 8 Championships and earned multiple top-15 finishes, highlighted by a 12th-place finish on vault in 2015.

Full name is Sarah Elizabeth Edwards … Born Sept. 23, 1998 … Daughter of Scott and Renee Edwards … Plays the violin … Chose LSU because of the athletics and academic success … Knew she wanted to go to LSU since her first camp as a Level 5 gymnast … Majoring in environmental engineering.

Vault: 9.950 (4-21-18 at NCAA Super Six)
Floor: 9.875 (four times; Last: 2-18-18 vs. TWU; First: 1-19-18 vs. Alabama)

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