Lisa

Gunnarsson

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Height: 5'7"
Class: Sophomore
City/State: Paris, France
High School: Lycee Notre Dame
Other College: Virginia Tech
Experience: Transfer

Bio

Career Record

2018 USTFCCCA Southeast Region Women’s Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year
World U18 Record Holder – Pole Vault – 4.50m
World U20 No. 4 – Pole Vault (outdoors) – 4.60m
Swedish U20 Record Holder – Pole Vault (outdoors)
2018 U20 World Runner Up
2018 ACC Indoor Champion (Pole Vault)
2017 European U20 Champion (Pole Vault)

Prior to LSU
Competes solely in the pole vault … competed at Virginia Tech in 2018 as a freshman … finished second at the 2018 IAAF U20 World Championships while representing Sweden with a clearance of 4.35 meters (14-3.25) … only freshman in 2018 to score in both the indoor and outdoor pole vault at the NCAA meet on the women’s side … garnered bronze at the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Championships with a mark of 4.40 meters (14-5.25) … took fourth at the 2018 NCAA Indoor Championships with a clearance of 4.41 meters (14-5.50) … cleared 4.35 meters (14-3.25) to claim gold at the 2018 ACC Indoor Championships … claimed silver at the 2018 ACC Outdoor Championships with a height of 4.45 meters (14-7.25) … won the first three meets of her collegiate career at the Nittany Lion Challenge, Gladstein Invitational and Bob Pollack Invitational … prior to coming to America, she trained at Lycee Notre Dame in France.

Personal
Daughter of Ulrika and Mats Gunnarsson … has two siblings, Eric and Filip … chose LSU because it has a great training atmosphere and there are other high-level athletes that will push her to be better … majoring in electrical engineering.

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