Granted a release from the team after her freshman season and will not return.
FRESHMAN SEASON (2011)
Hampered by a sprained ankle most of the season that occurred prior to the Metroplex Challenge (1/29) ... Opened the season in the vault, bars and floor lineups ... Did not compete on floor again after her ankle injury but saw action on beam in the final three meets of the season ... Earned season highs of 9.80 on vault, 9.85 on bars, 9.80 on beam and 9.725 on floor ... One of LSU's top performers at the SEC Championship (3/19) where she earned season highs of 9.80 on vault and 9.85 on bars ... Also posted 9.80's on bars and beam at the NCAA Athens Regional (4/2) ... Earned eight scores of 9.80 or higher during the season - three each on vault and bars and two on beam ... Averaged a 9.758 on beam, 9.715 on vault, 9.698 on bars and 9.683 on floor.
Coached by Jeff LaFleur at LaFleur's Tampa Gymnastics in Tampa, Fla. ... Two-time level 10 J.O. National team member in 2009 and 2010 ... Led her team to the 2010 Florida state team championship ... Became the first individual at LaFleur's to win the all-around in every meet during a season ... Captured the level 9 regional all-around title where she qualified to the East/West J.O. Championships ... Also won the all-around, vault and floor titles at the level 8 regional ... Attended Countryside High School where she was a member of Phi Theta Kappa, the Spanish Honor Society and the honor roll ... Recognized on the St. Petersburg College President's Honor Roll ... Received the certificate of merit in biology and physical science at Countryside.
Full name is Sarah Ann Zoldos ... Born September 18, 1992 ... Daughter of Steve and Joan Zoldos ... Chose to attend LSU because of the athletic program, the coaches and the team spirit ... Majoring in biology.
ZOLDOS' CAREER HIGHS
Vault: 9.800 (three times; Last: 3-19-11 at SEC Championship)
Bars: 9.850 (twice; Last: 3-19-11 at SEC Championship)
Beam: 9.800 (twice; Last: 4-2-11 at NCAA Regional)
Floor: 9.725 (1-21-11 vs. Florida)