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Bryant Named SEC Freshman of the Week

by Brandon Berrio | Assoc. Director of Creative and Digital Content
Bryant Named SEC Freshman of the Week

BATON ROUGE – LSU gymnast Haleigh Bryant has been named the SEC Freshman of the Week, the league office announced Tuesday.

This marks the third honor for Bryant in as many weeks. She was named the top freshman the first week and gymnast of the week after the Tigers’ meet at Arkansas. 

Against the Bulldogs, Bryant won her second all-around title and vault title of 2021. The Cornelius, North Carolina, native scored a 9.90 on vault and 39.475 in the all-around. She was steady throughout the meet with a 9.85 on bars and floor and 9.875 on beam. 

LSU travels to take on No. 22 Auburn for the final meet of the first four-week stretch of the season. The meet will be televised live at 4 p.m. CT Friday on ESPN2 with Bart Conner and Kathy Johnson Clarke on the call. 

SEC Week 3 Award Winners
Gymnast of the Week: Megan Skaggs, Florida
Specialist of the Week: Savannah Schoenherr, Florida
Freshman of the Week: Haleigh Bryant, LSU