Lisa Gunnarsson Named First Team CoSIDA Academic All-American
Baton Rouge, La. – Lisa Gunnarsson was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America First Team on Thursday morning. It marks the second straight year she has garnered the award.
Gunnarsson, who is majoring in mechanical engineering, has kept a 4.158 GPA. She also won two NCAA pole vault titles this season to become the first woman in LSU history to win a national championship in that event. Her NCAA indoor/outdoor sweep of the pole vault titles made her the first woman to do so since 2010.
Gunnarsson was recently named the USTFCCCA Scholar Athlete of the Year for the indoor and outdoor seasons and she is a two-time SEC Academic Honor Roll honoree. She is a five-time All-American and will have one season of eligibility left for LSU during the 2022 season.
For a full list of honorees, visit cosida.com.