LSU Gold
Baton Rouge, La.
High School
Catholic HS

Events: 400M (IN: 49.43; OUT: 48.59)

Saw action in six meets during his sophomore season in 2012 … Opened the outdoor season with a seasonal-best run of 48.79 seconds for eighth place in the 400-meter dash at the Louisiana Classics … Posted a seasonal-best third-place finish at the Cole-Lancon Invitational with a time of 49.06 … Also ran the 400 meters outdoors at the Battle on the Bayou (49.07) and LSU Alumni Gold (49.68) … Ran one 400-meter race during the indoor season by taking eighth place at the Texas A&M Dual Meet (49.43) … Clocked 7.12 in the 60-meter dash for ninth place at the LSU NCAA Indoor Qualifier.

Competed in four meets for the Tigers as a true freshman in 2011 … Ran a seasonal-best time of 48.59 seconds in the 400-meter dash in a 17th-place finish at the LSU Invitational … Won the 400-meter title at the Cole-Lancon Invitational with a  time of 48.90 … Also ran 49.43 for a 12th-place finish in the B section at the LSU Alumni Gold … Made one appearance for the Tigers in the 4×400-meter relay during the 2011 season … Ran the third leg on their B team that did not finish the relay at the LSU Alumni Gold … Ran the 60-meter dash in one meet during the indoor season … Clocked 7.35 at the Purple Tiger Invitational in LSU’s season opener.

A three-year letterwinner in track and field at Catholic High School under legendary head coach Pete Boudreaux … Crowned the 2010 Class 5A state champion in the 400-meter dash with a winning time of 48.26 at the LHSAA Class 5A Outdoor State Championships held at the Bernie Moore Track Stadium on LSU’s campus … Also captured district and regional championships in the 400-meter dash during his senior season in 2010 … A member of six state championship teams, including three-straight Division I indoor state titles and three-straight Class 5A outdoor state titles from 2008-10 … Also led his high school team to three-straight district and regional championships in 2008-10 … A two-year letterwinner as a member of the football team at Catholic High School … Played defensive back and linebacker … Helped lead his team to the state semifinals in 2009.

Full name is Vincent Darnell LeDuff … Born on Feb. 4, 1992 … Mother is Michelle LeDuff … Has an older brother named Chris, who is a graduate of LSU … An honor student at Catholic High School in Baton Rouge … An active member of the National Honor Society … Majoring in biology.


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