LSU Gold
Ocean Springs, Miss.
High School
Ocean Springs HS

2021 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2019 Second-Team All-American (VT)
2018 SEC All-Freshman
2018 SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll

Elected to return to Baton Rouge for her fifth season of competition … An All-American on vault with a powerful Yurchenko 1 1/12 … Known for her engaging performance on floor … Owns career highs of 9.95 on vault and 9.925 on floor.

Competed in all but one meet in 2021, providing consistency on both vault and floor … Scored a 9.875 on vault and 9.90 on floor at NCAA Semifinal II … At the NCAA Regional in Salt Lake City, scored a 9.875 and 9.85 on vault and 9.90 and 9.85 on floor … Posted a 9.90 on vault at SEC Championships and in the regular season finale against Missouri … Earned a 9.90 on floor in three-straight weeks against Alabama, Kentucky and Missouri … Scored a season high 9.925 on vault against Florida … Set a career high on floor with a 9.925 against Georgia … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.

Competed in the first four meets of the season before suffering an injury while competing on floor at Florida … Scored a 9.875 on vault against the Gators before going out … Scored a career high 9.95 on vault for the event title against Auburn … Also scored a 9.80 on floor against the Tigers … Posted a 9.875 on vault at Georgia … In the season opener against Arizona, scored a 9.85 on floor and career high 9.90 on floor.

A part of LSU’s lineup in 16 of 17 meets … Posted a powerful 9.8875 in the NCAA Team Final … Earned her first All-America honor after scoring a 9.8875 in NCAA Semifinal I … Scored a 9.85 in the NCAA Regional Final on vault … Returned to the floor lineup and scored a 9.85 on both nights of the NCAA Regional … Matched her career high on vault with a 9.95 at Arizona … Set a season high with a 9.90 against Oregon State on vault … Scored a 9.875 on vault at Arkansas and against Georgia … Set a season high on vault with a 9.90 against Missouri … Scored 9.85 on vault and earned a 9.80 on floor against NC State … Bounced back on vault with a 9.825 and scored a 9.775 on floor at Auburn … Returned to the vault and floor lineup to start the season against Cal … Earned a 9.850 on floor in the third spot of the lineup against the Bears.

Competed in all but one meet on vault and nine times on floor during her debut season … Had her best performances in postseason, including at the NCAA Super Six with a 9.95 on vault to set a career high … Scored a 9.85 at NCAA Semifinal I … Set a then career high with a 9.90 at SEC Championships to earn SEC All-Freshman team honors … Matched her career high with a 9.90 on vault at NC State … Drilled her vault at Florida in the second week of the season for a 9.90 … Scored a career high of 9.875 on floor against Alabama, at the Metroplex Challenge, at Missouri, and at home against Texas Woman’s … Named to the SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll.

Competed at Laniers in Ocean Springs, Mississippi … Level 10 gymnast who earned wins on all four events and in the all-around in 2015 and finished top-two on all four events in 2016 … Competed at the Region 8 Championships and earned multiple top-15 finishes, highlighted by a 12th-place finish on vault in 2015.

Full name is Sarah Elizabeth Edwards … Born Sept. 23, 1998 … Daughter of Scott and Renee Edwards … Plays the violin … Chose LSU because of the athletics and academic success … Knew she wanted to go to LSU since her first camp as a Level 5 gymnast … Majoring in environmental engineering.

Vault: 9.950 (twice; Last: 1-17-20 vs. Auburn; First: 4-21-18 at NCAA Super Six)
Floor: 9.925 (1-22-21 vs. Georgia)

Career Titles
Vault: 1
Floor: 1
Total: 2

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