LSU Gold
Position
Breaststroke
Height
5'10
Class
Junior
Hometown
Madison, Miss.
High School
Madison-Ridgeland Academy
Experience
2L

Braman’s Top Times
200 IM: 2:07.42 Auburn Invitational
100 Breaststroke: 1:03.11 2022 Art Adamson Invitational
200-Breaststroke: 2:18.56 2023 Art Adamson Invitational
100 Free: 52.52 2021 Art Adamson Invitational
200 Free: 1:58.59 Tulane

JUNIOR SEASON (2023-24)
Opened the season at Utah with two seventh-place finishes in the 100-breast (1:07.68) and 200-breast (2:29.36)… In the home opener vs. Arkansas, had two seventh-place finishes in the 100-breast (1:06.28) and 200-breast (2:24.98)… During a tri-team meet with FSU and Alabama, placed ninth in the 100 breast with a time of 1:06.52 and 10th in the 200 breast with a time of 2:25.62… In the Tiger’s midseason meet at the Art Adamson Invitational, placed 24th on the 100-breast (1:03.70) and 22nd in the 200-breast (2:18.56)

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2022-23)
In the opening meet against Tulane and Vanderbilt, placed seventh in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:08.26…finished 12th in the 200-yard IM with a readout of 2:15.07… Against Auburn, claimed eighth place in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:07.70…took seventh in the 200-yard breaststroke with a readout of 2:26.53… Versus Alabama, finished seventh in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:06.89…also claimed seventh in the 200-yard breaststroke with a time of 2:24.84… At the Art Adamson Invitational, placed 51st in the 200-IM (2:07.69), 28th in the 100-breast (1:03.11), 50th in the 100-free (53.05), and 27th in the 200-breast (2:18.61)… Against FSU, claimed sixth in the 200-breast (2:24.58), seventh in the 100-breast (1:06.51) and eighth in the 200-IM (2:12.42)… At the Last Chance Meet in Auburn, had the following finishes: 200-IM (2:07.42); 100-Breast (1:03.95); 200-Breast (2:19.02)

FRESHMAN SEASON (2021-22)
Placed fourth in the 200 IM with a time of 2:11.01 in her first meet as a Tiger; and participated on the fourth-place relay team for the 200-yard medley, finishing with a time of 1:47.76… At the Art Adamson Invitational, finished in 28th place for the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:05.01 and 29th place in the 100-free with a time of 52.52… Against Tulane, claimed two-seventh place finishes in the 200-free and 200-IM with respective times of 1:58.59 and 2:12.47; also placed eighth in the 100-free with a time of 55.37

HIGH SCHOOL
Athlete representative for the state of Mississippi in swimming during her junior and senior season… Named the team captain of the Madison-Ridgeland Academy swim team during her junior and senior seasons… Holds the state record in the 50-breaststroke for the MAIS… Also holds the Mississippi state record in five other events: 100-yard breast, 200-meter Free relay, 200-meter Medley relay, 400-meter Free relay, 400-meter Medley relay

PERSONAL
Full name is Margaret Ann Braman… Born May 20, 2003… Her hometown is Madison, MS., where she attended Madison-Ridgeland Academy… Majoring in Kinesiology… Her parents’ names are David and Abby, and she has one brother, Josh… She chose LSU because “I fell in love with the campus and the team when I visited and knew immediately that LSU would be the perfect fit for me. I am so excited to join something bigger than myself and join a team culture dedicated to pushing each other to be the best athletes and students we can be.”

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