Position
Breaststroke
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Portland, Ore.
High School
Lincoln HS

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2007-08)
Competed in breaststroke and individual medley races in the first half of the season … Swept both breaststroke events in a dual-meet victory over Delta State … Placed third in both breaststroke races at South Carolina … Swam the 100 breaststroke in a time of 1:05.68 to finish seventh at the Georgia Tech Invitational.

FRESHMAN SEASON (2006-07)
Proved to be the top freshman swimmer on the team and qualified for the NCAA Championships as a member of the medley relays … Competed in every meet and championship invitational LSU competed in as well as all four days of the SEC Championships … As the lone LSU freshman NCAA swim qualifier, helped the Lady Tigers to a 21st-place finish in the 200 medley relay in a prelim time of 1:43.05 … Finished 16th in the 100 breaststroke at SECs (1:05.31) and placed 17th in the 200 breaststroke (2:21.04) … Posted school all-time top 10 times in both breaststroke events at the Art Adamson Invitational … Took fifth place in the championship final of the 200 breaststroke at the invite with the sixth-fastest time in school history (2:18.38) … During that same meet, recorded the fifth-best 100 breaststroke time in school history (1:03.85) … Finished sixth in the championship final of the 200 breaststroke at the SMU Classic (2:22.02) … Tallied five individual wins and five runner-up finishes in dual-meet competition … Earned LSU Female Athlete of the Week honors in sweeping both breaststroke events at Arkansas … Received her first varsity letter.

PRIOR TO LSU
One of the top prep swimmers in the state of Oregon … Earned two letters at Lincoln High School … Named an NISCA All-American and team MVP three years … National qualifier in the 100 and 200 breaststroke … Top-16 national times in breaststroke events … Coached by James Resare.

PERSONAL
Born Aug. 21, 1987, in Austin, Texas … Parents are Martin and Judy Larson … Has three sisters, Sarah, Elsa and Ingrid … Majoring in natural resource ecology and management.

SIGNE’S TOP TIMES
100 breaststroke 1:03.85 2006 Art Adamson Invitational
200 breaststroke 2:18.38 2006 Art Adamson Invitational

 

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