Position
Jumps
Height
5'7
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Waller, Texas
Major
Mass Communication
High School
Waller HS

Events: Jumps

2013
Did not compete for the Lady Tigers during the 2013 season.

PRIOR TO LSU
A talented hurdler and jumper during her prep career at Waller High School … Set school records of 14.93 in the 100-meter hurdles and 46.22 in the 300-meter hurdles during her tenure … Was also a member of the school-record setting 4×400-meter relay team during her junior season … Was a four-year regional qualifier in the 100-meter hurdles … Advanced to the regional finals in 2011 and 2012 while claiming a pair of third-place finishes … Also set a high jump PR of 5-4 during her prep career … Helped lead her high school track and field team to three-straight district championships from 2010-12 … Was also a standout on the basketball court at Waller High School … Earned first-team all-district honors for her effort on the court.

PERSONAL
Full name is Lydia Michelle Brooks … Born on Aug. 28, 1994 … Parents are Don Brooks, Sr. and Glenda Batiste … The youngest of seven siblings … Has four older brothers and two older sisters … An honor student during her prep career at Waller High School … Graduated cum laude … Member of the National Honor Society … Served as a Student Council Officer … Served as President of Students Working Against Tobacco …  Majoring in mass communication.

 

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