Position
Middle Distance
Height
5'8
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Rosedale, La.
Major
Animal Sciences
High School
North Iberville HS

Event: 800M

2010
Received a redshirt during her true freshman season in 2010.

PRIOR TO LSU
A standout 800-meter runner at North Iberville High School … Coached in high school by Ron Allen … Earned back-to-back third-place finishes in the 800-meter run at the state meet in 2007 and 2008 … Guided her high school team to the district title in 2008 … Earned four letters in track and field during her high school career … Was also a two-year letterwinner in basketball and volleyball in high school.

PERSONAL
Full name is Niketra Shavonne Beraud … Born on Jan. 21, 1991 … Parents are Elston and Darlene Beraud … Has two sisters, Mika and Kyra … An honor student who graduated as class salutatorian at North Iberville High School … Was also a member of Beta Club and served as Junior Class President … Plans to pursue a degree in animal sciences at LSU.

 

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