Position
Throws
Height
5'4
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Highland Park, Ill.
Major
Biology
High School
Highland Park HS

Career Record

2019
Did not compete.

2018 OUTDOOR (SOPHOMORE)
Finished eighth in the hammer throw with a toss of 39.97 meters (131-2) … placed 11th in the shot put at the Battle on the Bayou with a throw of 10.49 meters (34-5) … placed 15th at the Louisiana Classics in the hammer throw with a season best toss of 40.19 meters (131-10).

2018 INDOOR (SOPHOMORE)
Placed 13th at the Purple Tiger Invitational with a weight throw of 13.16 meters (43-2.25).

2017
Competed in seven meets in her first season in an LSU uniform … Opened her indoor season by throwing a personal best of 52 feet, 11 inches for 20th place in the weight throw at the Purple Tiger Invitational … Earned a seasonal-best ninth-place finish in the weight throw at the LSU Twilight meet with a series-best mark of 44-9 1/2 … Threw 44-11 for 24th place at the Bayou Bengal Invitational … Closed her outdoor season by throwing a personal best of 145-7 for 14th place in the hammer throw at the inaugural SEC Relays … Threw 143-10 for 13th place at the LSU Alumni Gold … Also stepped into the hammer throw cirlce at the Louisiana Classics (132-4) and Battle on the Bayou (133-1) during the outdoor season.

2016
Received a redshirt during both the indoor and outdoor seasons in her first year with the Lady Tigers in 2016 … Preserved her freshman eligibility for the 2017 season.

PRIOR TO LSU
A three-year letterwinner while throwing the shot put and discus during her prep career at Highland Park (Ill.) High School … Coached in high school by Sarah Palmberg … Was a three-time all-conference performer … Crowned the Lake County Champion for her performance as a senior in 2015.

PERSONAL
Full name is Savannah Yvonne Sledd … Born on Sept. 11, 1996 … Parents are Andrew, Jr. and Marie Sledd … Has one brother, Andrew III, and three sisters, Chloe, Sophia and Skylar … Majoring in biology.

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