Height
5'4
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Kenner, La.
Major
Sociology
High School
Mt. Carmel Academy

Events: 3,000M (11:17.49)

2010
Did not compete for the Lady Tigers during her sophomore season in 2010.

2009
Competed in three indoor meets during her redshirt freshman season in 2009 … Earned a fourth-place finish in both the 800 meters (2:49.32) and mile (5:50.17) at the LSU NCAA Indoor Qualifier … Finished eighth in the 3,000 meters at the Purple Tiger Classic with a time of 11:29.13 … Also competed in the 3,000 meters at the LSU Twilight, finishing in eighth place with a seasonal-best time of 11:17.49 … Did not compete during the outdoor season … Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll following the season.

2008
Did not compete for the Lady Tigers while receiving a redshirt during the 2008 season.

PRIOR TO LSU
Helped lead her high school to back-to-back district championships in 2005 and 2006 and a regional championship in 2005 … Senior season at Mt. Carmel Academy was highlighted by winning a district title in cross country and finishing seventh at the state cross country meet in 2007 … Also finished third in the two mile at the state meet during the outdoor season in 2007.

PERSONAL
Full name is Lauren Mary Ybarzabal … Born on Nov. 21, 1988 … Mother is Susie Ybarzabal … Has an older sister named Kristi, who is an LSU graduate … Majoring in sociology with a concentration in criminal justice.

 

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