Monica Guillot Season 2014-15
Raced in all six races for the Tigers … helped LSU claim the team title at the LSU Invitational with a three mile time of 18:45.93 to finish eighth … finished 11th at the McNeese Season Opener with a 3k time of 10:50.1 to help LSU claim the team title … placed 88th at the Arturo Barrios Invitational with a 6k time of 22:40.4 … traversed the Joe Piane Invitational 5k course with a time of 19:12.27 to finish 140th … placed 126th at the SEC Championships with a 6k time of 22:24.0 … finished 110th at the NCAA South Central Regional (6k/23:41.3).
Opened her outdoor season by running a seasonal best of 19 minutes, 59.14 seconds for 11th place in the 5,000 meters at the Louisiana Classics meet in Lafayette … Followed with a sixth-place finish at LSU’s Battle on the Bayou with a run of 20:36.34 … Placed 10th in the 5k at the LSU Alumni Gold (21:16.45) and 17th at the SEC Relays (20:55.41) to cap her four appearances on the season … Did not compete for the Lady Tigers during the indoor season … Recognized for her academic performance with a selection to the SEC Academic Honor Roll following the season.
Ran in nine meets during her true freshman season with the Lady Tigers in 2016 … Placed third in the 3,000 meters at both the Purple Tiger Invitational (10:42.59) and LSU Twilight (10:29.80) during the indoor season … Also clocked 10:36.09 for fifth place in the 3k at the Bayou Bengal Invitational … Ran her fastest 5k of the indoor season at the Power Five Conference Clash in Birmingham, Alabama, where she crossed the finish line in 18:17.36 for 13th place overall … Also ran 18:45.03 at the Iowa State Classic … Opened the outdoor season by taking ninth in the 3,000 meters at Miami’s Hurricane Twilight meet with a time of 11:01.52 … Placed fifth at the LSU Alumni Gold (19:35.46) and eighth at the LSU Invitational (19:30.68) while running the 5,000 meters outdoors … Finished runner-up in her only 10k of the season at the Battle on the Bayou with a time of 40:20.51 … An outstanding student recognized for her performance with a selection to the SEC Academic Honor Roll following the season.
PRIOR TO LSU
A three-year letterwinner in track and field and one-year letterwinner in cross country during her prep career at St. Scholastica Academy … Set personal bests of 1:05.26 in the 400 meters on the track and 17:07.08 on the 4k course in cross country before her arrival at LSU … Helped lead St. Scholastica Academy to the Class 4A team title at the 2014 Louisiana High School Athletics Association Class 4A State Outdoor Track & Field Championships held at LSU’s Bernie Moore Track Stadium … Also helped guide her high school team to a runner-up team finish at the 2013 LHSAA Class 4A State Cross Country Championships during her senior season … Was an all-state performer in indoor track and field and an all-district performer in cross country in 2013.
Full name is Monica Ann Guillot … Born on April 1, 1996 … Parents are Lloyd, Jr. and Lisa Guillot … Both parents attended LSU … Has one older sister, Mallory, and three younger brothers, Lloyd, Christopher and Nathan … An honor student who was co-valedictorian of her graduating class at St. Scholastica Academy … An Alpha Honor Student, AP Scholar and member of the National Honor Society during her high school career … Majoring in chemical engineering.