Jennifer Lezeu Athlete Profile

Jennifer Lezeu

Position: All Around Height: 5-2 Roster Years: 2009-2012 Hometown: Waterloo


  • Daughter of Adrian and Maria Lezeu
  • Has one younger sister
  • Father, Adrian, played professional soccer for Romania
  • Came to BYU because she fell in love with the campus and the beautiful mountains

Before BYU

  • Senior national team member for three years
  • National team finished seventh at the 2006 Commonwealth Trials
  • Finished 12th in the all-around at Slovanias International meet
  • Went to Bella Karolyis ranch in Texas for the USA vs. Canada meet
  • Represented Canada Internationally for three years
  • Made floor finals at the 2005 Canadian National Championships in Vancouver and placed fourth
  • Member of the 2004 Pan American Team who placed second
  • Gymnix International floor runner-up
  • Eighth place in the all-around competition at the 2005 Canadian National Championships
  • Seventh place at the 2005 Romanian International all-around competition
  • Junior floor and vault champion in 2004
  • Took 12th in the all-around at the 2006 Stella International in Ukraine


Career Highs:
Vault: 9.775  Twice
Bars:  9.825  at  SUU            3/7/11
Beam:  9.875  Twice
Floor: 9.875  vs  Denver/USU     2/5/10
AA:    39.050 vs  Auburn         3/4/11

2009 | Freshman Year

Had a solid freshman campaign, competing in every meet on beam and floor and all but two meets on vault ... also competed once on the bars, giving her one all-around outing ... led BYU on vault once and floor once ... career-high 9.700 on vault at Utah State ... paced the Cougars with a 9.650 on vault at Boise State ... posted scores of 9.875, a career high, and 9.800 on beam in the last two meets of the year, her highest of the season ... career-best 9.750 on floor at Southern Utah ... led BYU with a 9.725 on floor at Utah State ... all-around score of 37.525 against Utah.

2010 | Sophomore Year

Competed in every meet for the Cougars on beam and floor ... led BYU four times on floor ... scored a career-high 9.875 on floor against Denver and Utah State ... also paced the Cougars with a team-high 9.825 on beam against Arizona State and Boise State.

2012 | Senior Year

Was a team captain ... competed in every meet for the Cougars ... season high scores of 9.175 on vault at NC State, 9.850 on bars at Texas Women's, 9.850 on balance beam and 9.850 on floor against Utah State.