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Lu Oswald Athlete Profile

Lu Oswald

Lu Oswald
Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 1999-2004 Hometown: Salt Lake City, UT Last School: Brighton High School


  • Parents are McKinley and Leslie
  • Favorite tennis player is former teammate Jodi Richardson
  • Favorite sports hero is Michael Jordan

Before BYU

  • Was a state champion in tennis as a student at Brighton High 
  • High school team MVP in 1998 and 1999 
  • 1999 Brighton High School Female Athlete of the Year
  • High school team won Utah 5A State Title in 1997 and 1998
  • Also a four-time letterwinner in basketball
  • MVP of her basketball team in 1997 and 1998
  • All-state basketball player



Year Singles Doubles
1999-2000 8-5 10-6
2000-2001 22-12 27-6
2001-2002 15-15 15-15
2003-2004 2-2 4-1
Career 47-34 56-28

1999-2000 | Freshman Year

  • Went 8-5 in singles at the number five and number six spots
  • Teamed with Kim Kelly, Eline Chiew and Tara Ferguson to compile a 10-6 doubles record, playing at the number one, two and three spots

2000-2001 | Sophomore Year

  • Named to the all-conference team in singles
  • Compiled a 22-12 record in singles playing mostly at the three and four spots
  • Teamed with Lindsay Ferrell to go 26-6 in doubles

2001-2002 | Junior Year

  • Was named to the all-conference team for the second consecutive year
  • Reached the finals of the BYU Invitational but was defeated by teammate Lindsay Ferrell
  • Ended the season with an even 15-15 singles record playing mostly at the three spot
  • Also posted an identical 15-15 record in doubles teaming up with six other teammates throughout the season

2002-2003 | Medical Redshirt Year

  • Shoulder injury