Student-athlete Q&A: Lexi Gibbs

Staff Writer
Gonzales Weekly Citizen
Dutchtown’s Lexi Gibbs signed to play soccer at LSU.

Age: 17

Position: Forward on girls soccer team

Team: Dutchtown High School

My favorites

Pro athlete: Abby Wambach and Chris Paul

Pro team: New Orleans Saints and Philadelphia Eagles

Class: English

Movie: Love and Basketball; Remember the Titans

TV show: Keeping Up With the Kardashians

Song: “This Christmas” by Chris Brown; but there are so many others

Actor: Vince Vaughn and Sarah Jessica Parker

What is one of your more memorable moments as an athlete?

Signing Day with LSU of course! And also, waking up on the last day of Regional Camp to find my name on the final 2010 Region III?Player Pool list...that feeling was incredible.

What college or professional athlete inspires you?

Abby Wambach because I admire her playing style and how strong she is on the field and how much of a desire she as to play the game.

What are your plans after graduating from high school?

To attend LSU and play soccer while majoring in Broadcast Journalism. I?would love to be on ESPN?one day.

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