Two LSU gymnastics recruits have been selected to compete in the Pan American Games for the U.S. squad.
The games will be held in Lima, Peru from July 26 to August 11, 2019.
The two recruits are Kiya Johnson and Alyona Shchennikova.
Johnson is a freshman at LSU and was named the SEC Freshman of the Year.
Shchennikova is a transfer from the University of Michigan and has competed internationally for the U.S. before.
The Pan American Games are a multi-sport event held every four years for athletes from North, South, and Central America.
LSU has a strong gymnastics program and has produced many Olympic and international competitors.