Name: Lynna Irby
Sport: Track and Field
Event(s): 4x400-meter relay mixed
Height: 5-5
DOB: 12/6/1998
Birthplace: Merrillville, Ind.
Hometown: Indianapolis, Ind.
High School: Pike High School (Indianapolis, Ind.) ‘17
College: University of Georgia, Exercise and Sport Science
Coach(es): Lance Brauman
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020), two-time Olympic medalist (1 gold, 1 bronze)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, bronze (4x400-meter mixed relay), gold (4x400-meter relay)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 Pan Am Games, gold (4x400-meter relay)
  • 2019 Pan Am Games, bronze (4x100-meter relay)
  • 2019 NCAA Division I Indoor Championships, 5th (400-meter)
  • 2018 NCAA Division I Outdoor Championships, gold (400-meter), bronze (200-meter)
  • 2018 NCAA Division I Indoor Championships, bronze (400-meter, 200-meter)
  • 2016 IAAF World Under-20 Championships, gold (4x400-meter relay, 4x100-meter mixed relay), silver (400-meter)
  • 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships, gold (4x400-meter relay), silver (400-meter)
Personal: Daughter of Billie Young, Jr. and Nakela Young...Has three siblings, Billie III, Janay and William...Two-time NCAA First Team Indoor All-American (2018, 2019)...2018 Bowerman Award semifinalist...2018 NCAA champion in the 400-meter.