Brittany Lamas

Brittany Lamas

Senior Writer

Brittany Lamas is a sophomore journalism major. Originally from Pasadena, Texas, she really enjoys a good nap. When she's awake, she likes to hang out with her "bros" or go to the beach with her boyfriend, PJ. This is her second semester working for Longhorn Life.

Brittany also has a pomeranian named Shadow. She hopes to have a career in the sports industry after college. "ESPN would make my life!"

Follow Brittany on Twitter @brittany_lamas

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