Bailey Bunn of Rose's Gymnastics has committed to Kentucky. Last season she finished 1st on floor and 3rd AA at her state meet. She placed 4th AA at both her regional and JO meet.
Defending National Champion UCLA tops the Women's Preseason Coaches' Poll, as published by the Women's Collegiate Gymnastics Association (WCGA). OU is 2nd but received 25 first place votes compared to UCLA's 20. Florida is 3rd with 9 first place votes and LSU is 4th with two first place votes. Utah is 5th. #7 UGA received the final first place vote.
OU tops the Men's Preseason Coaches' Poll, as compiled by the Collegiate Gymnastics Association. They have 19 of 20 first place voles. Stanford is 2nd and Illinois is 3rd.
Moorea Linker from LaFluers Tampa has committed to OU. Last season she finished 1st on floor and 2nd AA at her state meet. She placed 1st on bars and AA at regionals. She finished 1st on floor and 9th AA at JOs.
The season is right around the corner, and with the new year, we have a new set of capsule Season Previews of the Top 25 teams, as ranked by the Coaches' Preseason Poll. In each Preview, we've summarized the team's returning routines, their missing routines, their returning starters and the rest of their roster, with a special focus on their newcomers. We'll also give a brief overview preview of their prospects and challenges.
McDonald is a long time coach who has held posts at various clubs across the country.
Families and prospective student-athletes who have a firm grip on NCAA recruiting rules will run into fewer roadblocks while navigating the college quest. The NCAA manual is a comprehensive resource, and sometimes difficult to comprehend and navigate. Let’s take a “cliff notes” approach to the NCAA Dead Period.
Sarah Moravansky committed to WMU this past spring. The 2020 grad trains at Frederick. At the 2018 Region VII L10 Regionals, she placed 13th AA and tied for 3rd on UB. She also qualified to Regionals in 2017, tying for 3rd on VT.
Samantha Forman from Elite Gymnastics Academy has committed to Kentucky. In 2018 she competed at Level 9, winning her state meet (1st AA, v/bb/fx) and regional meet (1st AA. ub/bb/fx).
Lauren Rutherford has committed to NCSU. Competing for Roswell Gymnastics, she placed 2nd AA at her 2018 state meet and 7th AA at regionals. She finished 24th AA at JOs.