Thursday, 12 November 2009 04:33

2010-2011: Straub to Rutgers

Alyssa Straub signed with Rutgers yesterday, according to the Allentown Morning Call.  The Parkette L10 was the L10 National Champion on VT in the Senior B division this past season.  She also finished 16th AA.  As a Jr. D in 2008, she placed 14th(t) AA and 8th(t) on VT.

Link:  Newspaper

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Thursday, 12 November 2009 00:30

2010-2011: Kennedy to Sign with UC Davis

According to the The Record newspaper, Madeline Kennedy will sign with UC Davis.  The Byers-trained Level 10 finished 12th AA at the 2009 Region I L10 Regionals, Sr. A.  As a L9 in 2008, she finished 7th AA and 6th(t) on VT at the Level 9 Western Nationals.

Link:  Video on

Thursday, 12 November 2009 00:19

Men's: Bronzino to Iowa

Angelo Bronzino will sign with Iowa, according to the Daily Herald newspaper.  He trains at Bartlett and was 68th AA at the 2009 Junior Olympic Nationals.

Link:  Article


Wednesday, 11 November 2009 15:24

Penn Names Wright as Assistant

Penn has named former UGA star Corrinne Wright as an assistant at Penn.  She has been in athletic administration for ten years, as well as a club coach.

Link:  Penn Release

Wednesday, 11 November 2009 14:54

2010-2011: Petersen to Alaska

Emily Petersen, a L10 at DeVeau's, has accepted an offer from Alaska, according to her club's website.  Peterson placed 8th AA at the 2009 Region V L10 Regionals, where she was also the champion on the BB.

Link: Club

Wednesday, 11 November 2009 14:45

Auburn Signs Pair

Auburn has announced the signing of Abbey Habicht and Sasha Tsikhanovich.  The commits of both were covered in prior news items.

Link:  AU Release

Wednesday, 11 November 2009 13:13

WMU Signs Three

Western Michigan has announced the signing of Christine Bailye, Lauren Bledsoe and Kelsey Turnquist.  The commits of Bailye and Turnquist were covered in prior news items.

Bledsoe is a L10 who trains at the Olympia Gymnastics Academy in Michigan.  At the 2009 L10 Nationals, she placed 39th AA in the Sr. B division in her first year as a L10.  She also finished 3rd AA at the 2008 Level 9 Eastern Nationals.

Link:  WMU Release

Link:  Bledsoe Channel

Dick and Lynda Filbert have announced their retirement from Towson, effective at the end of this season.  Dick Filbert has been head coach at Towson since 1983, while his wife Lynda has been an assistant for 20 years.  In 1990, the Filbert-led Towson Tigers placed 9th at the NCAA Championships, and Dick Filbert was named co-Head Coach of the Year.  He was named Towson Coach of the Year nine times and his teams have been ECAC champions 11 times.

Link:  Towson Release

Wednesday, 11 November 2009 13:04

Illinois Signs Three

As expected, Illinois announced the signing of Sarah Fiedler, Elizabeth McNabb and Amber See.

Link:  Release

Wednesday, 11 November 2009 13:01

Sooners (W) Sign Three

As expected, OU has announced the signing of Lauren Alexander, Hope Bruce, and Taylor Spears.

Link:  OU Release

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