Kelsie Brooks, a L10 from the Gymnastics Academy of Atlanta, has reportedly signed with EMU. In 2013, she won the bars and tied for 7th AA at the JO NIT meet, after placing 12th AA at Regionals. She also placed 18th AA at Regionals in 2012.
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Christina Berg, L10 at Legacy Elite in Illinois, has committed to Auburn. In her four years at L10, she has made one trip to the NIT and three trips to JOs. This past season she placed 5th AA at her state meet (2nd Bars), 7th AA (3rd Bars) at regionals and qualified to JOs.
Taylor Le Moal from World Class Gymnastics in Virginia has committed to Rutgers. Taylor competed as a L9/L10 last season. She won her L9 state meet (1st AA; 1st BB/FX), finished 6th AA at regionals and 12th AA at Eastern Championships.
Ashlyn Kirby, L10 at Shooting Star Gymnastics in N.C., has committed to LSU. This past season she won the Atlanta Crown (1st AA; 1st V/UB/BB/FX), the Excalibur Cup (1st AA; 1st FX) and the Charleston Cup (1st AA; 1st V/UB). She finished 2nd AA at her state meet and 14th AA at regionals.
Gustavus Adoplphus has announced Charles Aydt as its new head coach.
Sydney Converse, L10 at Georgia Gymnastics Academy, has committed to Iowa State. This season she won the floor and beam titles at her state meet and picked up the regional beam title. She qualified to the NIT and placed 5th AA.
Stanford announced the addition of five more athletes for their men's squad for 2013-2014. They will welcome Jordan DeClerk, Andrew McCabe, Taylor Seaton, Drew Willoughby, Cameron Backes and Andrew Misiolek.
DeClerk placed 18th AA, 4th on Rings and 6th on PB at the 2013 JO Nationals, in the Junior Elite division. He has qualified for the USA Championships. He trains at Aerial Gymnastics.
DeClerk's clubmate McCabe placed 15th AA and 9th on Rings at the 2013 JO Natonals, also earning a trip to the USA Championships.
The WOGA-trained Seaton placed 2nd on VT, 3rd on FX and 19th AA at the 2013 JO Nationals, Jr. Elite division, and will also compete at Nationals in August.
Local product Willoughby placed 2nd on PH at the 2013 JO Natonals, Jr. Elite division. His summer will also continue at Nationals.
Misiolek trains at Club Sunrise in Ohio but hails from over the border in Michigan. He placed 3rd on PH at the 2013 JO Nationals, 17 year old division.
Backes, from Inflight Gymnastics, will challenge for lineup spot on PB and R. He was 29th AA at the 2011 JO Nationals.
They signed Akash Modi last fall.
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