GymHawks receives invitation as a fourth seed
GymHawks tallied their highest championship score since 2004 in the competition
Michigan hosts the championships on March 21 in Ann Arbor, Michigan
Honor marks the 1st conference accolade for Iowa since Feb. 11, 2013
Iowa posts season best score of 196.425
Fans were given their first look at the 2015 University of Iowa women's gymnastics squad on Saturday at the annual Black and Gold Intrasquad held in the UI Field House. The Hawkeyes were divided into two teams and showcased their routines to a large and energetic crowd.
The GymHawks defeated UIC today 195.125 to 193.800 in Carver-Hawkeye Arena
The GymHawks battle Nebraska in Carver-Hawkeye Arena
Iowa at No. 6 Georgia Stegeman Coliseum Athens, Ga. Jan. 20, 2014 Photos by Jack Lewis
2014... Academic All-Big Ten honoree... competed in all 12 meets this season... received a bid to NCAA Regionals... competed as an all-around competitor, posting a 39.075 overall, falling just short of qualifying for the NCAA Championships... named to the 2014 Big Ten Gymnasts to Watch List in December... season bests for the year were 39.125 in the all-around (Jan. 31 at Illinois), 9.825 on vault (Feb. 7 at Michigan State), 9.825 on bars (Feb. 23 against UIC), 9.800 on floor (Feb. 28 at Boise State), and 9.825 on beam (Jan. 31 at Illinois).
2013... Was only GymHawk to compete in the all-around at all 12 meets... named Big Ten Freshman of the Week (2/8/13) after posting a career-high 39.050 for the all-around title against Michigan State and Illinois-Chicago... earned a career-best 9.825 on vault against Ohio State... scored 9.700 or better on bars 11-of-12 times, posting a career-high 9.825 at Southern Utah... marked a career-best 9.750 twice on beam against Michigan State/Illinois-Chicago and at Southern Utah... earned a career-high 9.800 on floor five times... competed in the lead-off position on bars, beam and floor.
High school... 2012 Junior Olympic National qualifier, placing 16th on vault... placed fourth all-around and third on vault at the 2012 Region 8 Championships... finished second all-around at the Florida State Championship in 2012 and fourth all-around in 2011... competed for Gymnastics Plus under coaches Steve and Sue Arkell.
Personal... Born on 6/1/94... parents are Rhett and Wendy Glover... has one brother, Rhett... integrated physiology major.
|Vault||9.825||2x, most recent at Michigan State||2/7/14||Bars||9.825||2x, most recent vs. UIC||2/23/14||Beam||9.825||at Illinois||1/31/14||Floor||9.800||8x, most recent at Boise State||2/28/14||All-Around||39.125||at Illinois||1/31/14|