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
Iowa posts season best score of 196.425
The meet is set to begin at 4 p.m. (CT) inside the Sports Pavilion
The GymHawks defeated UIC today 195.125 to 193.800 in Carver-Hawkeye Arena
The University of Iowa Women's gymnastics team battles Ohio State in their pink meet.
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... Received a bid to NCAA Regionals to compete in the all-around, posting a 38.125... competed in 12 meets this season, nine of which she competed for the all-around title... tallied season best all-around score of 39.325 twice; the most recent at Big Ten Championships... score marked the individual team best for the GymHawks... holds the team best on floor and beam, scoring 9.925 (at Big Ten Championships 3/22) and 9.875 (against UIC 2/23).
High School... Placed seventh on beam at the 2013 Junior Olympic National Championships... finished third in the all-around and second on beam at the 2013 Region 8 Championships... earned second place on beam at the 2012 Junior Olympic National Invitational Tournament... three-time Region 8 Championship qualifier... placed second on beam at the 2011 North Carolina State Championships.
Personal... trained at International Sports Center...born 10/14/1995...parents are Edward and Julie Metcalf, one sister (Sarah) and seven brothers (Matt, Gerard, Tim, Joe, Mike, Dominic & Danny)....psychology major.
|Vault||9.825||2x, most recent at Boise State||2/28/13||Bars||9.850||vs. Ohio State||2/14/14||Beam||9.875||vs. UIC||2/23/14||Floor||9.925||at Big Ten Championships||3/22/14||All-Around||39.325||2x, most recent at Big Ten Championships||3/22/14|