Kendall LaPlante, a L10 from the Tampa Bay Turners has committed to Iowa for 2021-2022. At the 2019 Level 10 Junior Olympic Nationals, she tied for 3rd AA and 9th on VT and placed 5th on BB and 10th on FX. She also qualified to JO Nationals in 2017.
Irina Alexeeva, a former elite gymnast who was part of Russia's silver medalist team at last year's World Gymnastics Championships, has committed to Stanford to 2020-2021. She trains at WOGA but competed most recently for the Russian National Team, before stepping back from elite competition earlier this year.
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Kiana Lewis from World Class Gymnastics has committed to WVU. At her 2019 state meet she place 2nd AA and 1st on bars and floor. She qualified to regionals and placed 13th AA.
GB elite Lucy Stanhope has committed to Utah. She competes as a member of the England and Great Britain elite squads. She represented Great Britain at the European Championships in 2018. She missed the 2019 English and British Championships due to injury. She had initially committed to Arkansas, but that commitment was not announced here.
Scott Sherman has been promoted to Associate Head Coach at Michigan. He's been an assistant to Head Coach Bev Plocki for 23 years.
Stanford's men's squad has hired Mark Freeman as an assisant. He'd been an assistant the last two seasons at Cal, his alma mater. He's a former Great Britain National Team member.
Melissa Genovese has been promoted to Asssociate Head Coach at Sacramento State. She's been an assistant since 2015 and a former standout from 2005-2008.
Natalie Briones from Carter's Gymnastics has committed to OSU. She placed 1st on vault, bars and AA at her 2019 state meet. She finished 1st on bars, beam and AA at regionals and she placed 18th AA at JOs
Mary Fredericks has been named the new Head Coach at Southern Connecticut. Last season, she was the acting Head Coach at Towson. She's also held positions at BYU and SEMO. As Mary Beth Arnold, she was a member of the US National Team, winning team Gold at the 1995 Pan Am Games and a bronze at the 1995 World Championships.