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Thursday, 18 November 2010 10:59

NLI: Arizona State Signs Three

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ASU has signed three athletes to NLIs, according to a school release.  Brianna Gades, Natelle Gentile and Natasha Sundby will join the program for 2011-2012.  The commits of Sundby and Gentile were covered in prior news items. 

Gades is a L10 who trains near ASU at the Phoenix Gymnastics Academy.  She placed 14th AA and 2nd on BB at the 2010 L10 Nationals.  In 2009, she placed 6th AA and tied for 2nd on BB. 

Link:  ASU Release and Gades on UB

Thursday, 18 November 2010 08:09

2012-13 Eubank to Missouri

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Miranda Eubank, L10 from Champion Gymnastics in Kentucky, has verbally committed to Missouri.  In 2010, she won the Meet Me in St. Louis meet and placed 1st on vault.  She ended her season at regionals with an 18th AA finish.  In 2009, she finished 5th AA at Eastern Nationals.

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Thursday, 18 November 2010 04:42

NLI: EMU signs three

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As expected, EMU signed Allie Lekson, Jamie Radermacher and Anna Willette for the 2011-12 season.

EMU Announcement

Thursday, 18 November 2010 04:34

2011-12 Forcucci to Temple

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Alexandra Focucci, L10 at International Gymnastics in North Carolina, signed a Letter of Intent with Temple.  Forcucci turned in four top five finishes at her meets last season, including a win (1st UB/FX) at the New Year's Invite.  She finished out the season at regionals, placing 18th AA.

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Wednesday, 17 November 2010 16:33

Avery Resigns as Men's Head Coach at Ohio State

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Long-time Head Coach Miles Avery has resigned at Ohio State, effective immediately.  Assistants Doug Stibel and Blaine Wilson will serve as interim head coaches for the remainder of the season.    In addition to leading Ohio State for 13 years, and serving as an assistant between 1989 to 1997, he was the assistant coach to the US Men's Olympic Team in 96, 00, 04, and 08. 

Link:  Ohio State Release

Wednesday, 17 November 2010 16:16

NLI: Minnesota (M) Signs Four

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Four gymnasts have signed with the Minneosota Men's program for 2011-2012, during the early signing period.    They are:  Steve Jaciuk, Sean Bauer, Spencer Smith and Donnie Carper.

Jaciuk trains at the Swiss Turners.  He placed 3rd AA and 1st on Rings at the 2009 Region IV Regionals, Junior Men's 14-15.  He sat out his junior year with a back injury.    Link:  Recruiting Video

Bauer trains at the St. Louis Gym Centre.  He tied for 57th AA in the prelims at the 2010 JO Nationals   Link:  Recruiting Video

Smith trains at Metropolitan Gymnastics in Washington.   He placed 20th AA in the Junior Men's 16-18 division at the 2010 VISA Championships.

Carper trains at Gymnastics Village in New Hampshire.  He tied for 66th AA in the prelims at the 2010 JO Nationals.   Link:  YouTube.com Channel 

Link:  UMinn Release

Wednesday, 17 November 2010 14:43

2011-2012: Hunter to Michigan (M)

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Nick Hunter has signed with Michigan, according to a site submission.  He trains at Gymnastics World in Ohio.  He placed 14th AA in the Junior Men's 16-18 division at the 2010 VISA Championships. 

Link:  YouTube.com Channel

Wednesday, 17 November 2010 12:13

NLI: Maryland Signs Three

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Maryland has announced the signing of Liz Garcia, Stephanie Giameo and Nicole Wright for 2011-2012.  The commits for all three were covered in prior news item (with Wright reported as Heather Nicole Wright).

Link:  UMD Release

Wednesday, 17 November 2010 10:23

NLI: Illinois State Signs Two

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Illinois State has signed Riley Childress and Samantha King, according to a school release. 

Childress is a L10 who trains at Gymstars in Tennessee.  She qualified to the 2009 L10 Nationals in the Junior D division, after a 7th place finish at Regionals.  Link:  YouTube.com Channel

King is a L10 who trains at the Michigan Academy of Gymnastics.    She last qualified to the L10 Nationals in 2007 and 2008, but has dealt with foot and elbow injuries the last two years. 

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Wednesday, 17 November 2010 10:13

NLI: Kentucky Inks Three

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Kentucky has announced the signing of three athletes to NLIs:  Alexis Gross, Kenzie Hedges, and Jessica Staples.  The commits of all three were covered in prior news items. Use the site search function to learn more about each athlete. 

Link:  UK Release

Wednesday, 17 November 2010 09:52

NLI: Bowling Green Signs Four

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BGSU has announced the signing of Jamilah Ali, Chelsea Anderson, Amanda Lievendag and Gina Locigno.

Link:  Official Announcement

Wednesday, 17 November 2010 00:07

NLI: Stanford (M) Signs Two

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Stanford (M) has announced the inking of two recruits to NLIs for 2011-2012, Brian Knott and Alex Strait. 

Knott trains at NYC's Chelsea Piers club. He placed 20th AA at the 2010 JO Nationals.

Strait trains at Champions in Texas.  He finished 9th AA, 4th HB and 4th(t) FX at the 2010 VISA Championships, Junior Men 16-18 division.

Link:  Stanford Release and YouTube Channel for Strait

Tuesday, 16 November 2010 20:53

NLI: Michigan State Signs Two

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As expected, Alina Cartwright and Ashley Stevenson have signed with Michigan State.  Use the site search function to read more about them. 

Link:  MSU Release

Tuesday, 16 November 2010 16:10

2012-13 Woodford to NCSU

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Michaela Woodford, L10 at Sun Country Gymnastics in Gainesville FL, has committed to North Carolina State University for the 2012-13 season. In 2010, she placed 1st on Beam and 1st Place in All-Around
at the Tampa Bay Turners Invitational. She also placed 1st on Beam and 2nd All-Around at the Level 10 Florida State meet; and was a 2010 Regional Qualifier.

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Tuesday, 16 November 2010 11:47

NLI: Missouri Welcomes Three

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Missouri will welcome three athletes for 2011-2012, according to a school release.  As previously reported, Colleen Mulcahy and Rachel Updike signed with the Tigers.  In addition, Laura Kappler will walk-on.  Kappler trains as a L10 at Revolution Gymnastics.  She was 3rd AA, 3rd on BB and 5th on VT at the 2009 Level 9 Eastern Nationals.   

Link:  Mizzou Release and Kappler YouTube.com Channel

Tuesday, 16 November 2010 08:16

2012-2013: Costa to WVU

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Gina Costa, a L10 at Airborne (Santa Clara, CA) has committed to West Virginia, according to a site submission.  In 2010, she placed 4th on UB and tied for 17th AA at the Region I L10 Regionals.  In 2009, she tied for 29th AA and 8th on UB at the L10 Nationals. 

Link:  YouTube.com Channel

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