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Friday, 13 November 2009 03:17

San Jose State Signs Two

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San Jose State has announced the signing of Cassandra Harrison and Allie Myers, according to a school release.  Harrison's commit was covered in a prior news item.

Myers is a L10 at Desert Lights.  At the 2009 Region I L10 Regionals, she placed 13th AA in the Senior A division.

Link:  Release

Friday, 13 November 2009 03:08

Frey Signs with Minnesota (M)

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Matt Frey has signed with Minnesota, according to the Bradenton Herald.  Frey, who trains at South Florida, placed 40th AA at the 2008 Junior Olympic Nationals.

Link:  Newspaper

Link:  YouTube.com Channel

Friday, 13 November 2009 03:00

Florida Signs Six, Two to Start in January

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Florida has signed six athletes, with two ready to compete during the 2010 season.  Mackenzie Caquatto, Kytra Hunter and Alaina Johnson are three senior international elites who will start in 2010-2011.  They will be joined by local L10 Brittney Noble.  Their commits were covered in prior news items.  In addition, Liz Green and Marissa King will start in January, bolstering the Gator squad for this season.  Green's commit was covered previously, and there was some uncertainty which athletes were going to join for the 2010 season.

King is an elite gymnast on the British National team.   A 2008 Olympian, she was the 2009 British National champion on VT.  She was also 3rd AA, UB and FX at the same competition.  She also competed at the 2007 and 2009 World Championships.

Link:  UF Release

Link:  YouTube.com Search on Marissa King

Thursday, 12 November 2009 13:32

2011-2012 Kolbas to Arkansas

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Samantha (Sammy) Kolbas has reportedly commited to Arkansas for the 2012 season.  Kolbas, Arena Gymnastics in Illinois, finished 11th AA (1st UB, 9th BB) in the Jr. D session of '09 JOs

 

Thursday, 12 November 2009 13:19

2010-2011: Key Signs with Alaska

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Morgan Key, a L10 at Texas East, is heading to Alaska.  At the 2009 Region III L10 Regionals, she finished 10th AA and 2nd(t) on FX in the Senior C division.

In the same article, clubmate Alana Johnson signed her NLI and confirmed an intent to start next season.

Link:  Article, including signing ceremony video

Link:  YouTube.com

Thursday, 12 November 2009 13:14

2010-2011: Brady Signs with SEMO

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Erin Brady, a L10 at Oshkosh, has signed with Southeast Missouri State, according to the Northwestern newspaper.  At the 2009 L10 Nationals, she placed 20th AA and 9th(t) on VT.  In 2008, as a Junior D, she tied for 25th AA and placed 9th on FX.

Link:  Newspaper

Thursday, 12 November 2009 13:12

Minnesota Sign Two

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Minnesota has announced the signing of Dusti Russell and Kayla Slechta, as expected.  You can use the search function to read more about them on this site.
Thursday, 12 November 2009 13:08

Missouri Confirms Four Signees

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As expected, Missouri has signed Cathyrn Aliceacosta, Taylor Medrea, Brittani Price and Katelyn Trevino.  All four signees were featured in prior news items.

Link:  Missouri Release

Thursday, 12 November 2009 12:49

Iowa State Signs Six

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Iowa State has six athletes to letters of intent, including two we have not yet featured. The six are:  Henrietta Green, Milan Ivory, Hailey Johnson, Megan McDonald, Camille Santerre-Gervais and Michelle Shealy.

Johnson is a L10 from the Charter Oak Gliders who finished 28th AA at the 2009 L10 Nationals in the Senior B division.  In 2008, she tied for 8th AA and 4th on BB in the Junior D division at L10 Nationals.

Santerre-Gervais is a Canadian who competed last season at the National Open level for Gymnix.  At the 2009 Canadian Championships, she placed 3rd AA, 1st on BB, and 4th(t) on UB in the National Open division.  In 2008, she was the National AA Champion at the National Open, 16+ level.  She also captured the UB title and placed 3rd on BB.

Link:  ISU Release

Thursday, 12 November 2009 05:03

2010-2011: Alberhasky Signs with Iowa (M)

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Lance Alberhasky has signed with Iowa, according to the Press-Citizen newspaper.  He trains at the Iowa Gym Nest.  At the 2009 Junior Olympic Nationals, he finished 44th in the AA preliminaries.

Link:  Article

Thursday, 12 November 2009 04:53

2010-2011: Seaman Signs with ASU

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Samantha Seaman has signed with ASU, according to the News-Leader.  The L10 trains at Missouri Valley.  She qualified for L10 Nationals in 2009 but did not compete after placing 4th AA, 2nd on VT and 5th on FX at the Region IV Regionals, Sr. C.   She also tied for 34th AA at the 2007 L10 Nationals.

Link:  Article

Thursday, 12 November 2009 04:40

2010-2011: Senters Signs with Stanford (M)

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Parkette Sean Senters has signed with Stanford, according to the Allentown Morning Call.  In 2009, he finished 10th AA at the Junior Olympic Nationals.   In 2008, he was 10th AA in the junior 14-15 divison of the VISA Championships, placing 1st on FX and 3rd(t) on HB.

Link:  Newspaper

Thursday, 12 November 2009 04:32

2011-2012 Persinger to UGA

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International Elite Sarah Persinger has reportedly committed to Georgia for the 2012 season.  Persinger, from Southeast Gymnastics in N. Carolina, recently finished 17th at the 2009 Covergirl Classic.

Web page:  http://www.chalkbowl.com/persinger/index.htm

Thursday, 12 November 2009 04:33

2010-2011: Straub to Rutgers

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Alyssa Straub signed with Rutgers yesterday, according to the Allentown Morning Call.  The Parkette L10 was the L10 National Champion on VT in the Senior B division this past season.  She also finished 16th AA.  As a Jr. D in 2008, she placed 14th(t) AA and 8th(t) on VT.

Link:  Newspaper

Link: YouTube. Com Videos

Thursday, 12 November 2009 00:30

2010-2011: Kennedy to Sign with UC Davis

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According to the The Record newspaper, Madeline Kennedy will sign with UC Davis.  The Byers-trained Level 10 finished 12th AA at the 2009 Region I L10 Regionals, Sr. A.  As a L9 in 2008, she finished 7th AA and 6th(t) on VT at the Level 9 Western Nationals.

Link:  Video on Gymnastike.org

Thursday, 12 November 2009 00:19

Men's: Bronzino to Iowa

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Angelo Bronzino will sign with Iowa, according to the Daily Herald newspaper.  He trains at Bartlett and was 68th AA at the 2009 Junior Olympic Nationals.

Link:  Article

Video:  Gymastike.org

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