PSU has signed Josh Karnes of the Lakers Gymnastics Academy for 2021-2022. He originally was set to graduate in 2022, per his USA Gymnastics bio. He won JO National AA titles in 2016 (L8), 2017 (L8) and 2018 (L9).
Stanford has signed five current or former Junior National Team members including '19 jr AA champ Taylor Burkhart (5280), Nick Kuebler (Metropolitan), Ian Lasic-Ellis (Massachusetts Elite), Luke McFarland (Daggett) and Khoi Young (Sportsplex). The Cardinal have done exceptionally well in recruiting in the last several seasons. The commits of all but Kuebler were published previously.
Nebraska has signed Chris Hiser (Daggett's), Minnesota transfer Donte McKinney, Joseph Pepe (North Valley) and Travis Wong (Florida Gymnastics Training Center). Pepe's commit was covered previously.
UC Davis has announced the signing of L10 Keanna Abraham (CCGI), L10 Allie Gard (Crenshaw Athletic), L10 Emily Pires (SoCal Gymnastics), L10 Megan Ray (South Coast) and Swedish National Team member Bella Trejo (Airborne). The commits of all five were covered previously.
Bowling Green has signed L10 Lexi Bornhorn (Perfection), L10 Emily Castiglia (North Stars), L10 Kennady Kreinbrink (Gym America), L10 Baylie Lawrence (Universal) and L10 Kathryn Weilbacher (World Champions Centre). The commits of all but Castliglia were previously featured.
Sac State has signed Ruby Mach, a L10 who trains at Azarian. She competed her first year as a L10 in 2020, and passed her elite compulsory. In 2019, she splaced 4th AA in her division at the Level 9 Western Nationals, after winning Regionals with a 38.7.
Maddy Pike has announced her commitment to Ohio State. She qualified to 2019 JOs (8th v; 46th AA). In 2020 she competed to a 3rd place finish in the Midwest Showdown and a 4th place finish at the Charleston Cup.
Auburn announced the signing of '16 JO National Team member Sophia Groth (Emerge), L10 Sara Hubbard (Arizona Sunrays), World Championship Gold medalist Sunisa Lee (Midwest), and L10 Caroline Leonard (Mountain Brook). All four commits were covered previously.
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Kent State inks three for 2021-22.