Monday, 10 September 2012 21:27

Remembering Mari-Rae Sopper: 9/11

It's been eleven years since the tragic events of September 11th, 2001.   Today we honor the heroes of September 11th, 2001, including those who lost their lives. One of those people, Mari-Rae Sopper, closely touched the collegiate gymnastics community. As you may know, Mari-Rae Sopper was Head Coach of the University of California, Santa Barbara's women's gymnastics team. She was also a former standout collegiate gymnast and team captain for Iowa State. Many of you knew her in the capacity of coach, teammate, competitor, colleague and friend.

Published in General News
Saturday, 10 September 2011 00:56

Ten Years Later, 9/11: Remembering Mari-Rae Sopper

It's been ten years since the tragic events of September 11th, 2001.   Today we honor the heroes of September 11th, 2001, including those who lost their lives. One of those people, Mari-Rae Sopper, closely touched the collegiate gymnastics community. As you may know, Mari-Rae Sopper was Head Coach of the University of California, Santa Barbara's women's gymnastics team. She was also a former standout collegiate gymnast and team captain for Iowa State. Many of you knew her in the capacity of coach, teammate, competitor, colleague and friend.

Published in General News
Friday, 12 November 2010 08:28

NLI: Iowa State Signs Brown

Iowa State has signed Caitlin Brown, as expected.  The L10 from TAGS South tied for 13th AA at the 2010 L10 Nationals.

Link:  Iowa State Release

Published in Recruiting
Thursday, 28 October 2010 12:12

2011-2012: Brown to Iowa State

Caitlin Brown has committed to Iowa State for 2011-2012, according to her club.  Brown is a L10 who trains at TAGS South in Minnesota.  At the 2010 L10 Nationals, she placed 5th on BB and tied for 13th AA at the L10 Nationals.  She was also 40th AA in 2009.

Link:  Videos at Gymnastike.org -- FX and UB and VT

Published in General News