Four Minnesota women's gymnasts received NACGC/W Academic Awards Tuesday
No. 14 Minnesota faces its first ranked opponent of the season
Minnesota will start its regular season at the Sports Pavilion against Air Force and Lindenwood
2015 • Sophomore Season: Competed in one meet this season at Maryland scoring a 9.675 on vault (1/15).
High School/Club: 2013 graduate of Colorado Academy in Denver, Colo. • three-year Level 10 gymnast who trained at Colorado Gymnastics Institute with current gopher gymnasts Lindsay Mable and Rachel Rowland • was a two-time Junior Olympics National Invitational Tournament qualifier, taking third on floor in 2012 • placed second on beam and third in the all-around at the 2012 Alamo Classic • won the vault title and finished second in the all-around at the 2013 St. Louis Classic • was the 2013 Level 10 Colorado State vault champion while finishing as the runner-up on both beam and in the all-around.
Personal: Member of the Academic Honor Roll every trimester • Spanish Honor Society member • daughter of Lauren and Brett Abernathy • has one older brother, Connor • majoring in physiology with a minor in Spanish.