Bailey Abernathy
Bailey  Abernathy

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Denver, Colo.

High School:
Colorado Academy

Club:
Colorado Gymnastics Institute


03/23/2016

Gophers Earn Academic All-B1G Laurels

The Big Ten Conference has recognized 69 student-athletes from the University of Minnesota as Academic All-Big Ten honorees.

03/23/2016

Gophers Earn Academic All-B1G Laurels

The Big Ten Conference has recognized 69 student-athletes from the University of Minnesota as Academic All-Big Ten honorees.

08/19/2014

Gophers Earn NACGC/W Academic Honors

Four Minnesota women's gymnasts received NACGC/W Academic Awards Tuesday

01/13/2014

Gophers Trek West to Face No. 20 Washington

No. 14 Minnesota faces its first ranked opponent of the season

01/10/2014

Gophers Kick Off 2014 With Home Tri-Meet

Minnesota will start its regular season at the Sports Pavilion against Air Force and Lindenwood

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2016 • Junior Season
Named Academic All-Big Ten • notched a 9.800 on floor and a 9.7125 on vault at NCAA Championships (4/15) • tallied a 9.875 on vault and a 9.850 on floor at NCAA Regionals (4/2) • notched a 9.800 on vault and a 9.850 on floor at Big Ten championships (3/19) • notched a 9.800 on vault and a 9.850 on floor at Big Ten championships (3/19) • tallied a 9.900 on vault at the Big Five qualifier (3/12) • finished second on vault with a 9.900 and scored a 9.850 on floor at Air Force (3/6) • notched a 9.825 on both vault and floor at Denver (3/4) • competed on vault and floor in the Best of Minnesota meet (2/27) • earned second on vault with a 9.825 and competed on floor at Iowa State/Air Force (2/19) • placed second on vault with a 9.850 and tallied a 9.850 on floor at Nebraska (2/12) • placed first on floor vs. Illinois with a 9.800 (2/6) • tied for third on floor (9.775) at Ohio State (1/30) • tallied a 9.800 on vault and floor vs. Michigan State (1/23) • scored a 9.675 on vault and a 9.800 on floor vs. Maryland (1/16) • notched a 9.800 on vault vs. Iowa State (1/9).

2015 • Sophomore Season
Competed in one meet during the season at Maryland scoring a 9.675 on vault (1/15).

2014 • Freshman Season
Did not compete during the 2014 season.

High School/Club
2013 graduate of Colorado Academy • honors student • member of the Spanish Honor Society • 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
Daughter of Brett and Lauren Abernathy • has one older brother (Connor) • majoring in physiology with a minor in Spanish.

Bailey Abernathy's Season Highs (As of 4/19/16)
Event Vault Bars Beam Floor All Around
2016 9.900* --- --- 9.875* ---
2015 9.675 --- --- --- ---

MORE HEADLINES

Abernathy Recaps Study Abroad Experience

7/25/2016

Gophers gymnast Bailey Abernathy spent her May term studying abroad in Spain.

Six Gophers Earn Academic Recognition

7/21/2016

Six Gophers named Scholastic All-Americans by the National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches.

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7/20/2016

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