MICHIGAN WOMEN'S GYMNASTICS 2004-2005
New recruits for 2005: Lieberman, Bourdon and Kippley
Sun., Dec. 12 Maize and Blue Intrasquad
Ann Arbor 2:00 p.m.
Fri., Jan. 7 Nebraska Ann Arbor 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Jan. 15 Ohio State Columbus, Ohio TBA
Fri., Jan. 21 Penn State Ann Arbor 7:30 p.m.
Fri., Jan. 28 Utah Salt Lake City, Utah 7:00 p.m.
Fri., Feb. 4 UCLA Ann Arbor 7:30 p.m.
Sun., Feb. 6 Michigan Classic Kalamazoo, Mich. TBA
Sat., Feb. 12 New Hampshire Durham, N.H. TBA
Fri., Feb. 18 West Virginia Ann Arbor 7:30 p.m.
Fri., Mar. 4 Iowa Ann Arbor 7:30 p.m.
Sat., Mar. 12 Georgia Athens, Ga. TBA
Sat., Mar. 19 Michigan State East Lansing, Mich. TBA
Sat., Mar. 26 Big Ten Championships Iowa City, Iowa 6:00 p.m.
Sat., Apr. 9 NCAA Regional Championships-??? 6:00 p.m.
Apr. 21-23 NCAA Championships Auburn, Ala. TBA
(with redshirt, she could also compete for 2004-05)
(NCAA Champ in Uneven Bars in 2004, All-Around in 2002 and Beam
(2nd team All-American in Bars)
(All-American in Beam)
(All-American in All-Around)
Season Preview: Hopefully, Coach
Plocki's Wolverines will return to the Super 6 in 2005, and
be in the hunt for a national title with UCLA,
and others like Iowa
State from the Big
State and Washington
in the PAC-10;
LSU and Auburn
in the SEC, Iowa,
State and Penn
State in the Big
Michigan and Kent
State in the MAC
and independents like Denver
(coached by former Wolverine assistant, Melissa Kutcher).
The Northeast Regional will be held
Hampshire on April 9, 2005.
Here is the history
of the Wolverine program, NCAA
champs and their coaches!
They hold most of their meets at Cliff
Keen arena or Crisler
arena, and practice at the Shepherd
Center. If you'd like to find out the current NCAA
rankings, go to http://www.wcgis.com/
and Big Ten
info is at http://www.bigten.org/gym/gym/index.cfm
(average scores from all meets
Ray (9.87 in 2002 and 9.837 in 2003), Jenny
Deiley (9.83 in 2003 and 9.879 in 2004), Becca
Clauson (9.84 in 2003), Chelsea
Kroll (9.81 in 2003), Carol
McNamara (9.817 in 2004), Lindsey
Bruck , Christine
Mantilia (9.742 in 2004) and Clare
Ray is a returning
All-American on Vault! Team average in 2003 was 49.09! We were
consistent in this event, but not outstanding; there is definitely
room for improvement.
Returning 2004 NCAA Champ Elise
Ray (9.87 in 2002 and 9.896 in 2004), Jennifer
Deiley (9.85 in 2003 and 9.77 in 2004), Lauren
Mirkovich (9.74 in 2003 and 9.727 in 2004), Christine
Mantilia (9.633 in 2002), Chelsea
Kroll (9.44 in 2003 and 9.734 in 2004), Lindsey
Bruck and Kara
Ray was All-American
on the Bars in 2001 and NCAA Champ in 2004! Mirkovich
made 2nd team All-American in 2003. Team average in 2003 was 48.81!
This was our weak event in 2003 (must improve)!
BALANCE BEAM: Elise
Ray (9.85 in 2002 and 9.855 in 2004), Jennifer
Deiley (9.80 in 2003), , Becca
Clauson (9.73 in 2003 and 9.819 in 2004), Chelsea
Kroll (9.69 in 2003 and 9.721 in 2004), Lindsey
Bruck (9.823) and Kara
Rosella (9.68 in 2003).
Ray was NCAA Champ
on Beam in 2001, Clauson
was an All-American in 2002 and Bruck in 2004! Team average in
2003 was 49.06!
FLOOR EXERCISE: Elise
Ray (9.87 in 2002 and 9.885 in 2004), Jennifer
Deiley (9.86 in 2003), Becca
Clauson (9.82 in 2003 and 9.819 in 2004), Chelsea
Kroll (9.76 in 2003), Lauren
Mirkovich (9.71 in 2003), Linsdey
Bruck (9.863), Carol
McNamara (9.819 in 2004) and Christine
Mantilia (9.80 in 2004).
Team average in 2003 was 49.30!
Ray (39.438 career is highest in Michigan history), Jennifer
Deiley (39.34 in 2003), Chelsea
Kroll (38.81 in 2003), Lindsey
Elise Ray had the
highest average all-around scores in the NCAA for 2001 and NCAA
Champ in 2002; Deiley
is returning All-American in 2002! Team average was 196.25 in
2003 with 16 competitions!
Banquet and Awards Summary