John Lavallee and Carolyn Kampf complete Aggie sweep with top coaching honors
2013: NCAA CORVALLIS REGIONAL QUALIFIER for a second time in her career, and first as an all-arounder... ALL-MPSF on vault (9.825), beam (9.725), floor (9.765) and all-around (38.835)... Note: all-conference awards are based on RQS heading into MPSF meet... Placed 2nd at MPSF Championships in all-around at 39.025, just behind teammate Katie Yamamura's 39.050... Became just the second Aggie (after Yamamura) to score multiple 39s in a career, doing so in each of the final three meets: 39.050 at San Jose State, 39.000 in home triangular with Sac State and Air Force, then 39.025 at conference... MPSF Gymnast of the Week for 2/5 following 9.850 on vault and 38.850 in all-around in home dual with Seattle Pacific... Tied career high of 9.850 on vault four times, including MPSF meet... Also scored 9.825 in season opener at SJSU and 9.800 on three other occasions... Hit season-best 9.750 on bars in home finale with Sac/AFA after going 9.725 in meets at Washington and San Jose... Had team's season-high 9.850 on beam, set at UCLA with Sac State and Washington... Scored 9.700 or better on beam 10 times... Made collegiate floor (and thus, all-around) debut with 9.700 in NorCal Quad... Posted 9.750 or higher seven times, including 9.825 in Sac/AFA home finale and 9.800s at Sacramento State and MPSF Championships.
2012: ALL-MPSF on vault (9.750) and beam (9.660)... Competed in those two events in 11 of 12 meets despite recovering from offseason shoulder surgery... Twice scored 9.850 on vault, moving her into T6th in school's all-time scores list (T5th among career highs)... Both occasions were in road meets: at Cal and Sac State... Notched career-high 9.850 in back-to-back meets to finish season, the latter of which finished T2nd at MPSF Championships... Also finished as conference runner-up (behind Katie Yamamura) on vault... Earned one of team's four Outstanding Contributions awards for second straight year.
2011: ALL-MPSF on vault, posting conference's highest RQS (9.780)... NCAA Regional qualifier, tying for 17th on vault at 9.750... Scored season-best 9.800 three times: at Cal State Fullerton, at Seattle Pacific and at Sacramento State... Also scored 9.775 three times, including runner-up finish at MPSF Championships... Appeared in beam lineup nine times, scoring season-high 9.775 at Fullerton... Competed on bars in five meets, including 9.800 in home dual with California... Enjoyed strong three-event performance at Oregon State's Salbasgeon Suites Invitational, scoring 9.775 on vault, 9.575 on bars, 9.750 on beam... Team Outstanding Contribution award-winner.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Graduated from Alameda HS in 2010... Member of Pacific West Gymnastics (Union City, Calif.)... Qualified for 2009 Junior Olympics national meet in her first year at Level 10... Won Level 9 Region I titles on bars (9.425), beam (9.700), floor (9.425) and all-around (37.925) the previous spring.
PERSONAL: Born in Richmond, Va.... Majoring in exercise biology... Parents are Chris Shumaker and Kim Ahern... One of five siblings, along with Cory (25), Troy (20), Collin (13) and Cameron (8)... Fan of the Boston Red Sox (note: Coach Lavallee is a Yankee fan).