Aggie junior joins Ruelas (2001), Chan (2005), Van Dyke (2010) and Judal (2014) atop school beam list
Alaska Anchorage visits for rare Friday-Sunday duals
UC Davis has won six of the eight total Specialist awards in 2016
Aggies posted season highs on beam, floor, total score in Sunday's home dual
Aggies' team total ranks ninth all-time
2003: USAG CHAMPION on floor exercise for second straight year... Posted regional-qualifying score (RQS) of 9.853 on floor, 4th in USAG division... Was only Aggie to hit 9.900 barrier, which she did three times: vs. UC Berkeley, at MPSF meet and in USAG event championships... Narrowly missed All-MPSF honors, finishing 7th... One of two Aggies (along with Michelle Naito) to qualify for NCAA West Regional... Scored 9.275, suffering her first-ever fall... Had team's highest score in seven meets and tied for high score (with Flora Bare) in two others... Injury sidelined her from floor for four straight meets from 2/15 to 3/7... Also emerged as one of team's most consistent vaulters, averaging 9.584 in 11 appearances... Scored best vault mark of 9.775 at Air Force's Rocky Mountain Invitational.
2002: USAG CHAMPION on floor exercise... Scored 9.925, 9.900 and 9.900 in the USAG team prelims, team final and event final, respectively... MPSF CO-CHAMPION on floor, posting a 9.900 to grab four-way share of inaugural event title... Scored 9.900 or better five times, 9.800-plus in 13 of 15 meets... Won or tied for 1st on floor in 10 meets... Also scored season-high 9.650s on vault at MPSFs and USAG team prelims... Was No. 1 floor performer in USAG final rankings with RQS of 9.875... Also boasted highest overall average of 9.844 (excludes nationals).
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Graduated from Nevada Union HS in 2001, where she was valedictorian and a lifetime California Scholarship Federation member... Most recently competed for Rising Starz Gymnastics... State qualifier for eight years... Regional qualifier in 1997 and 1999.
PERSONAL: Born in Grass Valley, Calif.... Psychology major... Daughter of Jerry Chan & Lisa Moon... Both parents are optometrists, a career she hopes to pursue... Jerry earned his undergrad degree from UC Davis in 1971... Younger sister of former Aggie gymnast Allison Chan, whom she lists as her sports hero... Her nicknames are numerous: "T", "Tiffy", "Tig" and "Spiff".
Aggies honored among NACGC/W Academic Awards
Lavallee awarded five-year contract extension
Five Aggies invited to
NCAA Career in Sports Forum