2020 Div 1 NCAA gymnasts will NOT be granted an extra year

The NCAA Division I Council Coordination Committee voted Monday to grant spring athletes an extra year of eligibility after the coronavirus pandemic shut down spring college sports in 2020.

Winter sports (including Gymnastics) were not included in the extended eligibility …, per the NCAA. …

Sports Illustrated

 

Full Out 2 – the movie

Full Out 2 – You Got This!

Now available for rental or purchase on Vimeo

It might be available elsewhere depending on where you live.

Spencer posted a funny GIF review.

The movie includes Chelsea Werner, a gymnast and model with Down syndrome.

Can the OU women’s gymnastics team win the National Championship without their star athlete Brenna Dowell who leaves the team to try out for the Olympics?

Click PLAY or watch a trailer on Vimeo.

OU’s Allie Stern competes on the vault during a women’s gymnastics competition between the University of Oklahoma and Alabama at the Lloyd Noble Center in Norman Okla., Friday, March 15, 2019. Photo by Sarah Phipps, The Oklahoman

Utah’s message to the world

Utah was having a fantastic season — despite the loss of MyKayla Skinner to elite. I really like their safety message.

Click PLAY or watch it on Twitter.

THANKS to the NCAA MAG Seniors 2020

College Gymnastics Association put together one post recognizing Seniors barred from finishing their final season:

ODE TO THE 2020 #NCAAMGYM SENIORS

 

Amelia Hundley will volunteer coach at Florida

Attending a Florida meet this year, it was obvious Amelia is a great presence and leader on the floor.

She’s a natural for coaching.

… Coach Rowland, … excited to have her as a staff member.

“She’s going to be a fantastic force for the team and a great benefit to student athletes.”

Rowland praises Hundley’s consistency in her kind-heartedness and willingness to do anything for her teammates, and her growth in her sport, as she has taken ownership of herself and learned to value what’s in front of her. …

Amelia Hundley: Staying with Gymnastics

Kyla Ross and Maggie Nichols

Fantastic gymnasts. Two of the greatest College competitors ever.

Click PLAY or watch it on Twitter.

NCAA Council considering eligibility relief

Great news.

Athletes who lost the end of their 2020 season may be able to apply for an additional year of competition.

On the other hand … Dave points out that Gymnastics is a Winter Sport, not a Spring Sport. If approved for Spring Sports, Gymnastics may have to petition to be added. 

2020 AAI Award finalists

6 of the fantastic Seniors who won’t be allowed to compete for Championships in 2020.

Kennedi Edney
Taylor Houchin
Maddie Karr
Mollie Korth
Maggie Nichols
Kyla Ross

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