Eric Crumpecker Julie Yankus
Class: Senior Height: 5-5 Hometown: Germantown, Tenn. Club: SEGA Gymnastics
2016: Competed in 11 meets, the first six as an allarounder…Garnered second team All-MIC accolades on vault and floor…Named MIC Gymnast of the Week in consecutive weeks (1/12-1/19)…Accumulated 15 scores of 9.700 or higher…Collected three event titles (two all-around, one vault)…Had season-best all-around score of 38.775 at the Ozone Classic (1/16) in Knoxville, Tennessee. 2015: Named first-team All-Midwest Independent Conference in vault and second-team All-MIC on floor exercise and in the all-around … Advanced to the Norman (Okla.) NCAA Regional, where she finished ninth in the all-around with a 39.100, tying the secondbest score of her career … Voted Team MVP and Redhawks Female Athlete of the Year at the Annual Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC by SAAC) awards ... Competed in the all-around in every meet … Named MIC Gymnast of the Week (1/13) for the first week of the season after winning the all-around with a 38.925 vs. Illinois State (1/11) … Recorded career-best 39.225 in the all-around at MIC Championships (3/21) to tie for fourth place, which also tied the 10th-best all-around score in program history … Set career-high vault score of 9.900 at MIC Championships, which ranks as sixth best score in program history … Finished with 40 individual scores of 9.700 or higher … Accumulated seven first-place finishes … Set career-high in bars with a 9.775 at No. 1 Oklahoma (1/23) and at Arkansas (2/13) … Career-best 9.850 on balance beam at IllinoisChicago (3/15) Career-high 9.875 on floor exercise at the MIC Championships (3/21) … Earned a spot on the MIC Scholastic All-Conference team ... Named a Southeast Scholar-Athlete.
2017 GYMNASTICS GUIDE
2014: Named first-team All-Midwest Independent Conference ... MIC co-champion on vault with a 9.825 … Had season-best scores of 9.825 on the floor and vault … Scored the 9.825 on the floor against Michigan State (3/7) and Illinois State (3/9) … Scored 9.825 on the vault at MIC Championship (3/22) … Had a season-best 9.800 on the balance beam at MIC Championship … Scored a 9.700 or better 16 times … Claimed three event titles … Named to the MIC Scholastic All-Conference team. Club: Spent her last two club seasons as a Level 10 gymnast … Qualified for the Level 10 NIT twice, placing second in the all-around as a junior … Won a Level 10 state all-around title in her junior season … Won vault and beam at Level 9 Regionals as a sophomore … National Honor Society member who graduated with a 3.96 grade point average at Germantown (Tenn.) High School. Personal: Born July 13, 1995 … Daughter of Richard and Shelia Thomas … Sister, Lauren, plays goalkeeper for the Chattanooga soccer team ... Also has a younger brother and sister ... Majoring in Pre-Physical Therapy/Exercise Science and carries a 3.884 grade point average.