Panthers Begin Defense of EAGL Title
Defending EAGL Champions Receive 19 Votes
Seven members of the Pitt gymnastics program earned Scholastic All-America honors for the 2016 season.
Conference Record 4,367 Student-Athletes Recognized
Panthers secure first EAGL title in program history
Pitt topped Texas Woman's University, 194.375-192.550, Saturday afternoon at the Fitzgerald Field House.
Pitt took on EMU, Maryland and Towson in its season opener at the Fitzgerald Field House on January 10, 2016.
PITTSBURGH, PA- The Pitt Gymnastics team took on the Ohio State Buckeyes in their first meet of the season at The Fitzgerald Field House on Friday, January 9, 2015. (www.B2PhotoLLC.com)
Tied for sixth on beam at the NCAA Regional Meet...All-EAGL First Team on beam and floor...All-EAGL Second Team on bars...First EAGL All-Tournament Team on beam and all-around...All-EAGL Scholastic Team...Scored a first place finish and a career high score on beam (9.950) at the EAGL Championships...Finished seventh with a career high all-around score (38.925) at the EAGL Championships...Finished second all-around (38.625) on all-around against Kentucky and Ball State...Placed third on bars (9.875) against Kentucky and Ball State Scored a 9.850 on bars (tied for second), beam (tied for first) and floor (second) to take first place all-around (39.225) against North Carolina...Also set new career high scores on vault (9.675) and bars (9.850)...Placed first on beam and floor with a 9.900 for both events against UNC, WVU and Temple...Tied for first place against Penn State with a score of 9.850 on beam and took second on floor with a 9.850. Also scored a 9.750 on bars...Tied with fellow Panther Taylor Lanman with a 9.875 for third on floor against Michigan State. Also placed third on beam with a 9.800...Set three personal bests against NC State with a 9.825 to place third on bars, a 9.925 to place first on floor, and a 37.750 to place third in all-around. Also took third on beam with a 9.750...Placed second on the beam (9.850) and fourth in floor exercise (9.750) against Kent State...Tied for first place on floor with a 9.800, placed fourth on bars with a 9.800, recorded a 9.250 on vault and a 9.200 on beam at New Hampshire...Placed fourth with an all around score of 38.275...Had a successful performance at a multi-team meet at George Washington where she scored a 9.750 on bars(seventh). Tied for fifth on floor after recording a 9.800 and 9.450 (19th) on beam...Placed first overall on beam with a score of 9.825, placed second on floor with a 9.825 and recorded a 9.600 on bars against Ohio State.
AS A SOPHOMORE (2013-14)
First Team All-EAGL on floor and beam...2nd Team All-Tournament on floor...2013-14 ACC Academic Honor Roll recipient...Earned first team All-EAGL Tournament team honors on the floor and beam... Finishing 10th overall (9.850) on the floor at the EAGL Championship...Also earned a score of 9.700 on the beam at the EAGL Championship...Captured three individual titles in beam and six in the floor...Tied a career-high beam score of 9.900 against NC State to capture an individual title...Had a season best score of 9.925 in a meet against Kent State and Centenary College to win her fifth floor title of the year...Named EAGL Specialist of the Week Feb. 25... Selected to the EAGL All-Academic Team.
AS A FRESHMAN (2012-13)
Participated in three events at the NCAA Regionals...achieved a 9.775 score on the floor, 9.700 on the beam and 9.650 on the bars...named to the All-EAGL first team for the floor exercise...won four event titles throughout the season including the floor (9.90) and all-around (38.775) titles on 1/11 against West Virginia, and the floor titles at Chicago Style (9.875) and vs. North Carolina (9.950)...the all-around title against West Virginia was her first collegiate meet and she defeated 2012 EAGL all-around champ Hope Sloanhoffer...member of the EAGL All-Academic team.
Was a five-year level 10 who trained at Oakland Gymnastics in Commerce Township, Mich., under Ruth Miller and Mel Foster...attended Lakeland High School...floor champion at the 2012 Region 5 Level 10 Regionals...first on beam and third on floor at the 2012 Michigan Level 10 state meet...earned the Michigan State floor title in 2011 and finished second on the beam and third in the all-around...claimed NIT floor championship in 2011...in 2009, was named as a JO National Team member, placing third in the all-around and winning the floor title...the year prior, Offutt finished second in the all-around and fourth on vault, beam and floor...
Daughter of Jacqueline and Mike Offutt...has two older siblings: Brittany and Ryan...was named "Student of the Month" at Lakeland High in 2010 and is actively involved with various volunteer activities in her community...political science major.
CAREER HIGH SCORES
Vault - 9.675
Uneven Bars - 9.850
Balance Beam - 9.950
Floor Exercise - 9.950
All-Around - 39.225
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