Four seniors honored
MSU hosts quad-meet on Saturday
MSU fell to Iowa at the 'Tumbles and Takedowns' meet
Paired with the MSU wrestling team, Tumbles and Takedowns is at 7 p.m. at Jenison Field House
Nicola Deans, Katie Richter and Holly Ryan have been named NACGC/W Scholastic All-Americans
Michigan State opened the 2016 gymnastics season at the University of Arizona
Michigan State Gymnastics takes on Denver in celebration of the 2014 Senior Class!
MSU Gymnastics vs. Pittsburgh - 2014 Alumni Day
MSU Gymnastics takes on Illinois in the 2014 home opener at Jenison Field House.
2017: Earned a score of 9.675 in both the beam and floor exercises against UIC (1/6)… Recorded scores of 9.750 and 9.725 in beam and floor, respectively, at then ranked no. 24 Iowa (1/13)... Scored a 9.750 on floor vs. Minnesota (1/20)... Scored a 9.650 on beam in a quad meet against Rutgers, Cornell and Ursinus (1/28).
2016: Academic All-Big Ten selection ... Received a 9.600 on beam at Arizona (1/8) ... Received an exhibition score on floor of 9.800 against Iowa (1/15) ... Placed fifth overall on beam (9.775) at Minnesota (1/23) ... Shared the floor title with teammate Elena Lagoski (9.850) against Rutgers, Towson and Pittsburgh with a season-high score, her first-ever collegiate event win (1/30) ... Notched a 9.775 on floor against Penn State (2/6) ... Earned a 9.725 on beam and a 9.600 on floor at Michigan (2/14) ... Matched her career-high 9.875 on beam vs. Illinois (2/19) to tie for second on the event, and earned a 9.800 on floor ... Has missed the last five Spartan competitions with injury.
2015: Named Academic All-Big Ten ... Marked a then-career-high 9.850 on beam against Minnesota (1/24) ... Competed on vault for the first time during her Spartan career and set a 9.600 benchmark at Rutgers (1/31) ... Set a career-high 9.875 on floor at Illinois (2/20) ... Set career-highs on vault (9.625) and beam (9.875) at Towson (2/27).
2014: Competed on the balance beam in every regular meet during season...Finished second on beam against Iowa, setting a career-high score of 9.800 (Feb. 7)... Earned a season-best score of 9.675 on floor against Penn State (Jan. 25).
Prior to Michigan State:Four-time team captain at Traverse City Central High School...Coached by Beckey Burden-Cuddleback at Walters Edge Gymnastics ... Three-time Level 10 State Qualifier in 2009 and 2011 ... Level 10 Regional Qualifier in 2009 and 2011 ... 2011 vault and beam regional champion ... Placed second in the all-around in the 2011 regionals ... Placed second in the floor event at Eastern Nationals where team also placed first ... Named Level 9 national qualifier in 2010.
Personal: Born Jan. 25, 1995 to Dennis and Dayna Ryan ... Recognized as a member of the National Honor Society ... Named to academic honor roll for a GPA higher than 3.5 ... Plans to major in journalism.