Michigan State Gymnastics Welcomes Dani Fanning
Nov. 30, 2005
"We're thrilled with the addition of Dani," head coach Kathie Klages said. "She is a great talent, who will be able to come in and compete for us right away."
Fanning competed at the club level for the Arizona Sunrays, where she was coached by former Spartan gymnast Dan Witenstein. A two-time level 10 regional qualifier, Fanning placed fourth on Beam and fifth on Floor at the 2004 regional championships. In 2005 she repeated her fifth-place performance on the Floor Exercise and added a fifth-place finish on Beam.
In 2002, Fanning captured the level 9 Balance Beam regional championship and was a Western champion on Floor.
She is the daughter of Ace and Debbie Fanning and has one brother, A.J., and four sisters Kristin, Stevie, Stacy and Jenna. Kristin competed as a collegiate gymnast at
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