Three Aggies earn all-conference honors for performances.
Amanda Watamaniuk and Amelia Montoya will culminate four-year run in Cedar City Saturday.
Aggies notch several season-bests on Senior Night.
Aggies conclude regular season with conference meet.
Aggies will celebrate Senior Night prior to Friday's competition.
Utah State Gymnastics vs. Boise State
Utah State Gymnastics vs. BYU
Utah State Gymnastics vs. Air Force
Utah State Gymnastics vs. Southern Utah & Hamline
Utah State Gymnastics vs. BYU
2013 (SENIOR) -- Had a consisten showing on bars and floor for the Aggies... Scored a season-high of a 9.750 on bars against BYU (T-7th)... Notched a 9.750 on bars at the WAC Championships (T-21st)... Earned a 9.725 (10th) on floor against Boise State.
2012 (JUNIOR) -- Opened the season with first all-around performances since her freshman season... Finished fifth at the Utah dual-meet with a 38.000 from a 9.475 (T-9th) on vault, 9.700 (10th) on bars, 9.100 (12th) on beam and 9.725 (6th) on floor... Finished just shy of career-high with a 38.300 in the all-around at the Texas Woman's quad-meet with a 9.750 (8th) on vault, 9.800 (5th) on bars, 9.025 (19th) on beam and a 9.725 (T-13th) on floor... Had her last all-around meet against Southern Utah and Boise State, notching a 37.800, which included a career-high 9.800 (4th) on vault... Matched that high the next week against Arizona State (T-3rd) along with a 9.775 (T-3rd) on bars and a 9.100 (11th) on floor... Set a new career-high on bars with a 9.875 (T-1st) against San Jose State... Notched a 9.775 on bars (T-4th) and a career-best 9.825 (3rd) on floor against Sacramento State... Earned a 9.800 (T-2nd) on bars and a 9.575 (16th) on floor at the BYU tri-meet, followed by a 9.775 (7th) on bars, 9.175 (10th) on beam and 9.750 (8th) on floor at Boise State... Had high finishes at Southern Utah with a 9.750 (T-3rd) on bars and 9.800 (T-2nd) on floor... Was back on vault for the Arizona quad-meet with a 9.425 (22nd) along with a 9.825 (T-5th) on bars and a 9.775 (T-10th) on floor... Finished the year at the WAC Championships, notching an 8.300 (30th) on vault, 9.725 (20th) on bars and a 9.800 (T-16th) on floor.
2011 (SOPHOMORE) -- Did not compete in the Southern Utah dual... Tied a then career-high with a 9.725 on floor (T-3rd) in the Arizona/BYU tri-meet... At the San Jose State tri-meet with Wisconsin-Eau Claire, logged a 9.725 on floor (9th), while also posting 9.325 on vault (12th) and 9.050 on bars (12th)... At the BYU quad meet with Southern Utah and Iowa State, scored 9.625 and placed 20th on both bars and floor... Posted an 8.950 on floor (12th) at the Southern Utah dual, as well as an 8.950 in a bars exhibition performance... Recorded a 9.075 on floor (12th) and an 8.975 on bars (12th) at the Sacramento State dual... Did not compete in home duals vs. Boise State and Utah, as well as the road dual at Boise State due to injury... Returned to action with a bang, logging a then career-high 9.750 on floor (T-4th) in the Cal State Fullerton dual... Scored a 9.625 on floor (17th) at the Southern Utah tri-meet with Iowa... Registered a 9.600 on floor (T-26th) at the WAC Championships.
2010 (FRESHMAN) -- Was USU's top all-arounder at the Central Michigan dual in collegiate debut with a 37.925 (4th), logging a 9.575 on vault (7th), a 9.500 on bars (9th), a 9.450 on beam (4th) and a 9.400 on floor (8th)... Competed in three events at the New Hampshire Invite as a precaution for a possible injury, posting a 9.725 on floor (T-8th), a 9.550 on vault (14th) and a 9.100 on beam (20th)... For the second time in three meets, was USU's top all-arounder at the Southern Utah dual, logging career-highs in three events plus all-around score with a 38.600, good for second, as well as top marks of 9.650 on beam (T-4th), 9.675 on bars (7th) and 9.600 on vault (9th), in addition to a 9.675 on floor (7th)... In home meet against Boise State, finished third in the all-around (38.050), posting a 9.600 on vault (7th), 9.525 on bars (7th), 9.300 on the beam (9th) and 9.625 on floor (5th)... Missed five meets with an injury... Returned to limited action in the San Jose State dual, competing on floor only, posting a 9.600 (10th)... Placed 11th on the floor (9.500) in the home meet against Sacramento State... Logged a 9.625 on floor (25th) at the WAC Championships.
CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL -- Competed for South Coast Gymnastics Club... Coached by former Chinese Olympians Xiaoping Li and Jia Wen... Qualified for nationals in 2005... Placed 20th in the all-around at the 2009 Level 10 Senior B Regional meet with a 35.300... Also placed11th on beam (9.100), tied for 15th on bars (8.825), tied for 19th on vault (8.975) and placed 23rd on floor (8.400)... At the Southern California State Championships, placed ninth in the all-around for Level 10 Senior B with a 35.275, and was third on floor with a 9.400.
PERSONAL -- A journalism major... Daughter of Angel, L.A. County Assistant Fire Chief and Laura Montoya... Has two younger sisters... Enjoys going to the beach and camping.
Vault - 9.800
Bars - 9.875
Beam - 9.750
Floor - 9.825
All-Around - 38.600
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