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 Kathleen Mantell

2012 (Sr.): Competed in nine of 11 meets, including four all-around performances ... led Seawolves and recorded 13th-best balance beam average in program history at 9.486 ... scored 9.6 or better on final four beam routines, including consecutive career-highs of 9.775 vs. Michigan State on Mar. 11 and 9.8 at MPSF Championships on Mar. 24 ... named to All-MPSF Team on beam with 9.525 regional qualifying score ... made MPSF All-Academic Team for second straight year with 3.26 overall GPA.

2011 (Jr.): Contributed on bars and beam in every meet and missed only one appearance on floor … competed all-around in first three meets, posting season-high 37.050 at California on Jan. 30 … swung to season-high 9.6 on bars and had 9.575 on floor at Michigan State on Feb. 27 … tallied 9.525 on bars and 9.65 on floor to help UAA edge Centenary in Mar. 11 home dual … scored 9.675 on beam and 9.575 on floor against Centenary on Mar. 13 to help UAA to No. 6 team score in program history (192.250) … earned spot on MPSF All-Academic Team with 3.14 overall GPA.


2010:
Redshirted.

BEFORE UAA:
Attended Los Medanos College in Pittsburg, Calif., from 2007-09 … earned multiple state and regional titles in levels 7, 8, 9 and 10 … placed 4th on bars, 5th on beam and 6th in all-around at 2009 Level 9 regionals … earned first alternate placing for 2009 Level 10 Nationals ... competed club for Liberty Gymnastics in Concord, Calif.

PERSONAL: Born Kathleen Marie Mantell on Aug. 14, 1989 in Antioch, Calif. … daughter of Scott Mantell and Carol Olff … psychology major.

Career Highs
Vault: 9.275 at Sacramento State, 1/7/11
Bars: 9.600 at Michigan State, 2/27/11
Beam: 9.675 vs Centenary, 3/13/11
Floor: 9.650 vs Centenary, 3/11/11
All-Around: 37.050 at California, 1/30/11

2012 Meet-by-Meet Results (Sr.)
Meet              Vault  Bars   Beam   Floor  All-Arnd
1/20 at Maryland         8.950  8.875     
1/22 at Towson           9.500  9.300     
2/04 at Denver           9.400  9.450  9.150   
2/12 AIR FORCE           9.200  9.400  9.500   
3/02 at UC Davis  9.525  9.375  9.475  9.450  37.825 
3/04 at Sac State 9.475  8.350  9.700  9.575  37.100 
3/09 MICHIGAN ST  9.350  9.575  9.600  9.550  38.075 
3/11 MICHIGAN ST         9.650  9.775  9.625   
3/24 at MPSFs     9.350  9.125  9.800  9.350  37.625 
Season Averages   9.425  9.236  9.486  9.457  37.656

2011 Meet-by-Meet Results (Jr.)
Meet         Vault  Bars   Beam   Floor  All-Arnd

1/07 @Sac St 9.275  8.900  8.900  9.300  36.375
1/09 @UCD    9.075  9.225  9.000  9.250  36.550
1/30 @Cal    9.225  9.125  9.300  9.400  37.050
2/12 @UNH           9.375  9.575           
2/24 @CMU           9.300  9.575  9.400       
2/27 @MSU           9.600  9.300  9.575       
3/11 CENT           9.525  9.250  9.650       
3/13 CENT           9.325  9.675  9.575       
3/19 @MPSFs         9.450  9.500  9.050       
Season Avgs  9.192  9.314  9.342  9.400  36.658

Height: 5'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Antioch, Calif.
High School: Deer Valley HS
Club: Liberty Gymnastics
Experience: 2 Letters
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