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 Sophia Hyderally

2019 (Jr.): Delivered one of top seasons in program history, earning First Team All-MPSF honors on beam and floor, qualifying for NCAA Regional Championships on beam, and breaking six school records ... became first Seawolf ever to lead conference in NQS, with 9.875 mark on balance beam tying for 44th nationally ... tied for 4th among 56 gymnasts at NCAA Corvallis Regional with a 9.9 on beam, losing on tiebreaker to advance to NCAA Championships but still setting UAA records for highest score and placement at regionals ... claimed second MPSF Championships beam title in three seasons with 9.9 – one of her team-high eight individual wins in 2019 ... earned MPSF Gymnast of the Week for efforts Jan. 25 & 27 in California ... produced five of top nine beam scores in program history with four 9.9s and 9.875 at Michigan State ... finished 6th in MPSF in floor NQS at 9.825 and set UAA record with a 9.798 average, while bars NQS of 9.745 was third-best on team ... aided UAA’s school-record 194.200 performance at MPSF Championships with career-high 9.825 on bars ... helped UAA set team program records for NQS and average on all three of her events, plus total NQS and average marks ... finalist for UAA’s Bill MacKay Athlete of the Year award ... made MPSF All-Academic Team.

2018 (So.):
Returned from injury late in season to contribute on uneven bars in final three meets ... posted consecutive career highs with 9.625 at Sacramento State and 9.75 at MPSF Championships, helping Seawolves to season-best team totals each time.

2017 (Fr.):
Posted 7th-best beam average in program history with 9.617 ... scored 9.65 or better on five of six beam routines and competed once on bars, earning 9.45 ... became first Seawolf to earn MPSF title on balance beam, tying for top honor with school-record 9.925 at league meet Mar. 18 in San Jose; became just third Seawolf and first since 2005 to earn at least 9.925 on any apparatus ... aided best two team balance beam totals in program history with effort at MPSFs and 9.825 in Mar. 5 win over Centenary.

BEFORE UAA:
Competed for Planet Gymnastics at Level 10 since 2012 … competed all-around at 2016 JO Natinonals, finishing 8th on balance beam with 9.6 … earned back-to-back all-around titles at 2016 Le Bon Temps and Planet Mardi Gras invitationals … tied for 9th in all-around at 2016 Region 8 Championships and 4th in all-around at 2016 Alabama State Championships … capping 2015 season with floor and beam titles – and runner-up in the all-around – at Alabama State Championships … was Region 8 beam champion and a JO Nationals qualifier in 2013.

PERSONAL: Born Sept. 1, 1998 … daughter of Meryl and Ty Hyderally … National Honor Society student ... founded campaign to raise money for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society ... selected to attend HOBY and Marine Corps leadership programs … international studies major.

Career Highs
Vault: N/A
Bars: 9.825 at MPSF Championships, 3/23/19
Beam: 9.925 at MPSF Championships, 3/18/17 (school record)
Floor: 9.85, twice (last: at San Jose State, 1/25/19)
All-Around: N/A
All-Around: N/A

2019 Meet-By-Meet Results
Date Meet                  Vault  Bars   Beam   Floor  AllArr
1/04 ILLINOIS STATE               9.700  9.275  9.750
1/06 ILLINOIS STATE               9.675  9.825  9.800
1/11 BROWN                        9.550  9.850  9.775
1/13 BROWN                        9.700  9.825  9.850
1/25 at San Jose State            9.475  9.675  9.850
1/27 at UC Davis                  9.675  9.900  9.800
2/09 UC DAVIS                     9.800  9.900  9.825
2/22 at Utah State                9.625  9.850  9.800
3/01 at Oregon State              9.725  9.675  9.825
3/17 at Michigan State            9.700  9.875  9.825
3/23 at MPSF Championships        9.825  9.900  9.675        
Season Averages                   9.677  9.777  9.798

2018 Meet-By-Meet Results
Date Meet                  Vault  Bars   Beam   Floor  AllArr
2/23 at Seattle Pacific           9.275
3/09 at Sacramento State          9.625
3/24 at MPSF Championships        9.750                      
Season Averages                   9.550

2017 Meet-By-Meet Results

Date Meet                  Vault  Bars   Beam   Floor  AllArr
1/20 WISCONSIN-STOUT                     9.675
1/23 WISCONSIN-STOUT                     8.875
2/03 at Sacramento State          9.450  9.650
3/03 CENTENARY                           9.750
3/05 CENTENARY                           9.825
3/18 at MPSF Championships               9.925               
Season Averages                   9.450  9.617

Height: 5'0"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Daphne, Ala.
High School: Bayside Academy
Club: Planet Gymnastics
Experience: 3 Letters
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