Junior finishes ninth at NCAAs in all-around
The Flames compete Friday at 6 p.m. (CT) and Saturday at 5 p.m.
The Flames head into their second-to-last meet of the season Saturday
Seniors Ishida, Maxwell, Pusateri and Zerbel were honored following the win
The Flames will honor their seniors following the season's final home meet
PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated at Lakes (Ill.) ... member of Ultimare Gymnastics ... biggest athletic thrill to date is qualifying second day at the 2012 NCAA Championships on vault ... born June 10, 1993 in Lindenhurst, Ill. ... son of Russel and Jeanne Valin ... has one brother, Brian ... currently enrolled as a finance major.