Members of the UIC women's gymnastics team were recognized this season for their success in the classroom with All-State, All-Conference and Scholastic All-American accolades at the Illinois Classic (Feb. 21) and the Midwest Independent Conference Championships (March 22). Five Flames were additionally honored at the UIC "Night of Champions" Academic Banquet for outstanding academics over the last three semesters.
UIC gymnast Catherine Dion has been named the NACGC/W South Central Regional Gymnast of the Year. Dion is just the fourth gymnast in program history to earn the award after Andrea Skala (2012), Jackie Jaworowicz (2005) and LaTrice Walker (1999), while no other gymnasts in the Midwest Independent Conference have ever received the accolade.
UIC gymnasts Catherine Dion and Gabrielle May concluded competition at the NCAA Fayetteville Regional on Saturday at the Barnhill Arena and placed sixth and 12th, respectively, in the all-around. Dion was named the NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year and will be an alternate for the NCAA Championships.
UIC gymnasts Catherine Dion and Gabrielle May will make their way to Fayetteville, Ark., to represent the Flames and compete at the NCAA Regional, hosted by Arkansas, on Saturday. Competition is scheduled to get underway at 4 p.m. CT at Barnhill Arena.
UIC gymnasts Catherine Dion and Gabrielle May have been selected to compete in the individual all-around competition at the Fayetteville, Ark., Regional, as announced by the NCAA on Monday. Dion will make her second-consecutive NCAA appearance as an individual competitor, while May will make her first showing when competition gets underway on Saturday, April 5, at 4 p.m. CT.
The UIC women's gymnastics team concluded competition at the MIC Championships on Saturday and came away with a fourth-place finish after producing a final tally of 193.525 at the Redbird Arena. Senior Catherine Dion picked up two accolades after she was named MIC Senior and Gymnast of the Year.