Catherine Dion from the UIC women's gymnastics team doesn't lack any motivation when it comes to constant improvement. Becoming a regular in head coach Peter Jansson's All-Around lineup just one meet into the 2012-13 season, Dion topped her previous career-best score in the event eight times, en route to a berth in the NCAA Individual Championships. Dion is Friday's featured student-athlete in the "Forty Flames...
UIC senior women's gymnast Emily Lawrence was named to the Capital One Academic All-District At-Large Team, as announced by College Sports Information Directors Association (CoSIDA) officials on Friday. Lawrence graduated with her bachelor's degree in Psychology last week, completing her academic trek with a flawless 4.0 cumulative grade-point-average.
UIC gymnasts Catherine Dion and Chantel Turk placed 11th and 16th, respectively at the NCAA Regional competition in Norman, Okla., as hosted by Oklahoma.
Catherine Dion and Chantel Turk will travel to Norman, Okla., for NCAA Regional competition. Dion and Turk will compete as individuals in the all-around category on April 6 at 4:00 p.m. (CT), Oklahoma will play host to the NCAA event.
Chantel Turk has been selected as the UICFlames.com Student-Athlete of the Week for the period of March 18-24 as announced by the athletic department on Wednesday morning. Turk was also recently named the Midwest Independent Conference Gymnast of the Year as she helped guide the UIC women's gymnastics team to a league championship this past weekend.
Catherine Dion and Chantel Turk will travel to Norman, Okla., for NCAA Regional competition. Dion and Turk will compete as individuals in the all-around on April 6 at 4:00 p.m., Oklahoma will play host to the NCAA event.