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Chantel Turk
Chantel Turk

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Hazelcrest, Ill.

High School:
Homewood Flossmoor

Event:
All-Around

Club:
Gym Kinetics


01/10/2014

Women's Gymnastics Hosts No. 17 Arizona in Season Opener

The Flames take on the Wildcats at 5 p.m. CT Saturday

05/17/2013

UIC Student-Athletes Go Through Commencement Services

50 student-athletes receive bachelor's degree in spring, summer sessions

05/01/2013

Academic Achievement Celebrated at 2013 `Night of Champions'

Team of the Year, Student-Athletes of the Year named

04/06/2013

Dion And Turk Conclude Regional Competition

Dion placed 11th and Turk 16th in the all-around.

04/05/2013

Dion And Turk Set For NCAA Regionals Saturday

The duo will compete in the all-around competition in Norman, Okla.

AS A JUNIOR (2012): Competed in 14 meets in vault, bars, and floor ... scored a 9.775 on vault, 9.275 on bars, and 9.850 on floor v. Kentucky (Jan. 28) ... scored season high 9.875 on vault, 9.800 on bars, and career high 9.875 on floor against Seattle Pacific (Feb. 11) ... scored a 9.725 on vault, a career high of 9.825 on bars, and 9.775 in the State of Illinois Classic (March 17) ... scored a 9.675 on vault, a 9.700 on bars, and a 9.775 on floor in the NCAA Champaign Regional (April 7) ... scored a 9.750 or higher on vault 11 times, on bars nine times, and on floor 10 times ... scored a 9.750 or higher on vault 11 times, on bars nine times, and on floor 10 times ... was named MIC Specialist of the Week on January 25 ... she was named to First team All-MIC on March 24th ... she was also named Most Valuable Gymnast.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2011): Competed in all 13 meets ... claimed the vault title with a 9.900 against Bowling Green (Jan. 9) ... scored a 9.900 on a near-perfect floor routine at Northern Illinois (Mar. 6) ... finished as the runner-up at Denver (March 13) with a 38.900 in the all-around ... placed third on the vault at the Illinois Classic on Mar. 20 (9.850) ... established a 9.850 on vault, a 9.725 on bars, a 9.600 on beam, a 9.800 on floor and a 38.975 in all-around against Arkansas (Feb. 27) ... on floor she went four weeks in a row of 9.8 or better with her high for the year being 9.875 as well ... on bars she finished with seven routines at 9.725 and her high score being a 9.825 ... was awarded Gymnast of the Week honors in the conference during the year ... made All-State and All-Conference Academic Teams achieving a 3.25 or higher GPA for the fall ... Most Important Gymnast Award for consistent overall improvement.

AS A FRESHMAN (2010): Competed all-around in eights meets this year with a high score of 38.9 and high scores of 9.725 on bars and 9.65 on beam ... established a 9.800 on vault, a 9.725 on bars, a 9.550 on beam, a 9.825 on floor and a 38.900 in all-around at Denver (March 13), which was her all-around season high ... she tallied her season high on vault - 9.900 against Bowling Green (Feb. 6) ... competed on vault with a 9.775 at the NCAA Regionals where she placed 16th ... Most Improved Gymnast Award honoree.

PREP AND PERSONAL: Competed eight years for Gym Kinetics in Mokena, Ill., under club coaches Jim Fredrickson and Regine Finley ... led team to first place at National 2007 ... born November 22, 1990 ... daughter of Gregory and Tammy Turk ... currently enrolled as a psychology major.

Career Bests
Vault -
9.900
Uneven Bars
- 9.825
Beam - 9.600
Floor
- 9.900
All-Around
- 38.975

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