Citlali Cuevas
Citlali  Cuevas


Morton Grove, Ill.

High School:
Niles North



Club Team/Club Coach:
High School Coach - Charlie Friedman and Adrian Batista


UIC Student-Athletes Go Through Commencement Services

44 student-athletes received a bachelor's degree in the spring and summer sessions


UIC Holds Second Annual "Night to Ignite"

Student-athlete awards ceremony took place Monday night at the UIC Forum


UIC Holds Second Annual 'Night to Ignite'

Student-athlete awards ceremony took place Monday night at the UIC Forum


Final Nominees Chosen for Second Annual 'Night to Ignite'

Student-athlete award ceremony to be held Monday, April 27


Women's Gymnastics Sets Season-High Team Score at MIC Championships

Flames took fifth overall

Cuevas's Photo Gallery

AS A SENIOR (2015): 2015 MIC Scholar Athlete… Competed in ten out of eleven meets… Participated in all-around competition twice, earning a 37.650 against Northern Illinois (Jan. 9) and 37.875 against Illinois State (Jan. 25). Produced a 9.650 or better on all bars appearances, including eight scores of 9.700 or above… Earned a season-high 9.775 on bars against Southeast Missouri (March 15) and again at the MIC Championships (March 21)… Tied for ninth place as UIC’s top beam finisher at the Illinois Classic (March 7), earning a 9.750… Tied for UIC’s top performer on beam against Northern Illinois (Jan. 9), scoring a 9.675… Scored a season-high 9.625 on vault against Western Michigan (Feb. 8) to place ninth… Tallied a 9.600 as an exhibitionist on floor against Eastern Michigan (Feb. 15).

AS A JUNIOR (2014):
All-State and All-Conference Academic Team member ... Scholastic All-American honoree ... competed in all but two meets during the season ... was an all-arounder in nine meets and produced a season-high 38.725 on Feb. 23 against Iowa ... also had two second-place finishes in the all-around against Texas Woman's (Feb. 14) and Ball State (March 1) ... scored a season-high 9.675 on vault against SEMO and Alaska Anchorage on Feb. 9 ... set a career best on bars with 9.800 for her top finish of the season at second on March 1 against Ball State ... finished in the top five on bars five times ... scored a season high 9.725 on beam against Boise State, BGSU, and UNC (Feb. 7) ... earned three scores of 9.725 on floor against Penn State (Jan. 18), Texas Woman's (Feb. 14) and Ball State (March 1)

Led the Flames on floor with an average score of 9.675 against Penn State (Jan. 12) ... scored a 9.675 on vault, a 9.625 on bars, and a 9.425 on floor at Washington (Jan. 18) ... averaged a 9.775 on vault and a 9.675 on bars against Illinois State (Jan. 27) ... scored a 9.750 on bars in the State of Illinois v. State of Michigan meet (Feb. 2) ... collected a 9.725 on bars and on floor at Iowa (Feb. 8) ... scored a 9.700 on vault, and career bests on bars (9.750), beam (9.650), floor (9.825) and tied her best with a 38.925 all-around against Denver (Feb. 16) ... tied personal best of 9.775 on vault at Texas Women's (Feb. 24) ... scored a 9.725 on vault, 9.700 on bars, and 9.675 on floor at Illinois (March 10) ... posted a 9.600 on vault, 9.750 on bars, 9.825 on beam, 9.575 on floor and 38.750 all-around at MIC Championship (March 23) ... named to MIC Conference Scholastic Team (March 23)

Four-time letterwinner in gymnastics at Niles North (Ill.) ... involved in the President's Award Program at UIC ... born August 3, 1993, in Birmingham, Ala. ... daughter of Jorge and Katina Cuevas ... currently enrolled as a Communicaton major


Vault: 9.775 - Illinois State (Jan. 27, 2013)
Uneven Bars: 9.800 - Ball State (March 1, 2014)
Beam: 9.825 - MIC Championship (March 23, 2013)
Floor: 9.825 - Denver (Feb. 16, 2013)
All-Around: 38.925 - Denver (Feb. 16, 2013)