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     Citlali Cuevas
    Citlali Cuevas

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Morton Grove, Ill.

    High School:
    Niles North

    Height:
    5-2

    Event:
    All-Around

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


    04/15/2014

    Night of Champions Banquet Honors Student-Athletes

    Women's Tennis wins Academic Team of the Year for the seventh time in 12 years

    03/09/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Falls to Western Michigan

    Dion and Randall lead Flames against Broncos; May records career-high all-around

    03/01/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Defeats Ball State

    Flames record best beam score of season

    02/23/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Comes up Short at Iowa

    Dion takes top scores and finishes for the Flames in all events

    02/14/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Picks up Win over Texas Woman's

    Vedenin, Dion and Mitchell finish with team-best scores

    AS A SOPHOMORE (2012-13): 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)

    PREP AND PERSONAL: 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.

    CAREER BESTS
    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)