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     Citlali Cuevas
    Citlali Cuevas

    Class:
    Senior

    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


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    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)

    AS A SOPHOMORE (2013):
    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)