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     Emily DeCesare
    Emily DeCesare

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    East Greenwich, R.I.

    High School:
    East Greenwich Public

    Height:
    5-3

    Event:
    All-Around

    Club:
    New England Sports Academy


    04/21/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Recognized for Academic Success

    Flames awarded for performance outside the gym

    02/01/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Places Third at Quad Meet

    Catherine Dion and Alexandra Vedenin finished with the best scores for the Flames

    01/26/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Captures Win Over Lindenwood

    The Flames outscored the Lions in three events

    01/11/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Comes up Short Against No. 17 Arizona

    Catherine Dion and Kimberly Randall posted the best scores for the Flames

    12/07/2013

    Men's and Women's Gymnastics Wrap Up Mixed Pairs Exhibition

    Jason Gaides and Catherine Dion led their respective squads with top scores

    DeCesare's Photo Gallery

    AS A FRESHMAN (2014): All-State and All-Conference Academic Team member ... Scholastic All-American honoree ... rotated between vault, beam and floor in nine meets ... scored 9.700 on floor in her first meet as a Flame against Arizona (Jan. 11) ... tied for second on beam (9.675) and took fifth place on floor (9.725) against Lindenwood (Jan. 26) ... produced a season-high 9.725 on beam against CMU, EMU, and Illinois State (Feb. 1)

    PREP AND PERSONAL:
    Graduated from East Greenwich Public High School (R.I.) ... at Level 10 for the 2012-13 season, finished second AA at the local meet, sixth AA at the Manhattan Classic, ninth AA and beam finalist at the Heartland Classic, seventh AA at state, 10th AA at regionals and 12th AA at the NIT National Qualifier ... during 2011-12, came in first AA at the local meet, third AA at the Boston Classic and petitioned at the regional qualifier ... for 2010-11 at Level 9, went third AA, first on vault, third on beam and third on floor at regionals and second AA, second on beam and first on floor at state ... involved in concert band and dance ... biggest athletic thrill to date is competing in the 2013 National Invitational Tournament and placing 12th ... born Oct. 29, 1994, in Warwick, R.I. ... daughter of Joseph and Catherine DeCesare ... has four siblings, Caite, Thomas, Caroline and Mara ... currently enrolled as a Kinesiology major

    CAREER BESTS

    Vault: 9.275 - Penn State, SEMO, Cornell (Jan. 18, 2014)
    Beam: 9.725 - Central Michigan, Eastern Michigan, Illinois State (Feb. 1, 2014)
    Floor: 9.725 - Lindenwood (Jan. 26, 2014)