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Emily DeCesare
Emily  DeCesare

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
East Greenwich, R.I.

High School:
East Greenwich Public

Height:
5-3

Event:
All-Around

Club:
New England Sports Academy


01/31/2016

Women’s Gymnastics Defeated at Illinois State

Mikailla Northern scores season-high all-around score

01/16/2016

Women’s Gymnastics Comes Up Short against Northern Illinois

Squillo and Northern take top two all-around spots

01/09/2016

Women’s Gymnastics Falls at Western Michigan in Season Opener

Nicole Szabo ties career-high on bars

01/05/2016

Women’s Gymnastics Opens Season with Road Dual at Western Michigan

Action set to begin at 4 p.m. CT Saturday

12/07/2015

UIC Gymnastics Closes out Mixed Pairs Exhibition Meet

Regular season for both squads begins on Jan. 9

09/29/2015

Emily DeCesare

Career Photo Gallery

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AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): Tied for second on beam following a career-high 9.750 performance against Western Michigan (Feb. 8)... Matched her career-high on floor (9.725) at the MIC Championships on March 21... Earned a career-high 9.425 on vault while also earning seventh on beam (9.675) and tying for fourth on floor with a 9.675 against Southeast Missouri (March 15)... Scored a 9.625 on floor against Eastern Michigan (Feb. 15)... Earned a 9.675 on floor at the Illinois versus Michigan meet (Jan 31).

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: 9.425- Southeast Missouri (March 15, 2015)
Beam: 9.750 - Western Michigan (Feb. 8, 2015)
Floor: 9.725 - Lindenwood (Jan. 26, 2014), MIC Championships (March 21, 2015)

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