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     Gabrielle May
    Gabrielle May

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

    High School:
    Jeanne-Sauve

    Height:
    5-2

    Event:
    All-Around

    Club Team/Club Coach:
    Panthers


    06/09/2014

    Top Flames Moment: Dion Named NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year

    Dion became fourth gymnast in UIC history to be named Regional Gymnast of the Year

    06/09/2014

    Top Flames Moment: Dion Named NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year

    Dion became fourth gymnast in UIC history to be named Regional Gymnast of the Year

    06/06/2014

    UIC Athletics 2013-14 Recap: Awards & Accomplishments

    71 UIC student-athletes were named to All-League Teams

    05/12/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Holds Banquet to Celebrate 2014 Season

    May and Dion named most valuable gymnasts at end-of-season banquet

    04/21/2014

    Women's Gymnastics Recognized for Academic Success

    Flames awarded for performance outside the gym

    May's Photo Gallery

    AS A JUNIOR (2014): co-UIC Female Student-Athlete of the Year ... All-State and All-Conference Academic Team member ... Scholastic All-American honoree ... competed in every meet during the season, mostly as an all-arounder ... tallied personal bests on vault (9.800), bars (9.900), beam (9.775), floor (9.825) and in the all-around (39.075) ... placed in the top three 13 times ... finished in a tie for third on bars with 9.750 in UIC's first meet against No. 17 Arizona (Jan. 11) ... tied for fourth on vault with 9.700 and first on floor with a career-high 9.825 against Lindenwood (Jan. 26) ... at the Illinois Classic (Feb. 21), scored a career-best 9.800 on vault ... set a trio of personal-high scores on bars with 9.900 for second, on beam with 9.775 and in the all-around with 39.075 against Illinois State (March 15) ... produced scores above 9.700 on all events at the MIC Championships (March 22) ... competed in the NCAA Regionals as an individual all-arounder and scored a 37.700 ... team co-captain

    AS A SOPHOMORE (2013):
    Averaged a 9.775 on bars and 37.900 all-around against Penn State (Jan. 12) ... collected a 9.625 on vault and beam and a 9.750 on bars at Washington (Jan. 18) ... averaged a 9.650 on vault, 9.750 on floor, and a 38.125 all-around against Illinois State (Jan. 27) ... led the Flames with a 9.800 on bars and scored a 38.575 in the all-around in the State of Illinois v. State of Michigan meet (Feb. 2) ... scored a 9.750 on vault and floor, led UIC with a 9.800 on bars and scored a 38.150 overall at Iowa (Feb. 8) ... scored a 9.700 on vault, 9.800 on bars, 9.650 on floor and 38.350 all-around against Denver (Feb. 16) ... scored 9.800 on vault and a 38.800 in the all-around at Texas Women's (Feb. 24) ... scored a 9.775 on bars at Illinois (March 10) ... collected a 9.800 on vault, a 9.825 on bars and a 9.775 on floor at MIC Championship (March 23) ... named to the first team all-MIC team and the MIC Conference Scholastic Team (March 23) ... consistently hit 91 percent of her routines on vault, bars and floor ... named a UIC Female Student-Athlete of the Year

    PREP AND PERSONAL:
    Graduated at Jeanne-Sauve (Manitoba, Canada) ... assisted the Panthers to the World Cup in Glasgow, Scotland and Stuttgart, Germany ... high performance gymnast 2007-2011 ... 5th place at Canadian National Championships in the high performance category in 2009 ... won three gold medals and a silver medal at Western Canadian Championships ... earned the Principal' s Choice Award (GPA of 4.0) all four years of high school ... biggest athletic thrill to date is winning two bronze medals as a member of Team Canada at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India ... born December 29, 1993, in Winnipeg, Canada ... daughter of Adrian and Lisa May ... has one sister, Genevieve ... currently enrolled as a English major

    CAREER BESTS
    Vault:
    9.800 - MIC Championship (March 23, 2013) & ISU, No. 14 Illinois, NIU (Feb. 21, 2014)
    Uneven Bars: 9.900 - Illinois State (March 15, 2014)
    Beam: 9.775 - Illinois State (March 15, 2014)
    Floor: 9.825 - Lindenwood (Jan. 26, 2014)
    All-Around: 39.075 - Illinois State (March 15, 2014)