Flames take on first Big Ten opponent of the season
AS A SOPHOMORE (2015): Named to the MIC All-Conference Second-Team on both bars and beam... Earned a career-high 9.825 on bars and beam to tie for fourth on both events at the MIC Championships (March 21)... Tied for fourth on bars with a 9.775 against Southeast Missouri (March 15)... Tied for sixth on bars with a 9.775 and tied for third on beam with a 9.750 as UIC's top beam finisher against Michigan State (Feb. 22)... Placed fourth with a 9.750 as UIC's top bars finisher against Eastern Michigan (Feb. 15) while also tying for seventh on beam with a 9.675... Earned a 9.700 on both bars and beam against Lindenwood, Illinois State and Eastern Michigan (Feb. 28)... Scored a 9.725 on bars at the Illinois versus Michigan Meet (Jan. 31).... Earned a 9.675 on bars against Northern Illinois (Jan. 9).
AS A FRESHMAN (2014): All-State Academic Team member ... sat out the season as a medical redshirt, preserving four years of eligibility
PREP AND PERSONAL: Graduated as an Ontario Scholar from Holy Trinity Catholic ... was the 2012 Canadian Championships-National Open Bars Champion as a member of Gemini Gymnastics ... placed fourth in the all-around and second on bars at the 2012 Ontario Provincial Championships-National Open ... a member of the Canadian Junior National team ... named the 2010 Canadian High Performance Athlete of the Year ... a 2010 Pacific Rim National team member ... came in first in the all-around and on bars and second on beam and floor at the 2010 Wild Rose International ... finished second in the all-around, first on bars, fourth on beam and fifth on floor at the 2010 L'International Gymnix Youth Cup ... at the 2010 Nadia Comaneci International Invitational, placed first in the all-around, first on bars and third on floor ... took first in the all-around, first on bars, second on beam and second on floor at 2009 Elite Canada ... at the 2009 Canadian Championships, finished fourth in the all-around, first on beam and second on floor ... born Sept. 2, 1995, in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada ... daughter of Darren and Darlene Cholod ... her father played hockey at the University of Western Ontario and her mother competed in waterpolo at McMaster University ... has one brother, Matt ... currently enrolled as a Exercise Science/Health Promotion major.
CAREER BESTS Bars: 9.825- MIC Championships (March 21, 2015) Beam: 9.8250 MIC Championships (March 21, 2015)