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2006 Gymnastics Roster

Savannah Evans

AA

Height
5' 2.5"
CLASS
Junior
Hometown
Destin, Fla. (U.S. Gold Gymnastics)
School

Four-time All-American

  Collegiate Bests:

Vault:

10.0*

3-12-04

Bars:

9.80

2-11-05

Beam:

9.875

3-5-05

Floor:

9.95

3-12-04/1-28-05

AA:

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*-UF record

AS A SENIOR (2007) - All-America first-team member for vault and floor exercise, advancing to NCAA Individual Event Finals after posting season-best marks of 9.90 for both events in NCAA Championships Session I team qualifying competition…shared fourth in NCAA floor final (9.90) and took sixth in vault final (9.8125)…finished UF career with three All-America honors for floor exercise - matching former Gator Elfi Schlegel (1985, 1984, 1983) for the highest number of floor exercise All-America honors in school history…shared NCAA Northeast Region floor title at 9.90 - first regional event title of collegiate career…appeared in Florida's floor exercise lineup 15 times and 13 vault lineups…turned in season-best floor mark of 9.90 eight times and a 2007 vault best of 9.90 once…scored above a 9.80 in every vault performance and a 9.825 in all but one floor performance…among the top three floor performers five times…claimed NC State dual vault title (9.85) and among top three vaulters in three other outings…member of the Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll…named team's Scholar-Athlete award winner…recipient of a Gator Achievement Award at 2007 UF Office of Student Life Senior Banquet.

AS A JUNIOR (2006) - All-America first-team member by advancing to NCAA floor exercise (10th/9.6625) final…tied for second in NCAA Championships Session II team qualifying floor competition after posting a season-best 9.90…tied for third in vault with a season-best 9.875 in the March 17 Utah dual…opened season with runner-up finish on vault (9.825) and took third on floor (9.80) versus Illinois…fourth in NCAA South Central Regional floor competition (9.825)…beam performance at Arizona was the only competitive beam routine of the season (posting a 9.75), as she stepped in for injured teammate Samantha Lutz…shared third at North Carolina State triangular on floor (9.80), marking her first performance on floor since returning to the music "Cotton Eye Joe" (also used in freshman and sophomore seasons)…used that floor music for the remainder of the season…member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll and National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches Scholastic All-America team…named team's Scholar-Athlete award winner.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2005) - Named SEC Gymnast of the Week on Feb. 1…earned the award after matching her collegiate-best floor mark of 9.95 in the Alabama dual meet to clinch the team title for Florida…also shared the UF-Alabama floor title with defending NCAA floor exercise champion Ashley Miles…part of Florida's vault lineup in every meet, using a season-best of 9.925 to take the wins at Arkansas and in March 18 triangular…made her competitive uneven bars debut versus Auburn, posting a 9.80…also won floor title versus Auburn (9.875) and in March 18 triangular (9.90)…floor runner-up at Arkansas (9.875)… second at Utah quad and third at UCLA in vault with identical marks of 9.90…sprained right ankle during NCAA Southeast Regional floor routine and could not compete vault…returned to UF lineup at the NCAA Championships, competing on vault and floor… member of the SEC Academic Honor Roll and NACGC Scholastic All-America team.

AS A FRESHMAN (2004) - Earned All-America second-team honors for the floor exercise in NCAA Championships’ team competition…tied for fifth in NCAA Session I team qualifying floor (9.90) competition…matched Florida vault record of 10.0 to share UF-UCLA event title on March 12…shares UF vault record with two-time NCAA vault champion Susan Hines…won first collegiate event title just a week prior when she hit her Yurchenko half off, front layout vault for a 9.95 on March 5…shared the UF-UCLA floor title with Erinn Dooley as each turned in collegiate and Gator-season best marks of 9.95…runner-up in the March 5 UF-Arizona floor competition with a 9.925…member of NACGC Scholastic All-America team.

PRIOR TO FLORIDA - Fourth in 2001 Region 8 Level 10 Senior A all-around competition and advanced to national championships where she finished 32nd in the all-around and fifth in vault…member of 2001 Region 8 Level 10 team…also member of 1999 Region 8 Level 10 team after taking second in Junior C all-around…tied for 14th in 2000 Region 8 Level 10 Junior C all-around…competed for U.S. Gold Gymnastics where she was coached by Kathy Dwyer and Terry Weeks.

MAJOR – Sports Management and Business Administration (two degrees)

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