U of M Women's Gymnastics


Beth Wymer, 3-time NCAA Uneven Bars Champion, 1993-1995


All-Time Coaches Records
Dual MeetsTournament Titles
Coach Year Overall Conf. Conf. Reg. NCAA
Newt Loken 1976 1-1-0 0 0 0
Anne Cornell 1977-1978 6-6-0 0 0 0
Scott Ponto 1979 20-3-0 0 0 0
Sheri Hyatt 1980-1984 53-37-1 1 0 0
Dana Kempthorn 1985-1989 42-76-0 0 0 0
Bev Plocki 1990-2014 638-216-2 243-40 19 10 0

All-Time Team Record
All MeetsTournament Finishes
Year Overall Conf. Conf. Reg. Semi NCAA
1975/76 1-1 7th 4th*
1976/77 2-3 5th 3rd*
1977/78 4-3 4th 2nd*, 8th+
1978/79 19-3 3rd 2nd*, 6th+
1979/80 11-3 4th
1980/81 6-5 3rd
1981/82 11-3 1st 10th
1982/83 9-8 3-7 5th
1993/84 14-7-1 6-6-1 4th
1984/85 15-16 8-11 4th
1985/86 5-15 1-8 6th
1986/87 12-10 3-8 5th
1987/88 8-16 1-10 7th
1988/89 2-19 0-13 7th
1989/90 7-15 2-10 6th
1990/91 13-12 9-5 3rd
1991/92 20-3 11-0 1st 2nd
1992/93 25-3 9-1 1st 4th 5th 9th
1993/94 27-1 13-0 1st 3rd 3rd 4th
1994/95 24-2 12-0 1st 2nd 2nd 2nd (T)
1995/96 21-6 10-3 1st 2nd 3rd 6th
1996/97 20-5 9-0 1st 1st 2nd 4th
1997/98 15-6 8-2 2nd 2nd 4th 8th
1998/99 19-4 10-1 1st 1st 2nd 2nd
1999/00 22-5 9-0 1st 1st 3rd 6th
2000/01 15-7 9-0 1st 1st 2nd 3rd
2001/02 25-3 11-0 1st 2nd 4th 7th
2002/03 17-6 9-1 1st 1st 3rd 5th
2003/04 14-6 8-1 1st 2nd 5th 8th
2004/05 22-2 13-0 1st 1st 2nd 5th
2005/06 15-5-1 7-3 4th 1st 6th 7th
2006/07 17-5-1 8-2 1st 2nd 6th 11th (T)
2007/08 24-1 9-0 1st 2nd 5th 8th (T)
2008/09 19-5 10-0 1st 3rd  
2009/10 19-3 10-1 1st 2nd 4th  
2010/11 26-11 10-1 1st 1st2nd 6th
2011/12 16-10 8-5 4th 3rd  
2012/13 23-2 12-2 2nd 1st 4th  
2013/14 28-2 14-2 1st 1st 5th  
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NOTES
* = State AIAW championship meet
+ = Midwest AIAW championship meet
In 1993 the NCAA Championships introduced a Preliminary or Semi-Final competition with two sessions of six teams each. The top three teams in each session advanced to the "Super-Six" or final competition. In the NCAA column, places 7-12 are based on rankings in the Semi-Final sessions.
NCAA National Event Champions

Year AthleteEventScore
1993Beth WymerUneven bars10.000
1994Beth WymerUneven bars9.950
1995Beth WymerUneven bars9.950
2001Elise RayAll Around39.525 (tie)
2002Elise RayBalance Beam9.925
2004Elise RayUneven Bars9.975
2011Kylie BottermanAll-Around 39.525
2013Joanna SampsonFloor Exercise9.9375

First Team NCAA All-Americans
YearAthleteEvent(s)
1992 Beth Wymer All-Around, Uneven Bars
1993 Beth Wymer All-Around, Uneven Bars
1994 Beth Wymer Uneven Bars, Balance Beam
1995 Heather Kabnick Vault
Wendy Marshall All-Around, Balance Beam, Vault
Beth Wymer Uneven Bars
1996 Wendy Marshall All-Around, Balance Beam, Floor Exercise
Nikki Peters Vault
1997 Sarah Cain All-Around, Uneven Bars
Nikki Peters Uneven Bars, Vault
Beth Amelkovich Balance Beam
Kathy Burke Balance Beam
Andrea McDonald Balance Beam
Heather Kabnick Floor Exercise
1998 Sarah Cain Floor Exercise
Heather Kabnick All-Around, Floor Exercise, Vault
Nikki Peters Uneven Bars
1999 Sarah Cain Uneven Bars
Bridget Knaeble Floor Exercise
Nikki Peters Floor Exercise, Uneven Bars
Karina Senior Balance Beam
2000 Sarah Cain All-Around, Floor Exercise, Uneven Bars, Vault
Janessa Greico Vault
Christine Michaud Vault
Shannon McKenzie Balance Beam
2001 Janessa Greico Vault
Elise Ray All-Around, Balance Beam, Uneven Bars 
Floor Exercise
Karina Senior Vault
2002 Elise Ray All-Around, Balance Beam, Uneven Bars, Vault
Callie Ryals Balance Beam, Floor Exercise, All-Aaround
Janessa Grieco Floor Exercise
2003 Becca Clauson Balance Beam
Callie Ryals Floor Exercise, All-Around
Jenny Deily All-Around
2004 Elise Ray Uneven Bars, All-Around, Balance Beam
Lindsey Bruck Balance Beam
2005 Elise Ray Uneven Bars,  Balance Beam
Jenny Deily Vault
Lauren Mirkovich Uneven bars
Katie Lieberman Vault
2006 Tatjana Thuener-Rego Balance Beam
Lauren Mirkovich Uneven bars
2007 Katie Lieberman Floor Exercise
2008 Kylee Botterman Uneven Bars
Becky Bernard Uneven Bars
2009 Kylee Botterman Floor Exercise
2010 Natalie Belstein Floor Exercise
  Kylee Botterman Vault
  Kelsey Knutson Balance Beam
  Britnee Martinez Vault
2011 Kylee Botterman Floor Exercise, Balance Beam
  Trish Wilson Uneven Pars
  Britnee Martinez Uneven Bars
  Katie Zurales Vault
2013 Joann Sampson All-Around, Floor Exercise, Vault
  Katie Zurales All-Around, Balance Beam
2014 Joann Sampson All-Around, Uneven Bars,Floor Exercise
2014 Sachi Sugiyami Vault
2014 Nicole Artz All-Around

Second Team NCAA All-Americans
YearAthleteEvent(s)
1993Kelly CarforaVault
Wendy MarshallVault
Tina MirandaUneven Bars
Dianna RanelliFloor Exercise
Beth WymerBalance Beam
1994Wendy MarshallVault
Beth WymerVault, All-Around
1995Heather KabnickFloor Exercise, All-Around
Andrea McDonaldUneven Bars
Beth WymerVault, Balance Beam, All-Around
1996Beth AmelkovichBalance Beam
Wendy MarshallVault
Lisa SimesVault, All-Around
1997Beth AmelkovichAll-Around
Sarah CainFloor Exercises
1998Sarah CainAll-Around
Heather KabnickUneven Bars
Bridget KnaebleUneven Bars
Lisa SimesFloor Exercise, All-Around
1999Sarah CainFloor Exercise, All Around
Shannon MacKenzieBalance Beam
2000Bridget KnaebleUneven Bars
Sarah Elizabeth LangfordVault
Kate NellamsUneven Bars
Karina SeniorFloor Exercise
2001Bridget KnaebleAll-Around
2002Callie RyalsUneven Bars
2003Jenny DeileyVault, Balance Beam, Floor Exercise
Chelsea KrollFloor Exercise
Lauren MirkovichUneven bars
Callie RyalsVault
2004Jenny DeileyVault
2005Lindsey BruckUneven Bars
Jenny DeileyAll-Around, Uneven Bars
Elise RayAll-Around
2006Jenney DeileyVault, Uneven Bars
Katie LiebermanVault
Carol MacNamaraFloor Exercise
Tatjana Thuener-Rego Floor Exercise
Becky Bernard Uneven Bars
2007 Nellie Ripley Vault
Becky Bernard Uneven Bars
2008 Kylee Botterman Vault
2010 Kylee Botterman All-Around
  Sarah Curtis All-Around
  Jordan Sexton Balance Beam
2011 Natalie Bielstein Floor Exercise
  Sarah Curtis All-Around, Uneven Bars
2012 Katie Zurales All-Around, Vault
2013 Britanny Martinez Uneven Bars
Katie Zurales All-Around, Balance Beam
2014 Nicole Artz Floor Exercise, Uneven Bars
Shelby Gies Uneven Bars

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