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Alicia Asturias
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Alicia Asturias 1251296
Position: AA
Height: 5'7"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Granite Bay, Calif.
High School: Granite Bay
Club: Technique Gymnastics
Experience: 3 Letters

Collegiate Bests

Event Score Date
Vault 9.95 2x, last 1-17-14 vs. Utah
Uneven Bars 9.925 2-14-14 at Sacramento State, SJSU
Balance Beam 9.85 1-5-14 at NorCal Meet
Floor Exercise 9.90 3x, last 3-22-14 at Pac-12 Championships
All-Around 39.425 3-22-14 at Pac-12 Championships

Career Highlights:
  • NCAA Second Team All-American – All-Around (2014)
  • CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-America Second Team (2014)
  • CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-District First Team (2014)
  • Pac-12 Tom Hansen Medal winner (2014)
  • Pac-12 Women’s Gymnastics Scholar-Athlete of the Year (2014)
  • NACGCW Region I Gymnast of the Year (2014)
  • 3x Pac-12 All-Academic First Team (2014, 2013, 2012)
  • 2x NACGCW Scholastic All American (2013, 2012)
  • All-Pac-12 First Team – All-Around (2014)
  • All-Pac-12 Second Team – All-Around (2013)
  • Pac-12 Gymnast of the Week (1/7/14)
  • Cal Athletics Golden Bear Award (2013)
  • 2x Cal Women’s Gymnastics Gymnast of the Year (2014, 2013)
  • AAI Award Finalist


As a Senior (2014):

NCAA Second Team All-American…Selected to the CoSIDA/Capital One Academic All-America At-Large Second Team…Also was a Academic All-District First Team member…Cal’s Pac-12 Tom Hansen Medal Winner and was the Pac-12 Women’s Gymnastics Scholar-Athlete of the Year…NACGCW Region I Gymnast of the Year…Pac-12 All-Academic First Team selection…All-Pac-12 First Team member…Claimed 12 event titles with 27 top-three finishes in 2014...One of 17 finalists for the AAI Award...Team Captain…One of two Cal gymnasts to earn a berth at the NCAA Championships since 2003… Took third at the NCAA Regionals (4/5) at Minnesota with a 39.200 to punch her ticket to Nationals…Posted a career-high 39.425 in the all-around at the Pac-12 Championships...Competed in the all-around in every single meet this season...Vault (9.925) and floor (9.90) champion at Kentucky (3/7)...Vault and all-around winner at the UW and Sac State tri-meet (2/22)...Won the bars title vs. Sac State & SJSU (2/14) with a new career-high 9.925...Won bars vs. UCLA (1/31) with a career-high 9.90...Claimed the bars title at ASU (1/24)...Matched her career-high and program-record 9.95 on vault against Utah (1/17)...Uneven bars and all-around champion at the Denver meet (1/11),  also claimed third on vault and set new season-highs on vault and bars...Awarded Pac-12 Gymnast of the Week (1/7), the first Cal gymnast since 2003 to earn the honor...Claimed three event titles at the NorCal Meet (1/5) with a 9.85 on beam and floor and a 39.175 in the all-around; 9.85 on beam was a new career-high…Voted Gymnast of the Year at the team’s annual awards

As a Junior (2013):

Set new career-high marks in all four events and the all-around in 2013…Pac-12 All-Academic First Team member…NACGC Scholastic All-America selection…Named to the All- Pac-12 Second Team…Received the Golden Bear Award at the annual Student-Athlete Academic Honors Luncheon for having the highest GPA on the team…Claimed six individual event titles with 18 overall Top 3 finishes…Owns two personal-best 39.375 all-around marks, both set in 2013…Set new career-high with a 9.95 routine vs. San Jose State and Brown (2/18); 9.95 matches the highest vault score in program history, which is shared by only five other Cal gymnasts…Earned a 9.80 for her beam performance, a new career-high total, vs. Nebraska (3/16)…set personal-best 9.85 on uneven bars vs. Utah (2/9) before matching the score four times, including at the Pac-12 Championships and Regionals…9.9 on floor vs. UC Davis (1/11) marks the third-highest floor score in program history…MVP at the team’s annual awards banquet…Competed in all five events every meet of the season

As a Sophomore (2012):

Was limited by injury for most of the season... Competed on bars and floor in every meet... earned a 9.825 on bars and 9.750 on beam in meet against Washington (3/18) to set new career bests in both events... had a season best of 9.775 on floor against Stanford (2/12).

As a Freshman (2011):

Earned a trip to the NCAA West Regional, competing as an at-large individual in the All-Around... at Regionals, she earned a 9.800 on her vault, tying for seventh in the event (out of 41 competitors) - the mark was the top score by a Bear this season on the vault...earned a 9.625 on the bars, 9.125 on the beam, and a career-best 9.850 on the floor (11th place, third-highest floor score of the season for the Bears), totaling 38.400 points in the all-around, finishing 12th at Regionals...won her first collegiate all-around in the Sacramento State meet (2/6), earning a score of 38.800...also tied for first in the vault against Sac State with a 9.700...posted her season-best score of 9.700 on the bars at the Sac State meet...scored 9.500 or higher on every vault this season.

High School/Club: 

Was named the Technique Gymnast of the Year and 2009 MVP... National Qualifier in 2007, 2008, and 2009... was the 2008 State Champion in vault... in 2009, was second on beam, third in vault and floor and second in the all-around at Regionals... was fifth on the vault at Nationals in 2009.


Parents are Rick and Johanna



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