DuBois on Dodd: "One of the most calm and collected competitors I've ever worked with. Nothing fazes her. I'd like to see her win a regional or national title and I know she's capable of doing that. I feel she has a lot of untapped potential. And she knows how to compete. People love to watch her perform."
CAL: Expected to be one of Cal's top all-around competitors again ... owns four of the top five individual all-around marks in Cal history with best score of 39.675 ... owns a share of program record on vault (9.950, three times in 2003) and is T-1st on beam (9.950) and floor (9.950) ... qualified for 2003 NCAA Championships, becoming first Bear since Candice Kwok (1994) ... failed to post a score in just seven of a possible 190 career events. 2004: Pac-10 beam co-champion with a career and school-best 9.950, Cal's first and only conference beam champion ... considers it to be her top individual gymnastics moment ... 39.500 in all-around at Pac-10 Championships was seventh ... at NCAA West Regionals, finished T-16th on floor (9.825) and 10th in the all-around (39.150). 2003: Posted one of the greatest individual seasons in Cal history, competing in every event in every meet for the Bears, including the NCAA Championships and NCAA Regional Championships ... at NCAA Championships, finished 13th on bars (9.775), 25th on vault (9.700), 28th on floor (9.750), 39th on beam (9.200) and 23rd in the all-around (38.425) ... at NCAA Regionals, finished 4th in all-around (39.275), which included seventh-place on floor (9.850), ninth on bars (9.800) and 10th on beam (9.850) ... at Pac-10 Championships, finished seventh in the all-around (39.500), including seventh on bars (9.900), ninth on floor (a previous career-high 9.925), 11th on beam (9.875) and 22nd on vault (9.800) ... school-record 9.950 beam score was pivotal in helping squad claim the previous top beam score in school history (49.250) in upset of Arizona (3/7) ... finished in the Top 5 of every 2003 meet in the all-around, including four first place finishes ... ranked 17th in the nation with an average all-around mark of 39.086 ... season bars average of 9.842 was 29th in nation ... named Inside Gymnastics Gymnast of the Week (3/2) and Pac-10 Gymnast of the Week (3/15) ... second-team Pac-10 All-Academic. 2002: Qualified for NCAA West Regionals and Pac-10 Championships in all four events, posting top all-around Cal individual score of season (39.325) ... at conference championships, finished 11th in all-around competition (38.875), including 19th on bars (9.800), 21st on beam (9.750), 32nd in floor (9.700) and 38th on vault (9.625). HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Member of U.S. Senior National (1999-00) and Junior Team (1998) ... qualified for World Trials (1999). PERSONAL: Double major in developmental studies and sociology because "I enjoy learning about the development of the world and how it affects peoples' lives" ... would like to work aboard upon graduation ... completed a six-week summer internship in Honduras, living with locals and working with a woman's group (2003) ... student-member of Cal's Athletic Advisory Committee ... parents are Michael and Jade Dodd ... has four siblings: Athena, 26 (Reed College); Sharla, 23 (Williams College); Joshua, 19; and Erik, 15 ... Mŷ-Lan Kimberly Dodd was born March 2, 1983 in Seattle, Wash.
Collegiate Career Highs: Vault 9.950 (Three times, 2003) Bars 9.950 (vs. Ball State, 3/12/04) Beam 9.950 (Pac-10, 3/20/04; at Arizona, 3/7/04) Floor 9.950 (Quad Meet, 1/23/04) AA 39.675 (at Arizona State, 2/28/04)