Karissa Chock
Karissa Chock

Player Profile

Huntington Beach, CA

High School:
Ocean View




AS A SOPHOMORE (2002): Was a strong all-around performer ... saw action in only the first five meets due to an ankle injury in the final rotation of the meet vs. Arizona State ... competed in the all-around vs. Oregon State posting a career-high 39.050 ... also vs. Oregon State, took first place on vault with a 9.875 mark, tying her for fifth highest score at Cal ... set a career high on the bars with a 9.850 in the same meet ... placed first on the vault at Cal State Fullerton with a 9.775 ... took second place on the balance beam vs. Seattle Pacific with a 9.75 ... named to the honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic team ... AS A FRESHMAN (2001): Overcame a dislocated elbow at the beginning of the season to make her competitive debut on the balance beam and floor exercise ... scored a 9.60 or better four out of the five times she competed on the floor ... scored a career high on the floor with a 9.825 during Cal's school record floor performance at the Pac-10 Championships ... placed third on the floor at San Jose State with a 9.80 ... returned to the vault lineup at regionals, where she competed with a much needed 10.0 start value vault ... HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Trained with SCATS under Tim Rogers and Brent Gohres ... member of the Junior International team in 1996, where she competed in Belgium at the Top Gym Invitational and placed third on vault and seventh in the all-around ... Level 10 state champion in 1999 ... took second on vault at 1999 regionals and ninth on vault at 2000 nationals ... 2000 state team champions ... highest all-around score was a 37.30 and had a vault-average of 9.45 ... PERSONAL: Karissa Renee Chock ... sociology major ... aspires to be an academic advisor after completion of graduate school ... has an older brother, Kelii who graduated from the Air Force Academy and a younger brother, Kalen ... coached gymnastics at SCATS the summer before coming to Cal ... played soccer and ran track in high school, earning MVP honors in 1998 ... parents are Jo Ann Chock and Brian Chock ... born May 13, 1982 in Novato, CA.

Chock's Bests

	Score	Competition
AA	39.050	Oregon State, 1/18/02
Vault	9.875	Oregon State, 1/18/02
Bars	9.850	Oregon State, 1/18/02
Beam	9.750	at San Jose State, 3/16/01
Floor	9.825	at Pac 10 Championships, 3/24/01