Katreece Stone
Katreece Stone

Player Profile

Newark, Calif.

High School:
Newark Memorial





Combines grace, power and sheer competitiveness to be one of the most dynamic gymnasts on the competition floor ... proved herself a viable force her freshman year in all four events by returning after a mid-season wrist injury ... named Rookie of the Year ... recorded season highs of 9.875 or better on all three events ... tied for second all-time on the balance beam and floor with a 9.90 and 9.925, respectively ... recorded a balance beam score of 9.875 or higher, five times with a career high of 9.90 at two meets, and led the nation on balance beam during the first half of the season ... displayed a mesmerizing floor routine with powerful tumbling and dramatic dance, scoring the Bears' season high of 9.925 ... tied for first on beam at San Jose State quad meet with a 9.90 ... placed second on beam and bars at Cal's home opener ... placed second on balance beam at Arizona State Classic with a 9.90 ... had a fantastic late season comeback after a broken hand and captured first on beam and floor at UC Davis triangular meet ... displayed tremendous leadership ability beyond the competitive floor ... although she had to sit out her first year because of a torn Achilles tendon, she has already proven her strength and tenacity by coming back healthy and strong as an all-arounder for the 2001 squad ... with her supporting role as a motivator last year, she is coming back with not only added skills and strength, but with a new perspective as a critic and spectator that can give the Bears a competitive edge. High School/Club: Trained at Cal West Gymnastics under Robert Shawler ... team finished second in Senior A division at 1998 Nationals ... chose Cal over Boise State. Personal: Katreece Danielle Stone ... sociology and social welfare double major ... plans to attend graduate school ... oldest of seven siblings ... participated on prep track team in long jump, 100 hurdles and 4x100 relay ... on honor roll all four years of high school ... parents are Richard Stone of Pottsville, PA, and Renita Humphrey of Newark, CA ... born April 6, 1981 in Sacramento, CA.

Stone's Bests

Bars9.8751/21/01 vs. Arizona
Beam9.9002/23/01 at Arizona State
Floor9.9253/10/01 at UC Davis