Cal lost to Nebraska 197.525-196.525 but set the program's highest score since 2007
California beats San Jose State and Brown at home
Bears battle adversity to turn out solid performances
Golden Bears continue conference action at home 2 p.m.
Cal earned their third highest score in school history on the floor
As a JUNIOR in 2012, Was the Golden Bear All-Around representative at NCAA Regionals, scoring a 38.750 to earn 14th overall... she scored a 9.850 on the bars to place fourth overall in the event... earned a career best all-around score at the Pac-12 Championships with a 39.025, placing 9th overall... set new career bests on vault, scoring 9.850 at Boise State (Mar. 9), bars, scoring 9.850 twice against UC Davis (Feb. 5) and in the the Pac-12 Championships, and floor, scoring 9.775 at the Pac-12 Championships... Earned a season best 9.775 on beam at Boise State.
As a SOPHOMORE in 2011, earned All-Pac-10 second team honors in the All-Around...qualified for the NCAA West Regional, competing as an at-large individual in the All-Around... at Regionals, scored 38.625 points in the all-around, finishing eighth (out of 16), scoring a 9.650 on the vault, 9.700 on the bars, 9.575 on the beam, and a 9.700 on the floor...earned Muscle Milk Student-Athlete of the Week (Jan. 31) after winning the All-Around and helping lead Cal to a team victory over Alaska Anchorage...competed in all but one meet during the season...won two all-around titles during the season, her first at the first home meet of the season against Davis (38.875) and the other against Alaska Anchorage (38.500)...scored a career-high 9.800 on the bars and a career-best 9.775 on the floor and a career-best 39.000 points in the all-around in the final home meet of the season (quad featuring Oregon State)...opened the season with a career-best 9.850 on the bars at the Pac-10 Showcase.
As a FRESHMAN in 2010, competed in seven All-Arounds...scored a career-best 9.775 on the vault at Oregon State...logged a career-best 9.700 on the bars at Arizona...earned a 9.775 on the beam at Davis, her top mark of the season...scored a 9.675 on her floor routine at Denver...logged her top All-Around score of the season at Washington with a 38.425.
HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Member of Rohnert Park Gymnastics...two-time Junior Olympics National Qualifier (2007, 2008.
PERSONAL: Born July 11, 1991 in Sebastopol, Calif....daughter of Patty Driver and Tom O'Brien...enjoys traveling and scuba diving...undecided major.