Women's Gymnastics

 Andrea Mitchell
Andrea Mitchell


Knoxville, Tenn.

High School:
Karns H.S.



Premier Athletes

  • 2008 Freshman All-SEC Team

Mitchell at Photo Day

2010 (Junior): Competed in all events at all 13 meets during the season ... Earned three medalist honors in the all-around competition against Texas Woman's (38.800), Ohio State (39.125) and the Illinois State and George Washington tri-meet (38.925) ... Set a career high in floor exercise (9.850) during the season ... Received the Most Outstanding Performer award in the all-around at the end of year team banquet.

2009 (Sophomore): Competed in seven meets this season, primarily on the uneven bars and floor exercise ... Had three all-around performances ... Earned a career-high 9.800 on the floor twice, first against LSU and then again against Arkansas ... Was forced to sit out the remainder of the season due to a back injury.

2008 (Freshman): First Wildcat named to the Freshman All-SEC team ... Competed in all 15 meets, nine of which were in the all-around ... Earned two titles in her rookie year, one on bars at Centenary on March 16 and the other in the all-around at Ohio State on March 9 ... Scored career highs of 9.8 or better on all events and a 39.15 in the all-around ... Earned a season high 9.85 on the vault at the NCAA Central Regional ... Holds a top spot on the team on the uneven bars with a 9.875.

Pre-College: Competed for Premier Athletics under coaches Boo Dean and Sasha Ellis ... Finished undefeated in her junior season of 2007 ... Was the state and regional championship and finished third at nationals ... Finished second in the state as a sophomore ... Was fourth at regionals and seventh at nationals as a freshman in 2005.

Personal: Full name is Andrea Jamelle Mitchell ... Born Jan. 6, 1990 in Bolivar, Mo. ... Parents are James and Valerie Mitchell ... Father James works with the Duke University football team ... Has two siblings, Ashley, 19, a cheerleader at Tennessee Tech and Asyia, 16 ... Plans to major in sports management.

Collegiate Bests
Vault: 9.85 at NCAA Central Regional (4/12/08)
Uneven Bars: 9.875 at Centenary (3/16/08)
Balance Beam: 9.825 at Ohio State (3/9/08)
Floor Exercise: 9.850 twice, last vs. Alabama (2/26/10)
All-Around: 39.150 at Ohio State (3/9/08)

Season Averages

Season VT UB BB FX A-A
2008 9.707 9.641 9.589 9.500 38.392
2009 9.531 9.614 9.292 9.650 38.425
2010 9.760 9.727 9.631 9.731 38.848

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