| Marissa Beucler
2013 (Freshman): Emerged as a solid contributor in her freshman season ... Began the season three weeks in and competed on beam every meet the rest of the season ... Also vaulted four times during the season ... Won beam at her first career competition against No. 9 Arkansas with a 9.825, helping lead UK to an upset victory ... Vault career high 9.75 came at the SEC Championships ... Performed admirably after being thrown into the floor exercise lineup on short notice at SECs, where she scored a 9.725 competing in the event for the first time collegiately on a huge stage.
High School: Trained at Cincinnati Gymnastics Academy in Ohio under coaches Mary Lee Tracy, Whitney Snowden, Amanda Surine and Rachael Tracy ...Finished first on vault, uneven bars, balance beam, floor exercise and all-around with a 37.500 at the Universal Galaxy Invitational in 2012 ...Won both the all-around (37.775) and uneven bars at the Buckeye Classic, and also finished first in all-around at Ohio State Championships in 2012 ... Concluded 2012 at the Junior Olympic Nationals in Hampton, VA, finishing eighth in the all-around and sixth on floor exercise.
Personal: Full name isMarissa Noelle Beucler ... Was born on May 10, 1995 in Findlay, Ohio ... Parents are Shawn and Michelle Beucler ... Has a younger sister, Alexis and a younger brother, Braydon.