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  Kassandra Lopez
Kassandra Lopez

Player Profile
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Tucson, Ariz.

High School:
Amphitheater HS

Height:
5-2

Birthdate:
05/25/1993

Club:
Tumbleweeds Gymnastics

04/19/2013

Gymnasts Fall off Beam, Fall out of Championships

Damianova, Dabritz and Wilson qualify for event finals.

04/17/2013

Gymnasts Dominate Pac-12 All-Academic Team

Every eligible Ute is honored

04/12/2013

NCAA Gymnastics Championships April 19-21

Utes are making record 38th-straight appearance at nationals.

04/06/2013

Gymnasts Punch Ticket to NCAA Championships

Place second at Tuscaloosa Regional

03/26/2013

Gymnastics Regionals are April 6 in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Utes hope to qualify for record 38th national championship

Utah Career Highlights

* 2-time NCAA Regional runner-up
* Returns to action after missing 2014 with Achilles tear
* Received a medical redshirt extension (is a redshirt junior)
* 2-event starter (bars and beam) as a freshman and sophomore
* Beam anchor in 2012 NCAA semis secured Utah's berth in Super Six
* Has hit 45-49 career routines

2014 Season (Junior)

* Tore Achilles in floor warm-ups in season opener
* Received a medical redshirt extension after missing entire season
* NACGC Scholar All-American
* Athletic Director's Honor Roll

2013 Season (Sophomore)

* 2-event starter (bars and beam)
* Competed in every meet but the first (calf injury) * Career highs on bars (9.90, 2x) and beam (9.925)
* Had Utah's best beam score of 2013 (9.925 vs. Florida)
* Hit 20-21 routines
* Honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic
* NACGC Scholar All-American
* Dean's List and Athletic Director's Honor Roll

2012 Season (Freshman)

* NCAA Regional runner-up on bars and beam
* Season-high 9.875 on beam in NCAA Super Six
* 9.80 on beam as anchor in NCAA semis allowed Utes to advance
* Starter on bars and beam vaulted once (vs. Stanford)
* Hit 25-28 routines
* Athletic Director's Honor Roll

Prior to Utah

* Junior Olympic National Team member (2010) * 2nd on floor, 4th in the all-around at 2010 J.O. Championships
* 3rd on beam, 4th on floor, 10th in the all-around at 2011 J.O.'s
* 2010 J.O. Region 1 all-around champion
* 2nd in the all-around at 2010 Nastia Liukin Cup
* 2-time Arizona state all-around champion (2009, 2010)
* 2007 Level 9 Western National Champion
* Trained at Tumbleweeds Gymnastics
* Club coaches: Regina Mueller-Martin, Tricia Ogle
* Graduated fifth in her class at Amphitheater High School

Personal >

* Daughter of Antonio Lopez and Jessica Marshall-Lopez
* Father is a sheriff deputy
* Sister Emily
* Health, society and policy major
* Full name is Kassandra Janet Lopez
* Born May 25, 1993

Lopez' Career Highs

Vault 9.75 vs. Stanford, Feb. 24, 2012 Bars 9.90 vs. Nebraska, Mar. 9, 2012 9.90 vs. Florida, Mar. 16, 2013 9.90 at Pac-12 Championships, Mar. 23, 2013 Beam 9.925 vs. Florida, Mar. 16, 2013

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