At U.S. Gold Gymnastics, we are proud of our NCAA recruiting eligible athletes.

Learn more about each of them below:

 

 

Emma Schroeder:

 

Graduation Year: 2021

Current Age: 15

GPA: 4.3

Level: 10

Skills:

Vault- Yurchenko layout full (training 1 ½ and double full)

Bars- Maloney to Overshoot to handstand, toe up to high bar, Giant full, full- in dismount, Training: Ray

Beam- Wolf turn 1.5, front toss, front aerial Backhandspring layout step out, switch leap switch half backtuck, roundoff double 2 ½ Training: Standing layout layout, Double horizontal leg turn, standing tuck full, switch side split half

Floor- Full- in, front layout front full, double pike, tour jete half straddle full, switch half, front through to back 2 ½ Training: Arabian Double front , double layout

Competition highlights:

2018

  • Level 10 JO National Alternate
  • Level 10 Regional Qualifier, 2nd place Vault
  • Level 10 State Qualifier

2017

  • Level 10 state vault champion
  • Level 10 regional qualifier

2015

  • Level 9 All Around State Champion, 1st place vault
  • Level 9 regional qualifier

 

 

Emma Brittingham

Class of 2021

Age: 14

School: Fort Walton Beach High School

GPA: 4.0

Level: 10

Skills:

Vault- Yurchenko ½ on front off

Bars- Swing turn overshoot handstand, toe up to high bar, giant clear hip double tuck                    Training: Shiposhnikova; Giant full; Full in dismount

Beam-Side aerial back tuck, split jump tuck ¾ , round off 1 ½ dismount

Floor- Back 1 ½ punch pike, front full front pike, front 1 1/2, Round off double full training: round off double back, round off 2 ½ ,

Competition Highlights

2018

  • Level 9 Eastern Nationals Qualifier
  • Level 9 Regional Qualifier; 2nd place Bars, 3rd Place All Around
  • Level 9 State Qualifier; 1st place Floor, 2nd place bars, 2nd place All Around

Presley Blackwell

Class of 2023

Age: 13

School: Headland Middle School

GPA: 4.0

Level: 10

Skills:

Vault- Yurchenko layout full; Training Yurchenko 1 ½

Bars- Maloney, overshoot handstand toe up, giant full, full in dismount , Training: double layout dismount; Ray, uprise to handstand

Beam- Backhandspring layout step out, switch leap back tuck split jump, Aerial 1 ½ dismount, training: switch side split half

Floor- Double pike, front layout front 1 ½ , back 2 ½ twist, Switch side  straddle full, Training: Arabian double front, back 2 ½ punch front tuck, tourjete ½ wolf full

Competition highlights:

2018

  • Level 10 National Championships
  • Level 10 Regional Championships; 3rd place bars
  • Level 10 State Championships

2017

  • Level 10 Regional Championships
  • Level 10 State Championships, 2nd on bars

2016

  • Level 9 Regional Championships Qualifier
  • Level 9 State All Around Champion: 1st bars, 2nd beam, 3rd on floor, 1st All Around

Meghan Charton

Class of 2022

Age: 14

School: Niceville High School

GPA: 3.8

Level: 10

Skills:

Vault- Yurchenko pike (training layout)

Bars- Swing turn pak salto, clear hip blind, clear hip double pike, Training: toe up, clear hip full pirouette

Beam- switch leap back tuck split jump, front aerial, Back handspring layout step, flip flop step out flip flop 2 feet layout 1 ½ dismount, Training: double full dismount

Floor- Double Back, front layout front layout, back double full, tourjete ½ wolf full, Training: double pike, front lay front full, back 2 ½

Competition highlights:

2018

  • Level 9 Regional Championships; 3rd Place Floor
  • Level 9 State Championships; 2nd Place Beam; 2nd Place Floor; 3rd Place All Around

2017

  • Level 9 Regional Qualifier and first alternate to Easterns
  • Level 9 State Qualifier

 

 

Skye Tolbert

Class of 2023

Age: 12

School: Gateway Academy

GPA: 3.5

Level: 10

Skills:

Vault- Yurhcenko Layout, Training: Layout full

Bars- blind pak salto, Clear hip blind, toe up to high bar, giant full double pike, Training: Shaposhnikova, double layout dismount

Beam- flip flop layout step out, switch leap backtuck split jump, Pike front toss, Backhandspring 1 ½ dismount Training: switch half, front aerial, nastia,

Floor- Double Pike, Front Layout Front Full, Back double full, Switch side wolf full, TourJete ½ straddle full, Training: Full in, back 2 ½

Competition highlights:

2017

  • Level 9 Regional Championships
  • Level 9 State Championships, 3rd on Vault

2016

  • Level 9 Regional Championships
  • Level 9 State Championships