Chase Cannon
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    Chase Cannon

    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Knoxville, Tenn.

    High School:
    Alcoa

    Height:
    5-11

    Event:
    AA

    Club:
    Premiere Athletics

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2014: Earned the program's Freshman of the Year award...competed on the high bar during 10 meets...recorded a career-high 14.850 twice...that score is tied for sixth on the program's all-time list...first posted that score during an event victory at the Temple Triangular...matched that mark one week later against Illinois-Chicago...also accounted for career-best marks on the vault (14.700, 10th all-time) and pommel horse (14.250, 18th all-time) during that meet...competed on the parallel bars once, scoring a 13.900 at Temple.

    HIGH SCHOOL | CLUB TEAM: Alcoa High School...ranked in the top five of graduating class...held a 4.0 un-weighted GPA (4.189 weighted)...competed at the club level for Premiere Athletics Knoxville...coached by Phil Savage...four-time Junior Olympic qualifier...named to the regional team in 2012...named to the Knoxville News Sentinel Top-5.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Chase Andrew Cannon...nickname is "Smokey"...son of Randy and Patsy Cannon...has one older sister, Cayla...majoring in biology/pre-med...future career plans include becoming a doctor or physician's assistant...served as B2 Element NCO...hobbies include reading, running and spending time with friends and family...completed Jump, Expeditionary Survival and Evasion Training (ESET) and Commissioning Education over the summer...favorite event is the high bar, because "it's one of the most challenging events, but that's what makes it that much fun"...member of Cadet Squadron 25.

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