Two members of the Air Force women's gymnastics team earned academic recognition this afternoon (Aug. 19) for their success in the classroom during the 2014 season, as the National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches/Women (NACGC/W) named its Scholastic All-American Team.
As a part of the overall upgrade of the Cadet Gymnasium, renovations continue at the Cadet West Gym - home of the Air Force men's and women's gymnastics teams. When completed, the Falcons will have over 25,000-square feet of training space in one facility.
Air Force women's gymnastics head coach Doug Day recently announced the addition of four gymnasts to his roster for the upcoming season. The newcomers, members of the Class of the 2018, reported to the Academy late last month to begin Basic Cadet Training.
Senior Linnaea Hance was named the MVP of 2014 Air Force women's gymnastics team, the coaching staff announced at the team's annual post-season awards banquet earlier this week. Hance is only the second Academy gymnast to capture MVP honors in three straight years.
Sophomore Sarah Neumann paced three members of the Air Force women's gymnastics team to academic all-conference honors, the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation announced today (April 17). Neumann, who joined seniors Linnaea Hance and Katie Hawthorne on the league's All-Academic Scholar-Athlete list.