Ryann Anderson and Joey Ching earned Scholastic All-America honors for the second straight year.
Anderson is the fifth Air Force gymnast to earn the conference award.
Air Force will face the Pioneers at 6 p.m., on Saturday, Jan. 12.
FRESHMAN | 2013: Competed in nine team competitions, including the final eight as a member of the Falcons' vault rotation...scored a career-best 9.625 on that event during two meets (at Eagle Invitational, at Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships)...surpassed the 9.500 mark in five additional meets...made collegiate debut on the uneven bars (9.100) at the Air Force Triangular...also competed on the floor exercise during one meet (9.200, at Texas Woman's University)...Mountain West Scholar-Athlete.
HIGH SCHOOL | CLUB TEAM: Charlotte Catholic High School...member of the National Honor Society...member of the National Spanish Honor Society...received High Honors every year...founded a club called "Golden Friends Club", which visited a local nursing home...competed at the club level for Southeastern Gymnastics...coached by Ludmilla Shobe...2012 Level 10 national qualifier...two-time Level 10 regional qualifier (2011, 2012).
PERSONAL: Full name is Ryann Elise Anderson...daughter of David and Vivienne Anderson...has three younger brothers: Robbie, Jaret and Jake...born in Falls Church, Virginia...majoring in operations research...future career plans include becoming an analyst...served as Standardization/Evaluation Clerk and Element NCO...named to the Superintendent's List for excellence in military, academic and athletic performance...jumped out of planes over the summer...hobbies include baking, cooking, biking, listening to music, singing and dancing..."I love all of the events, but my favorite depends on the one that I am doing best that day"...member of Cadet Squadron 35.