Sammi Jones
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    Sammi Jones

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Sewell, N.J.

    High School:
    Washington Twp HS

    Height:
    5-2

    Event:
    All-Around

    SOPHOMORE (2010): Did not compete due to injury.

    FRESHMAN (2009): Competed in every meet for the Falcons, including five as an all-around competitor...posted a career-high 37.850 at New Hampshire's Fox Run Invitational...also accounted for a personal-best score on the floor exercise (9.650) at that meet...scored a career-high 9.700 on the vault at Wisconsin-La Crosse...scored a 9.675 to pace the Falcons on that event at Pittsburgh...recorded a personal-best uneven bars score of 9.600 at Centenary...finished fourth in that event (9.450) at Hamline to help Air Force to the top four places...was a top-three finisher in collegiate debut on the bars...tallied a career-high 9.325 on the balance beam in season debut.

    HIGH SCHOOL/CLUB: Washington Township High School...four-time MVP...three-time captain...three-time all-state selection...four-time conference and league champion...two-time sectional champion...2008 Athlete of the Year...member of the National Honor Society...Cum Laude graduate...honor roll student...four-year member of the School Board Superintendent Student Cabinet...Ronald Davis Heck Memorial Award winner...competed at the club level for Cherry Hill Gymnastics Academy...coached by Christine Golderer, Shawn Ellis, Christian Robinson and Joe Stuerr...2008 MVP...four-time Level 10 regional qualifier...two-time Junior Olympic national qualifier.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Samantha Christine Jones...goes by Sammi...daughter of Lee and Susan Jones...has two older brothers, Daniel and Mark...Daniel is a corporal in the Marine Corps, while Mark attends the University of Pittsburgh...majoring in behavioral science...future plans include working in the physical therapy field...has served as Element Leader and Support Clerk...named to the Dean's List...also named to the Commandant's List for excellence in military performance...spent a month in Nice, France, as a part of the Cadet Summer Language Immersion Program...also participated in Operation Air Force at Seymour Johnson AFB, N.C., and got to ride in an F-15...served as Evasion First Shirt for combat survival training...favorite quote is "you can't always wait for the storm to pass, sometimes you have to learn to dance in the rain"...favorite event is the vault...member of Cadet Squadron 03.

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