University of Iowa Athletics
All-Around

Adeline Kenlin

Class Fr.
Hometown Iowa City, Iowa
High School West Branch

High School — Named to the Junior U.S. National Team in 2017, leading the team to a gold medal… finished fourth in the all-around… won the all-around at the KPAC National Elite qualifier in 2016 with a 54.600… placed in the top 10 in the all-around at the P&G Championships and was second on balance beam… was also fourth out of 33 gymnasts on the bars… qualified for P&G Championships in 2014, placing 27th overall and 18th on balance beam in junior division… finished ninth in all-around and fifth on balance beam at the 2013 Region 4 Championships… qualified to Level 9 Western Nationals, finishing seventh on beam and fifth on floor… qualified to HOPES pre-elite and won gold medals on uneven bars, beam, floor, and all-around at the 2013 U.S. Challenge…  placed seventh in all-around, third on uneven bars, and second on balance beam at the 2012 state championships… qualified for regional championships where she was first on balance beam, floor, and all-around… placed first on the balance beam and second in all-around at 2011 state championships… made the Diamond TOPs National team in 2009 and the “A” TOPs National Team in 2010 and 2011… received the Social Studies Medal of Honor in 2020… trained at the Iowa Gym-Nest under Paige Roth and Mary Wise.

Personal — Born Aug. 3, 2002, in Guanxi, China… daughter of Sara Sanders and JR Kenlin… has three younger siblings, Kjirstin, Josephine, and Soren… mother is the Dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences at St. Olaf College… aunt was a collegiate gymnast at Auburn… majoring in sport and recreation management.