University of Iowa Athletics
Vault, Balance Beam, Floor

Allie Gilchrist

Class Jr.
Hometown Norwalk, Iowa
High School Norwalk

2020 Honors — Academic All-Big Ten selection… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar. 2020 — Competed in beam and on floor in every meet… recorded a season high 9.775 on beam at Maryland (1/19)… earned a season high 9.850 on floor against West Virginia (3/8).

2019 — Recorded a season high 9.825 on beam against New Hampshire (1/13)… recorded a season high 9.85 on floor on Feb. 16.

High School — Won the beam and floor and placed second in the all-around at the Chows 13th Annual 2016 Winter Classic Invitational… qualified for the Junior Olympic Nationals in 2016 and 2017… won the 2017 Iowa Optional State Championships beam title and placed second in the all-around… won the 2017 Region 4 Championships beam title and was runner-up in the all-around… won the beam title, was runner up on floor, and placed third in the all-around at the 2017 Gymnastics Legends International… finished third in all-around and on floor at the 2017 Kim Zmeskal’s Texas Prime Meet… club coaches were Josh Overton, Rebecca Simbhudas, Mike Hillin, Liang Chow, and Liwen Zhuang.

Personal — Born Nov. 12, 1999… full name is Alexandra Gilchrist… daughter of Mike Gilchrist and Deb King… has one sibling, Camryn… majoring in business.

Career Bests 

Event Score Opponent  Date
Beam 9.825 at UNH 1/13/19
Floor 9.850 2X, last vs. West Virginia 3/8/20