2022 Honors – WCGA Scholastic All-American… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… Academic All-Big Ten… named to President’s and Dean’s List during fall semester. 2022 – Competed in five meets, primarily on beam… posted two top five finishes… tied for fourth on beam (9.775) against Texas Woman’s (1/14) and tied for fifth on beam (9.775) against Eastern Michigan (1/8)… tied for 11th on floor (9.700) at Michigan State (1/22)… tied a career high, posting a 9.825 at Minnesota/UCLA (1/17).
2021 Honors – Academic All-Big Ten… named to the President’s and Dean’s List for the fall and spring semesters. 2021 – Competed in four meets on beam and floor… had a season-best 9.775 on beam and a 9.650 on floor at Illinois (1/31).
2020 Honors — WCGA Scholastic All-American… 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 accounting.
|Beam||9.825||2X, last at Minnesota/vs. UCLA||1/17/22|
|Floor||9.850||2X, last vs. West Virginia||3/8/20|