University of Iowa Athletics

Allyson Steffensmeier

Class Fr.
Hometown Cedar Rapids, Iowa
High School John F. Kennedy
Allyson  Steffensmeier - Women's Gymnastics - University of Iowa Athletics

2022 Honors – WCGA Scholastic All-American… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… Academic All-Big Ten… named to President’s and Dean’s List during both fall and spring semesters. 2022 – Competed in every meet on bars, posting two wins and tallying three top three finishes… claimed bar title against Texas Woman’s (1/14), scoring a 9.875… tied a career-best, scoring a 9.925 to win bar title against Nebraska (1/29)… tied for fifth on bars at Big Ten Championships (3/19) with a 9.900.

2021 Honors – Academic All-Big Ten… named to the President’s and Dean’s List for the fall and spring semesters. 2021 – Competed in nine events on bars… posted a 9.800 or higher in four meets… tied for the event title on bars with a career-best 9.925 in the road victory at Nebraska (3/14)… tied for fifth on bars (9.875) at the Big Ten Championships (3/26)… posted a 9.875 at NCAA Regionals on bars, helping team to third-best score in school history.

2020 Honors — WCGA Scholastic All-American. 2020 — Competed on bars in every meet… recorded a 9.925 on bars at Maryland (1/19), tying for sixth in the record books.

High School — Junior National Qualifier as a freshman, junior, and senior… placed first in 2019 at the Regionals-AA with a score of 37.259… was runner-up at State-AA in 2019 with a score of 36.075… placed second at Regionals-AA in 2018 with a 37.150… graduated with a 4.47 GPA… volunteered at Humane Society and Salvation Army Bell Ringing… club coach was John Mangold.

Personal — Born on April 1, 2001… daughter of Barb Zwack and Jeff Steffensmeier… has two brothers, Adam and Andrew… biomedical sciences major.

Career Bests

Event Score Opponent  Date
Vault 9.800 2x, last at Iowa State 3/6/20
Bars 9.925 3X, last at Nebraska 1/29/22