University of Iowa Athletics

Bridget Killian

Class Jr.
Hometown Wheaton, Ill.
High School St. Francis
Bridget  Killian - Women's Gymnastics - University of Iowa Athletics

2022 Honors – Second-Team All-Big Ten selection… WCGA Scholastic All-American… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… Academic All-Big Ten… named to President’s List during spring semester and Dean’s List during both fall and spring semesters. 2022 – Competed in every meet, winning two event titles and eight top three finishes… claimed the vault title at Rutgers (2/11) with a 9.875, while also tying for third on beam (9.875)… tied for second on vault (9.900) in consecutive meets at Minnesota (2/25) and at Iowa State (3/4), tying a career best… also tied for first on beam at Iowa State, scoring a 9.900 to tie a career best.

2021 Honors – Academic All-Big Ten… named to the Dean’s List for the fall and spring semesters. 2021 – Competed in all 11 meets on vault, beam and floor… tied for second on floor (9.875) in helping team to a Big Five Meet (2/27) victory in Ann Arbor… had a career-best vault (9.875) and beam performance (9.875) at Nebraska (3/13)… scored a 9.850 on floor in tri-meet against Maryland and Minnesota (2/13) to help team to school record in the event.

2020 Honors — WCGA Scholastic All-American… Academic All-Big Ten selection… Big Ten Distinguished Scholar… 2020 — Competed on vault, beam, and floor in every meet… recorded a career high 39.025 in the all-around at Maryland (1/19)… earned career high scores in every event.

2019 — Recorded a season high 9.825 on vault and floor (9.520) against Washington and Sacramento State (3/8)… posted a season high 9.825 on beam at the Big Ten Championships (3/23).

High School — Champion on floor and third in the all-around in the 2015 Illinois Level 8, 9, 20 State Championships… finished as state runner-up on floor and in the all-around in the 2016 Illinois Level 8, 9, 10 State Championships… finished as regional champion in all-around and on floor, and runner-up on vault and beam in the 2016 Region 5 Levels 9-10 Championships… two-time qualifier for Junior Olympic Nationals Level 10… named to 2016 Region 5 All-Star Team… finished as runner-up in the all-around and on beam and third on vault at the 2017 Region 5 Level 9 and 10 Championships… member of National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society… graduated with a 4.63 GPA… club coaches were Yuejiu Li and Jiana Wu.

Personal — Born Oct. 26, 1999… daughter of Patrick and Jackie Killian… has three siblings — Brendan, Kevin, and Sean… majoring in health and human physiology.

Career Bests 

Event Score Opponent Date
Vault 9.900 2X, last at Iowa State 3/4/22
Bars 9.650 at Maryland 1/19/20
Beam 9.900 2X, last at Iowa State 3/4/22
Floor 9.900 vs. West Virginia 3/8/20
All-Around 39.025 at Maryland 1/19/20