University of Iowa Athletics

Nikki Youd

Class So.
Hometown Panama City, Fla.
High School A. Crawford Mosley
Nikki Youd - Women's Gymnastics - University of Iowa Athletics

2017… Competed  in seven meets. . . registered a season-best 9.925 on beam twice at BYU (Feb. 25, 2017) and NCAA Regionals (April 1, 2017) . . . posted season-best of 9.775 on vault at BYU (Feb. 25, 2017) . . . finished tenth on beam at Big Ten Championships (9.850) . . . earned third-place on beam (9.925) at NCAA Regionals… named to Academic All-Big Ten.

2016… Competed on vault in six meets and on beam in nine meets . . . recorded season best on vault with a score of 9.900 at Big Five Meet (March 12, 2016) and collected season best on beam with a score of 9.800 on two different occasions . . . tied for tenth on vault with a score of 9.825 at Big Ten Championships. . . named to Academic All-Big Ten.

2015…competed on vault, beam, and floor in the seven meets before her injury this season… collected season best on vault against LSU on January 9 (9.700), beam against Ball State and Michigan State on January 18 (9.800), and floor against Illinois on February 14 (9.775).

High School… 2012 Eastern National Champion in the all-around, vault, and beam… placed 9th on beam at the 2013 Junior Olympic National Championships… finished her high school career with a 4.58 GPA… and graduated with honors.

Personal… Trained at Gymnastics Plus… born September 1, 1996… daughter of Steve and Jamie Youd, two half sisters (Ava and Elena)… and business major.

Event Score Opponent Date
Floor 9.775 at LSU 1/9/15
Beam 9.800 three times, last as Big Five Meet 3/12/16
Vault 9.925 at BYU 2/25/17