University of Iowa Athletics

Marissa Rojas

Class So.
Hometown Canton, Mich.
High School Michigan Connections Academy
Instagram @marissa.rojasss
Marissa Rojas - Women's Gymnastics - University of Iowa Athletics

2022 Honors – Big Ten Freshman of the Week on Jan. 25… WCGA Scholastic All-American… named to Dean’s List during both fall and spring semesters. 2022 – Competed in all but three meets during the regular season… won beam title at Michigan State (1/22), scoring a career-best 9.925… tied for fourth on floor at Rutgers (2/11), scoring a season-best 9.875… tied for third on bars at Iowa State (3/4) with a 9.750… had a season-best 9.800 on bars at NCAA Regional Final (4/2).

High School — Two-time regional and national qualifier… placed eighth in all-around at nationals in 2021, finishing with a 38.375… finished second on floor at 2021 regionals (9.6) and posted four top-three finishes at state, placing second on bars (9.6) and vault (9.6) and third in all-around (37.850) and beam (9.4)… competed at the 2021 Women’s Development Program National Championships, placing seventh on bars (9.700) ninth on beam (9.475) and eighth in all-around (38.375)… finished fifth in all-around at Region 5 Regional Championships, tying for second on floor (9.600), fifth on bars (9.525), tied for sixth on vault (9.450) and seventh on beam (9.250)… won the all-around at the MAG Classic in Motown… has won eight all-around titles since 2014… career bests including 9.6 (floor), 9.75 (vault), 9.65 (beam), 9.75 (bars) and 38.375 (all-around)… club team was Michigan Academy of Gymnastics… National Honor Society… coaches were Kamilia Gotcheva and Stoytcho Gotchev.

Personal — Born April 28, 2003… daughter of Ricardo and Claudia Rojas… has two siblings, Hannah and Ricky… majoring in health and human physiology.

Career Bests

Event Score Opponent Date
Vault 9.675 vs. Eastern Michigan 1/8/22
Bars 9.800 at NCAA Regional Final 4/2/22
Beam 9.925 at Michigan State 1/22/22
Floor 9.875 at Rutgers/vs. Kent State/vs. Ursinus 2/11/22