Thirty-two student-athletes have been named to the 2019 Academic All-Big 12 Gymnastics Team.
Three student-athletes, all from West Virginia, registered a 4.0 GPA: Abby Kaufman, Julie Merwin
The first team is comprised of 28 selections while four members were represented on the second team. Oklahoma led the way in selections with 11, followed by eight from West Virginia and eight from affiliate member Denver. Iowa State had five total selections.
First team members consist of those who have maintained a 3.20 or better GPA while the second team selections hold a 3.00 to 3.19 GPA.
To qualify, student-athletes must maintain a 3.00 GPA or higher either cumulative or the two previous semesters and must have participated in 20 percent of their team’s scheduled contests. Freshmen and transfers are not eligible in their first year of academic residence. Senior student-athletes who have participated for a minimum of two years and meet all the criteria except percent of participation are also eligible.