|Hometown:||Coral Springs, Fla.|
|High School:||Marjory Stoneman Douglas|
As a Freshman (2016): Competed in six meets on bars and five meets on beam ... posted a season-high 9.850 on beam and 9.675 on bars against Penn State (2/22) ... notched a 9.725 on beam at George Washington (2/28) ... tallied a 9.725 on beam in the Maryland Five Meet (3/6) while tying her career high on bars with a 9.675.
Before Maryland: Competed for American Twisters for 10 years ... 2014 Junior Olympics national beam champion ... 2014 Junior Olympics uneven bars silver medalist ... AP Scholar Award recipient ... member of National Honors Society, MV Alpha Theta, Key Club and Science National Honors Society in high school.
Personal: Born July 15, 1997 ... daughter of Robert Merino and Mary Anne Amrinas ... has one sister, Skylee ... came to Maryland for the prestigious academics ... wants to be a surgeon ... majoring in biology.
AGARAN'S CAREER HIGHS
Bars: 9.675 (2x: vs. Penn State, 2/22/16; vs. Putt, TWI, GWU, Towson, 3/6/16)
Beam: 9.850 (vs. Penn State, 2/22/16)