The Maryland gymnastics team announced the addition of Rachel Gurnett to the Terps’ 2014-15 freshman class.
Gurnett is a native of Rochester, NY, where she competed at Rochester Gymnastics Academy. Gurnett has competed in the Junior Olympic National Championships four times, in 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2014.
In 2010 she placed fifth on beam with a 9.475 and 21st in the all-around. In 2011, she finished 22nd on bars, and 15th on both beam and in the all-around. In the 2012 competition, Gurnett finished 21st on vault, 24th on beam and 22nd all-around. In this year’s competition, she placed 23rd on beam with a 9.425 and 26th on floor with a 9.325.
The gymnastics program looks forward to the addition of Gurnett to compete in the 2014-15 season.