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Brandi George
Height: 5'3"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Orlando, Fla.
High School: William R. Boone

2009: Competed on vault, uneven bars, balance beam, floor exercise and all-around in all 14 meets ... claimed first team All-EAGL honors on bars, beam and all-around and second team honors on floor ... earned EAGL All-Tournament first team status on floor after placing tied for the fourth in the event at the league meet (3/21) ... also secured All-Tournament second team recognition on beam ... named co-MVP and garnered the leadership award at the team banquet ... was the team's only gymnast to compete in every event during every meet throughout the season ... won events on nine occasions (three all-around, three beam, two bars and one floor) ... served as team co-captain along with Kelsey Nelligan ... notched season-best scores on beam, floor and all-around during a tri-meet at West Virginia (1/31) ... established career-best marks on bars during dual meets with Pittsburgh (2/13) and New Hampshire (2/20) ... competed on all five events at the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships (4/4) ... named to the EAGL All-Academic team for the third consecutive season.

2008: Competed on uneven bars and balance beam in 11 meets and on vault, floor exercise and all-around in 10 meets ... qualified individually for the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships in the all-around ... garnered first team All-EAGL honors in all-around and on beam ... a second team All-EAGL recipient for vault ... her vault score of 9.850 during the EAGL Championships tied for the 15th-best in school history ... claimed EAGL Gymnast of the Week honors for the week ending Feb. 25 ... named to the EAGL All-Academic team for the second consecutive season.

2007: Awarded EAGL Rookie of Year ... honored as EAGL Rookie of the Week twice (Feb. 13 and Feb. 20) ... named first team All-EAGL on balance beam, floor exercise and all-around and second team All-EAGL on vault ... qualified individually for the NCAA Southeast Regional Championships in all-around ... received rookie of the year and MVP awards at team banquet ... named to EAGL All-Academic team.

Before Maryland: Member of Orlando Metro Gymnastics, the same club team as teammate Margaux Meeks ... 2004 Junior Olympic beam champion ... also placed fourth in all-around, sixth on floor and eighth on vault at the 2004 Junior Olympic Nationals ... 2004 Level 10 Florida all-around, bars and floor champion ... was sidelined by injury in 2005 but returned to action in 2006 ... placed fourth on beam and 14th in the all-around at the 2006 Junior Olympic Nationals ... 2006 co-captain of Orlando Metro Level 10 team.

Personal: Daughter of Charles and Pamela George (both deceased) ... lists parents as her biggest inspiration ... has two sisters, Brittany (23) and Brooke (19) ... sister Brittany was a gymnast at Ball State ... lives with her Aunt Sharon and Uncle Jamie ... ranked eighth in her high school class with a 3.87 GPA ... member of the Math, Spanish and National Honor Societies ... was recruited by Missouri, Auburn, Oklahoma and Louisiana State ...recipient of the Louis and Nancy Tacchetti Scholarship...a kinesiology and elementary education major.

GEORGE'S CAREER HIGHS
Vault: 9.850 (twice, last vs. Arizona, Penn State, Yale, 3/14/09)
Bars: 9.825 (twice, last vs. New Hampshire, 2/20/09)
Beam: 9.875 (twice, last vs. Michigan, Pittsburgh, Temple, 3/15/08)
Floor: 9.850 (4 times, last at West Virginia with George Washington and Rutgers, 1/31/09)
All-Around: 39.275 (at New Hampshire, 2/24/08)


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