|Hometown:||Winter Garden, Fla.|
|High School:||Dr. Phillips|
2009: Competed on uneven bars in 13 meets ... secured season-best scores on bars during a quad-meet at West Virginia (1/31) and during a tri-meet with North Carolina and Temple (3/6) ... competed on bars during the NCAA Northeast Regional Championships (4/4) ... secured four top-seven finishes on bars ... persevered through injuries throughout the season ... recipient of the Iron Terp and Timex awards at the team banquet ... named to the EAGL All-Academic team for the third consecutive season.
2008: Competed on uneven bars in all 12 meets, vault in 11 meets and balance beam in one meet ... notched season-high scores of 9.750 for vault (vs. PSU, Nebraska & Rutgers, 3/21) and 9.800 for uneven bars (vs. Mich, Pitt & Temple, 3/15) ... named to EAGL All-Academic team for the second consecutive season.
2007: Competed on vault and uneven bars in the first seven meets before suffering an injury ... co-recipient of Timex Award at team's banquet ... .named the EAGL All-Academic team.
Before Maryland: Member of Orlando Metro Gymnastics ... placed sixth on vault at the 2004 Junior Olympic Nationals ... Level 10 regional vault and all-around champion in 2005 ... Level 10 regional vault and bar champion in 2004.
Personal: Daughter of Monte and Annie Meeks ... has two sisters, Karly (24) and Summer (18) ... competed for same club (Orlando Metro) as teammate Brandi George ... member of Spanish and Social Studies Honor Societies ... student at the Center for International Studies magnet program at her school ... chose Maryland over Michigan State and Ohio State ... an international business and marketing major.
MEEKS' CAREER HIGHS
Vault: 9.750 (at Penn State with Nebraska and Rutgers, 3/21/08)
Bars: 9.825 (at New Hampshire, 2/17/07)
Beam: 9.550 (at North Carolina with New Hampshire and William & Mary, 3/1/08)