1999: Named EAGL Rookie of the Year … unanimous selection to All-EAGL first team for all-around … first team All-EAGL selection on bars, beam and floor … second team All-EAGL selection on vault … closed the season ranked No. 8 in the nation for all-around and No. 7 on beam … qualified for NCAA Championships and finished 10th in the all-around for session one and finished 26th overall with a score of 38.875 … nominee for NCAA Outstanding Sportsperson of the Year … at the NCAA Championships she tied for 18th on beam (9.750) and 20th on bars (9.725) … scored 9.700 on vault and floor at NCAA Championships, placing in ties for 27th and 32nd place … finished sixth in the all-around at the Southeast Region Championships with a 38.950 … tied for third on bars at the Southeast Region Championships with a 9.825 … received EAGL Gymnast of the Week on three occasions … tied for second place on beam at the EAGL Championships with a score of 9.925 … scored a 9.875 on floor at the EAGL championships to place third … finished in seventh place on vault at the EAGL Championships with a 9.775 … broke the all-time all-around record four times … recorded the all-time high score on bars three times, the all-time high on floor twice and the all-time high on beam once … all-around personal best score of 39.425 against then-No. 15 Florida, George Washington and Rhode Island, marked the highest all-around score in the EAGL for the season … recorded four of the top five all-time high scores for the all-around in school history .. registered three of the top five all-time bars scores in school history … competed in all 13 of the Terps' meets for all-around … has recorded scores of 39.150 or better in six meets … won the all-around competition in five meets, including three consecutive meets on Feb. 26 against Towson, Feb. 28 against then-No. 7 Nebraska, then-No. 8 Arizona State and California, and March 6 at the Wolfpack Invitational … recorded the second highest all-around score of her career, a 39.400, against Towson on Feb. 26 … scored a career-high 9.900 on bars in three consecutive meets on Feb. 28 against then-No. 7 Nebraska, then-No. 8 Arizona State and California, March 6 at the Wolfpack Invitational, and March 13 against then-No. 15 Florida, George Washington and Rhode Island … in her first collegiate meet on Jan. 9, against Radford, she won the all-around, vault, beam and bars events with scores of 39.150, 9.800, a career-high 9.950, and 9.725, respectively … scored a 9.825 or better on bars in eight of Maryland's 13 meets … placed in the top three finishers on bars in 10 of Maryland's 13 meets including three event titles, five second place finishes and two third place finishes … took the vault title in three meets … finished in the top spot on beam in three meets and in second place twice … member of the EAGL All-Academic team with a team-best 4.0 GPA.
Personal: Born Feb. 26, 1980 … daughter of Donna and Raymond Cote … member of Maryland's honors program … received the Presidential Scholarship … honor student every year in high school … chose Maryland over Yale, George Washington, William & Mary, and North Carolina … has two brothers: Daniel (22) and Pierce (14), and one sister, Clare (17) … majoring in classics.
1999 Season Highs: Vault - 9.825; Uneven Bars - 9.9 Balance Beam - 9.950; Floor - 9.900; All-Around - 39.425
Career Highs: Vault - 9.825; Uneven Bars - 9.900; Balance Beam - 9.950; Floor - 9.9; All-Around - 39.425