As a Freshman (2015): Competed on vault and bars in all 13 meets…recorded a career-high 9.900 on vault at the Big Ten Championship (3/21)…tallied a career-high 9.900 on bars at Iowa (1/30)…recorded a score of 9.775 or higher on vault in 12 meets…tallied a 9.800 or higher on bars in nine meets…tied for fifth on vault at the Big Ten Championship (3/21)…tied for 12th on bars at the NCAA Regional (4/8)…named Big Ten Specialist of the Week during the week of Feb. 2…won the bars title against Iowa (1/30).
Before Maryland: Competed at Metroplex Gymnastics in Allen, Tx. For two years… placed eighth on vault, fourth on floor, fourth on bars and eighth in all-around competition at the 2014 Junior Olympic National competition… placed second in the all-around competition at the 2014 Texas State Championships… placed first on bars and beam at the Anna Brashear Memorial Invitational.
Personal: Abigal Epperson… attended Allen High School in Allen, Tx…. parents are Mike and Lisa Epperson… has an older brother Austin… both parents were gymnasts at Nebraska… brother Austin is currently a gymnast for Nebraska… chose Maryland for the team dynamic and the coaching staff… criminal justice major.
EPPERSON'S CAREER HIGHS
Vault: 9.900 (at Big Ten Championship, 3/21/15)
Bars: 9.900 (at Iowa 1/30/15)