Maryland earns only perfect score of the evening
Kaufmann honored with NCATA Academic Award
Maryland will head to Fairmont State for regular season finale Friday
Terps score 58.48 for highest tumbling event score in history
Maryland scores 290.560 for best overall score in NCATA history
At Maryland: Member of 2009 Cheersport championship team and NCA second place team ... earned Most Improved award at the team's 2009 banquet...also on 2010 NCA National Grand Championship team and Cheersport runner-up team...named to ACC's Academic Honor Roll in 2010...in 2010-11, won event championship in the quad pass...competed in the quad tumbling pass heat in all 10 meets...group earned NCATA record score of 9.22 at Quinnipiac (March 26)...member of team that went 8-0 during the regular season and advanced to NCATA championship...in 2011-12, won event national championships in the 6-element acro heat and the synchronized toss heat...member of team that went 8-1 during regular season and advanced to second straight NCATA championship in 2011-12.
Before Maryland: Cheered for Twisters F5 ... team won world championships in 2005 ... team earned third at worlds in 2006 and 2008 and fourth in 2007 ... won NCA and Cheersport nationals with F5 in 2006 ... graduated in Top 5 percent of senior class ... earned Maryland Distinguished Scholar Honorable Mention in 2008 ... was on her high school's diving team throughout high school.
Personal: Lindsey Taylor Kaufmann ... parents are Sara and Bruce Kaufmann ... has two brothers, Jake and Matthew ... nickname is Lindz ... did gymnastics between the ages of four and eight ... kinesiology major.