Maryland earns only perfect score of the evening
Maryland will head to Fairmont State for regular season finale Friday
Terps score 58.48 for highest tumbling event score in history
At Maryland: Member of the 2009 Cheersport championship team and NCA second place team...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, event champion in the trio pass...competed in the trio tumbling pass heat in all 10 meets...group earned NCATA record score of 8.97 vs. Oregon (March 24)...also competed in the compulsory tumbling heat in all 10 meets...member of team that went 8-0 during the regular season and advanced to NCATA championship...member of team that went 8-1 during regular season and advanced to second straight NCATA championship in 2011-12.
Before Maryland: Cheered for South Jersey Storm ... was named Top All American at an NCA camp in 2006 ... was named Top Tumbler at an NCA Camp in 2007 ... team won Cheersport nationals and a paid bid to Worlds in 2007 ... team won seventh place at Worlds in 2008 ... was on the honor roll throughout high school ... was on the Principal's List in 2008 ... was named Student of the Month in 2007.
Personal: Alexandra Yannelli ... parents are Rich and Tina Yannelli ... has one sister, Adrianna ... father played football at Kutztown University ... enjoys baking and worked as camp counselor ... chose Maryland because it offers a good education and opportunities ... psychology major.