Maryland posts second-best finish at NCAAs
Maryland earns NCAA regionals bid for fifth straight season
Krikorian earns gold on vault
After winning a program-record 10 EAGL meets this season, Maryland looks for the league title Saturday
Giameo, Cofsky, Manzi Bring Home League Awards
As a Senior (2013): Ranked 20th nationally ... competed on vault, beam and floor in all 12 meets ... set new season-highs on vault and beam with 9.925s against NC State, New Hampshire and Towson (2/8) ... earned EAGL Specialist of the Week honors for second consecutive week for performance against North Carolina (1/26) ... earned 9.900s on vault and floor against Pitt, Cornell and Temple (1/19) and received EAGL Specialist of the Week honors ... tied a career-high 9.825 on beam against NC State (1/11).
As a Junior (2012): Competed on vault, beam and floor in all 13 meets, and on bars and the all-round in two meets ... named to the All-EAGL vault and floor first teams ... won the gold medal on floor at the EAGL Championships and tied for first on vault ... led the team with a 9.895 RQS on vault and was second on the squad with a 9.855 RQS on floor ... tied the fourth-best performance all-time on floor with a 9.925 at the EAGL Championships ... scored a 9.850 or higher on floor in six meets ... tallied a 9.900 or higher on vault in five meets ... received the Team MVP and Leadership Award at the end of the season banquet.
As a Sophomore (2011): Competed in all 13 meets in at least one event, including all but three on vault and floor ... named to the First-Team All-EAGL team for vault ... at the team banquet, recipient of the Iron Terp Award ... placed fifth on vault at the NCAA Athens Regional ... earned top vault honors at the EAGL Championship with an event-best 9.900, her season high ... earned a 9.800 or higher on vault in the final eight meets.
As a Freshman (2010): Competed on vault in all 13 meets and floor in seven, including the last six straight ... tied the program's top vault score (9.950) in her second collegiate meet (Jan. 15) ... earned five scores of 9.900 or higher on vault, including in four out of the last five meets ... her 9.900 at NCAA Regionals (April 10) placed her at third in the event ... led the EAGL in vault for most of the year, which earned her a spot on the event's first team ... EAGL Second-Team All-Tournament in vault ... named EAGL Rookie of the Week three times (Jan. 19, March 16, March 23) ... won team's Rookie of the Year award, along with Cofsky, at team banquet.
Before Maryland: Competed at Wildfire Gymnastics in Tustin, Calif., for ten months and Gym-Max in Costa Mesa, Calif., for 12 years ... was on high school track team from 2006-09 ... team won the league championship all four years ... named MVP sprinter in 2008 and 2009 ... played junior varsity volleyball in 2005 ... did cheerleading in 2009 ... also on the honor roll and earned the prinicipal's award.
Personal: Daughter of Paul and Joanne Krikorian ... has two brothers, Danny and Tony, and one sister, Stacy ... before every meet she listens to music ... came to Maryland for the gymnastics team and her education ... also recruited by Michigan State ... criminology and criminal justice major.
KRIKORIAN'S CAREER HIGHS