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Ali Stakem
Other Position: All-Around
Height: 5'4"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Gaithersburg, Md.
High School: Magruder HS

2014: Competed bars at ASU for a counting score of 9.575 (2/22) … Participated in five bars exhibition routines … earned a career high 9.825 at the Metroplex Challenge exhibition (2/15).

2013: Sat out due to injury.

2012: Competed in bars as exhibition against Oregon State (1/20) and BYU (2/17) earning scores of 9.450 and 9.650, respectively … Competed in the floor exhibition at TWU earning a 9.575 (2/3) … Participated in the floor exhibition against Washington for a 9.675 (2/24).

2011: Competed bars as exhibition at UtahState (1/14) … Competed bars as exhibition against ASU (1/21) … Sat out the remainder of the season with a shoulder injury.

Club/High School: Competed for Hill’s Gymnastics under Kelli Hill for 13 years … Competed at Level 9 Easterns … Competed as a level 10 gymnast for four years … Took small period of retirement from gymnastics in high school, went on to become UA gymnastics manager … Joined the UA gymnastics team in 2010.

Personal: Daughter of Marty Stakem … Has older brother, Ricky … Grew up in Gaithersburg, Md. and attended Magruder High School … Majoring in communication with a sports management.