Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Miranda Russell
Position: All-Around
Height: 5'4"
Year: Redshirt Senior
Hometown: Oshkosh, Wis
High School: Oshkosh West

Arizona 2010: Competed 13 meets for the Wildcats...was an asset to the bar team...earned 1st Team All-Conference for Scholastic Achievement...posted a 9.800 on bars against Stanford (1/17)...earned a score of 9.825 against Arizona State (1/24)...tied for first with a new career high of 9.850 on bars in the home opener against California (1/29)...earned a 9.800 on bars at Alabama (2/19)...received a bar score of 9.775 at the Master's Classic (2/28)...tied for second on bars with a 9.800 against Washington (3/5)...won bars with a 9.825 against Minnesota (3/12)...scored a 9.825 Pac-10 Championships (3/27)...posted a 9.775 at the NCAA Regional Championships (4/10)...

Arizona 2009:Competed two meets all-around...earned a 9.775 on beam and a 37.475 all-around in the season opener against Minnesota (1/10)...placed first on beam with a 9.75,scored 9.775 on floor and earned an all-around score of 38.475 against UCLA (1/18)...scored a 9.75 on vault and a 9.725 on bars against Oregon St. (1/23)...suffered a torn ACL the third event of the third home meet and was out for the rest of the season...

Arizona 2008:Competed in all thirteen meets this season ... Ten of the thirteen competed in the all-around competition ... Set a personal best record against NCState/Alaska meet (1/11) on the bars with a 9.825 ... Notched a 9.850 on vault against Illinois-Chicago (2/9) tying her personal best score ... Earned a solid 9.800 on floor and a 38.875 in the all-around against Arizona State (2/15) ... Notched a 9.825 on vault against UCLA (2/22) ... Matched her career high on vault and placed 2nd with a 9.850, placed second on bars with a 9.850 while tying her personal best, took second on beam with a 9.825, set a career high on floor with a 9.875, and set a career high in the all-around with a 39.400 against Washington (2/29) ... Notched a 9.875 on bean at Kentucky (3/7) ... Earned a 9.825 on floor against Denver (3/15) ... Placed second on vault with a 9.800, took fifth on bars with a 9.825, won beam with a 9.825, took third on floor with a 9.825, and placed second in the all-around with a 39.275 against BYC/CSU Fullerton (3/21) ... Notched a solid 9.800 on beam, earned a 9.775 on floor, and scored a 39.050 in the all-around at the Pac-10 Championships (3/29) ... Earned a 9.800 on vault and floor at the Regional competition (4/12) ... Arizona 2007 - Completed the season with a 9.700 on bars and a 9.800 on beam at the NCAA South Central Championships (4/14)... Notched a 9.675 on bars, a 9.775 on beam, and 8.700on floor at the Pac-10 Championship... Totaled a 38.600 in the all-around at BYU, with individual scores of 9.775 on vault, 9.800 on bars, 9.800 on beam and 9.225 on floor (3/23) ... Won a share of her first career beam title with a career-high 9.900 as she totaled a 39.250 in home quad-meet (3/16). Added individual scores of 9.700 on vault, 9.800 on bars and 9.800 on floor ... Totaled a 39.075 in the all-around, with individual scores of 9.825 on vault, and 9.775s on bars, beam and floor at N.C. State (3/9) ... Totaled a 38.900 in the all-around at California (3/2), with individual marks of 9.600 on vault, 9.775 on bars, 9.750 on beam and 9.775 on floor ... Totaled a career high in the all-around with a 38.775 against Arizona State (2/23). Notched individual marks of 9.700 on vault, 9.700 on bars, 9.750 on beam and 9.800 on floor ... Competed in the all-around for the first time in her collegiate career against Stanford (2/16). She made her official debut on vault, tallying a 9.850 to share second-place honors. She matched her career high on bars with a 9.775 and she shattered her previous career high of 9.800 on floor with a 9.875 to share third place on floor ... Matched her then-season high with a 9.775 on bars, placing fourth, and added a earned a share of second on floor with a 9.775 at Washington (2/9) ... Tied for third on floor with a career-high 9.850 against Minnesota (2/2) and added a 9.700 on bars ... Set career highs on bars (9.775), beam (9.675) and floor (9.800) in McKale Center debut against Oregon State (1/26) ... Turned in a score of 9.725 on floor at UCLA (1/21) ... Made her collegiate debut in season-opening meet at No. 22 Michigan State, while competing in three events (1/12)... Earned scores of 9.575 on bars, 9.150 on beam and 9.775 on floor.

Club/High School: Long-time member of Oshkosh Gymnastics Center ... Region 7 all-around champion in 2006 ... Captured the Wisconsin state all-around championship in 2005 and 2006 ... Graduated with highest honors.

Personal: Double Major in Spanish and Political Science at Arizona ... Would like to attend law school after graduation ...The daughter of Dave and Debbie Russell, who both graduated from the University of Wisconsin at Oshkosh ... Both parents are gymnastics instructors, and competed at UW-Oshkosh in college ... has a younger sister, Dusti who will be starting her freshman year as a gymnast at the University of Minnesota ... Enjoys reading, knitting, crocheting, swimming and many other outdoor activities ... Also recruited by Penn State, Minnesota and Missouri ... Full name is Miranda Jo Russell ... Born on January 5, 1988, in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.