Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Kristine Harper
Kristine Harper


Houston, Texas

High School:
The Tenney School



Honors and Awards:

2001: Mary Roby Academic Achievement Award (4.0 GPA)

2003: All-Pac-10 All-Academic (Second Team)

Collegiate Bests:

Uneven Bars: 9.000

Balance Beam: 9.875

Floor Exercise: 9.800

Arizona - 2003: Competed in every meet for the Wildcats in 2003, earning five top-five finishes... Finished with a 9.750 on beam at the South Central Regional Championships (4/12)... Scored a 9.750 on beam at the Pac-10 Championships (3/29)... Scored a 9.800 on floor at Denver (3/22)... Scored a career-high 9.925 on beam to finish fifth against Oklahoma (3/14)... Finished fifth on floor with a score of 9.875 at California (3/7)... Posted a 9.800 on floor against Stanford (2/28)... Posted a 9.775 on floor at UCLA (2/23)... Posted a career-best 9.825 on floor and competed on bars for the first time as a Wildcat against Utah (2/14)... Tied for fifth place on beam (9.250) at the Cat Classic individual championships (2/8)... Scored a 9.800 on beam at the Cat Classic (2/7)... Tied for third place on beam with a career-high score of 9.875 and posted a career-high 9.800 on floor against Arizona State (1/31)... Tallied a 9.725 on floor versus Washington and San Jose State (1/24)... Finished eighth on beam (9.725) against Oregon State (1/17)... Placed ninth on beam (9.775) at Minnesota (1/11).

Arizona - 2002: 2001 Mary Roby Academic Achievement Award recipient... Had one top-five finish during the regular season... Posted a score of 9.150 on beam at the 2002 National Championships in Tuscaloosa, Ala. (4/18)... Posted a score of 9.650 on beam at the South Central Regional Championships (4/6)... Tied for fifth on beam with a then-career-high 9.875 at the Pac-10 Championships (3/23)... Tied for 13th on beam with a score of 9.750 against Minnesota, Northern Illinois and Washington (3/14)... Finished 11th on beam (9.725) at Oklahoma (3/10)...Posted exhibition scores of 9.225 on beam and 8.750 on floor at Arizona State (3/1)... Tied for seventh on beam (9.750) at Oregon State (2/15)...Tied for 15th on beam (8.800) at Stanford (2/1)... Placed 12th on beam (8.925) and finished 10th on floor (9.700) against UCLA (1/25)... Performed exhibition on bars (8.975), finished eighth on beam with a then-season-high 9.850 and tied for ninth on floor (9.775) at Utah (1/18)... Performed exhibition on bars (8.575), finished 11th on beam (9.400) and tied for seventh on floor (9.750) against Boise State and Brown (1/11)... Finished seventh on beam (9.675) and tied for eighth on floor with a career-high 9.800 in her debut at the Maui Invitational (1/4).

Club/ High School: Attended The Tenney School, in Houston, Texas... High School Valedictorian (4.0 GPA for 5 years in a row)... Seven-year member of Brown's Gymnastics under coaches Deanna Parnish, Debbie Kaitschuck and Luan Luankov... Finished seventh on beam, 15th in the all-around and 12th on vault at the 2001 national meet... Seventh- place finish in the all-around and second place vault and floor finish at the 2001 state championships... Second- place bar finish, and third place finish in the all-around and vault at the 2001 regional championships... 1999 fourth place regional finish in the all-around, and 23rd all-around finish at the 1999 national championships.