Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Kristen Schmieder
Kristen Schmieder


Tucson, Ariz

High School:
Sabino H. S.



Arizona 2008-Competed in ten meets on bars and contributed on beam in one meet ... Notched a 9.600 on bars and a 9.650 on beam while setting her personal best against NC State/Alaska (1/11) ... Notched a 9.725 while setting a career high on bars against Arizona State (2/15) ... Earned a 9.675 against UCLA (2/22) ... Scored a solid 9.700 against Kentucky (3/7) ... Notched a 9.625 on bars against Denver (3/15)...
Club Experience

Tumbleweeds Gymnastics

Club/High School: Competed for coach Kim Bird for eight years at Tumbleweeds Gymnastics... Was a three time Regional qualifier (2005, 2006, and 2007)...Placed seventh on beam at 2006 Regional ... 2007 National Qualifier... 2007 state beam champion... Placed seventh on beam at the 2007 Junior Olympic Championships.

Personal: Daughter of Joe and Nancy Schmieder... Both parents work as pool business owners... Also has brother Joey (23), and sisters Heidi (24), and Amanda (20)... She was born in Tucson, Ariz., on Dec. 2, 1988... Attended Sabino High School... Was a part of the National Honor Society and the Spanish National Honor Society... Career ambition is to become and architect due to interest in design... Enjoys spending time with friends and soaking up life.