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Class: Sr.
Hometown: Prosper, Texas
Height: 5-2
Sport: Gymnastics
Position: AA


Skilled gymnast … one of the most consistent gymnasts on the floor and should be one of the highlights in the lineup … only gymnast not to drop a score in 2013 season … coaches believe she could have three incredible routines on vault, beam and floor … expected to change vault structure … also owns a solid bars routine … wants to build on legacy of previous seniors … positive attitude helps keep spirits high in Cary Gym … enjoys representing WVU in her home state of Texas.

At West Virginia in 2013
• Competed on floor exercise in seven meets and earned 68.1 points
• Only gymnast to count toward team score in each meet she competed
• Tallied a season-best 9.825 on floor twice
• Scored 9.8 or better three times
• In just her second meet of 2013, scored a season-best 9.825 on floor against Michigan (2/24) and finished tied for 11th
• Matched her season-best floor score of 9.825 against Maryland (3/15)
• Floor RQS of 9.745 and season average of 9.729

At West Virginia in 2012
• Saw action on floor in all 13 meets and did not count a fall
• Earned 126.7 points
• Scored 9.8 or better five times and below 9.725 only twice
• Paced the team on floor and tied for third place at Michigan (2/3) with a 9.8
• Tallied a career-best 9.85 on floor against Arkansas (3/10) and finished fourth
• Finished second on the team on floor at the EAGL Championship (3/24) with a 9.825 score, her second-best mark of the season
• Floor RQS of 9.8 ranked No. 25 in Southeast region
• Floor average of 9.746 was third best on team

At West Virginia in 2011
• Competed in eight meets, all on floor, with one appearance in beam lineup, and earned 85.725 points
• EAGL All-Academic Team
• Scored 9.75 or better four times on floor
• Set career-best floor mark with 9.8 score against North Carolina (2/26)
• Paced team on floor and finished third overall at Arkansas (3/4) with second straight 9.8 score
• Floor RQS of 9.66 and season average of 9.566

Club Gymnastics
• Level 10 gymnast out of World Olympic Gymnastics Academy (WOGA) under coaches Yevgeny Marchencko and Laurie Dix
• Club gym has produced numerous collegiate gymnasts, as well as Olympic Gold medalists Nastia Liukin and Carly Patterson
• Scored 9.7 or better on floor several times in Junior Olympic program
• Finished fourth in all-around at 2010 regional championships and qualified for Junior Olympics National Championships
• First place, beam and floor, at the 2009 WOGA Classic

• Daughter of David and Mendy Bristol
• Has one brother and one sister
• Birthday is May 17
• NCA All-Star cheerleader and cheer team captain at Prosper High
• Majoring in broadcast journalism
• Big 12 Commissioner’s Honor Roll
• Garrett Ford Academic Honor Roll

Makenzie Bristol’s Career Highs Balance Beam 9.2 vs. North Carolina 2/26/11 Floor Exercise 9.85 vs. Arkansas 3/10/12

Makenzie Bristol’s Career Statistics
Year	Meets	AA	Total Points
2013	7	0	68.1
2012	13	0	126.7
2011	8	0	85.725
Totals	28	0	280.525 

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