Chayse

Capps

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Height: 5'2"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Plano, Texas
High School: Homeschool
Club: Infinite Bounds

Bio

 
Vault
Bars
Beam
Floor
All-Around
2014 9.95 - 9.975 9.925 -
2015 9.95 - 9.975 9.9 -
2016 9.925 9.95 10.0 9.975 39.775
2017 9.925 9.9 10.0 9.975 39.700
Career Highs
9.95
9.95
10.0
9.975
39.775

2017 (SENIOR)
Three-Time 2017 All-American … First-Team All-American (vault, beam) … Second-Team All-American (all-around) … NACGC/W First-Team All-American (all-around, beam) … NACGC/W Second-Team All-American (floor) … Selected as one of four nominees for Honda Sport Award … Named a finalist for AAI Award, recognizing the top senior gymnast in the country … Three-time All-Big 12 (all-around, beam, floor) … 2017 Big 12 Gymnast of the Year … Big 12 Co-Beam and All-Around Champion … Academic All-Big 12 First Team … Four-time Big 12 Gymnast of the Week (Jan. 9, Jan. 16, Feb. 27, March 6) … Earned 14 event titles, including seven on beam … Competed the all-around in 14 of OU's 15 meets … Posted the second 10.0 of her career on beam to clinch the Sooners' win at Michigan on March 4.

2016 (JUNIOR)
Five-time 2016 All-American … First-Team All-American (All-Around, Bars, Beam, Floor) … Second-Team All-American (Vault) … Second Sooner in program history to grab five All-America accolades in one season, joining Kelly Garrison (1988) … National Runner-Up in the all-around, scoring a 39.6125 in NCAA Semifinal II … NCAA individual event finishes: Tied ninth on vault (9.9), tied fourth on bars (9.9), tied fourth on beam (9.9125), tied fourth on floor (9.9) ... NACGC/W Regular Season First-Team All-American (all-around, bars, beam) … South Central Region Gymnast of the Year ... NCAA Iowa City Regional All-Around Champion (39.550), Vault Champion (9.9) and Co-Beam Champion (9.9) ... Three-time All-Big 12 (all-around, bars, beam) … Academic All-Big 12 … Big 12 Co-Gymnast of the Year … Big 12 All-Around Champion … Big 12 Co-Beam Champion … Set program record with a 39.775 in the all-around on Feb. 5 (previous high was 39.700) … Posted first 10.0 of her career on beam on Feb. 5 … Four-time Big 12 Gymnast of the Week (Feb. 2, Feb. 9, Feb. 16, March 15) … First season competing in both the all-around and on bars … Earned a team-high 24 individual titles, including at least one on every event … Had 10 beam titles and eight all-around titles.

2015 (SOPHOMORE)
First-team All-American on beam, scoring a 9.9125 in individual event finals to finish fourth overall ... Second-team All-American (vault) ... Asserted her status as one of the nation's top beam workers, owning seven weeks ranked No. 1 on the event and six straight from Feb. 9 - March 16 ...  Two-time All-Big 12 (vault, beam) ... NACGC first-team All-American (beam) ... Academic All-Big 12 ... Big 12 Gymnast of the Week (Feb. 11) ... Big 12 beam co-champion (9.975) ... Ten event titles in 2015, including a team-best five on balance beam and five more on vault ... Tied her career-best of 9.975 on beam at the Big 12 Championship to tie for first ... Earned 13 scores of 9.9-plus on beam ... Tied her career-high of 9.95 on vault twice in mid-February ... Featured in Sports Illustrated ‘Faces in the Crowd' on Feb. 23, 2015 after posting 9.95s on beam and vault at Iowa State ... Earned a season-high 9.9 on floor in the lead-off position at the Big 12 Championship meet ... One of only six gymnasts in the nation to earn a 9.975 or higher on beam in 2015.

2014 (FRESHMAN)
First-team All-American (beam) ... Tied for eighth on beam at individual event finals (9.8625) ... Big 12 Newcomer of the Year ... NACGC second-team All-American (beam) ... All-Big 12 (beam, floor) ... Four event titles in 2014 ... Six-time Big 12 Newcomer of the Week (Jan. 15, Georgia; Jan. 28, Arizona; Feb. 11, LSU; Feb. 17, Metroplex Challenge; March 4, Illinois; March 18, Arkansas) ... Posted her career-high vault score of 9.95 against No. 3 LSU on Feb. 9 ... Tied her career-high vault score at Super Six finals ... Earned a 9.975 on beam at the Metroplex Challenge on Feb. 15 to win the event title ... NCAA Minneapolis Regional co-champion on beam ... Earned her career-high floor score of 9.925 twice ...  Ranked as high as No. 8 nationally on beam ... Only freshman in the country to finish the regular season ranked in the top 10 on beam ... One of only seven gymnasts nationally to post a 9.975 or higher on beam in 2014.

CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL
Level 10 gymnast ... Competed at Infinite Bounds under the instruction of Cindy Dove, Tiffany Chandler and Larry McDonough ... Took fourth nationally on vault in the Senior B division at the 2013 JO National Championships ... Aided Region III to team gold in the Senior B division at 2013 JO Nationals ... Finished in the top five in the all-around (tie-second), floor (third), bars (third) and beam (fourth) at the 2013 Region III Championships ... Two-time Texas State Champion on vault (2011, 2013) and floor (2011, 2012) ... Was the national runner-up on vault at the 2012 JO National Championships ... Earned third on vault and fifth on beam and in the all-around at the 2012 Region III Championships ... Took eighth on beam at the 2011 JO National Championships ... 2011 Region III Champion on floor and runner-up on vault and beam.

PERSONAL
Full name is Chayse Nicole Capps ... Parents are Ken and Melanie Capps ... Majoring in health and exercise science at OU ... Also recruited by Illinois, Arizona, Denver and Utah.

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