Brenna

Dowell

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Height: 5'3"
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Odessa, Mo.
High School: Odessa H.S.
Club: GAGE

Bio

 
Vault
Bars
Beam
Floor
All-Around
2015 9.925 10.0 - 9.975 -
2017 9.975 9.95 - 9.925 -
2018 10.0 9.95 - 9.95 -
Career Highs 10.0  10.0 - 9.975 -
2018 (JUNIOR)
Co-Individual National Champion on vault with a 9.9375….First-team All-American (vault)…Second-team All-American (floor)…NACGC/W First-Team All-American (vault)…NACGC/W Second-Team All-American (floor)…2018 Big 12 Co-Floor Champion…Two-time All-Big 12 honoree (vault, floor) …Academic All-Big 12 First Team…scored a perfect 10.0 on vault against UCLA on Feb. 4…earned seven event titles, including five on vault and two on floor...named Big 12 Gymnast of the Week Jan. 16…recorded a 9.9 or higher on vault in 13 of 15 meets…Appeared in all 15 meets for the Sooners, competing vault, bars and floor in all meets…also exhibitioned on beam.
2017 (SOPHOMORE)
NACGC/W First-Team All-American (vault) … NACGC/W Second-Team All-American (bars) … All-Big 12 (vault) … Big 12 Co-Bars Champion … Academic All-Big 12 First Team … Appeared in all 15 meets for the Sooners, competing vault and bars 15 times and floor 14 times … Scored a career-high 9.975 on vault at the GymQuarters Mardi Gras Invitational on Feb. 17 … Tallied season highs of 9.95 on bars twice and 9.925 on floor three times … Earned nine event titles, including seven on vault and two on bars.
2016
Deferred for the season in order to pursue a spot on the U.S. Senior National Team for the World Championships ... Competed on the 2015 U.S. Women’s World Championships Team, helping the team win a gold medal ... Also participated at 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials.
2015 (FRESHMAN)
NCAA National Floor Exercise Runner-Up with a 9.950 in event finals ... First-team All-American (bars, floor) ... Finished 10th on bars in NCAA Event Finals with a 9.850 ... Arrived on campus in mid-November and quickly became a standout performer for Oklahoma as a true freshman ... 2015 Big 12 Newcomer of the Year ... Two-time NACGC All-American (first team, floor; second team, bars) ... Three-time All-Big 12 (vault, bars, floor) ... Six-time Big 12 Newcomer of the Week honoree (Jan. 20, Jan. 27, Feb. 3, Feb. 17, March 3, March 11) ... Eight event titles in 2015, including four on floor ... Became the first gymnast in the nation to post a perfect 10. 0 on uneven bars in 2015 on Jan. 23 against TWU and SEMO ... First true freshman in Oklahoma program history to earn a perfect 10.0 on any event ... Added a career-best 9.975 on floor the same night ... Earned a career-high 9.925 on vault at Illinois on Feb. 27 ... Posted a 9.95 on bars in the NCAA Semifinals in Fort Worth ... Earned 13 scores of 9.9 or better on floor throughout the season ... Posted 23 scores of 9.9-plus in her freshman season.
CLUB/HIGH SCHOOL
Senior international elite gymnast from Great American Gymnastics Express (GAGE) ... Trained under Al Fong and Armine Barutyan ... United States Senior National Team member ... Competed in multiple national and international competitions, including the AT&T American Cup, P&G Championships, U.S. Olympic Trials, Secret U.S. Classic, VISA Championships, Covergirl Classic and J.O. Nationals ... Took the silver medal in the all-around at the 2014 AT&T American Cup ... Snagged a fifth-place finish on bars at the 2014 P&G Championships ... 2013 World Championships team member and 2014 World Championships alternate ... Finished third in all-around competition and on bars and fifth on floor at the 2013 P&G Championships ... Took fifth in the all-around at a 2013 tri-meet between the United States, Germany and Romania ... Won team titles with the U.S. Senior National Team at the 2013 City of Jesolo Trophy in Italy and the 2010 Pan American Championships in Guadalajara, Mexico ... Won the individual all-around title at the 2012 Mexican Open in Acapulco, Mexico ... Finished eighth on bars and ninth in the all-around at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials ... High scores from pre-collegiate competition at senior international elite: all-around-57.200, vault-15.550, bars-15.400, beam-13.300, floor-14.300.
PERSONAL
Hails from Odessa, Mo. ... Parents are Michael and Carole Dowell ... Has three sisters: Carey, Lauren and Jacey...Majoring in economics.
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