Gymnasts Name:  Mia Takekawa

2019 Graduate Competed as a Level 9 in 2015

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Current School: Mira Loma High School, Sacramento, CA

GPA : 4.2

Competing for: Byers Gymnastics Roseville

Coaches Names: Rhonda Hawkins and JD MacDonald

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Parents Names: Lynn Yempuku and Paul Takekawa

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2015 Event Start Values and Personal Best - Competed level 9

Vault Pike Start Value 9.7 High Score 9.45

Bars - Start Value 10.0 High Score 9.725

Beam - Start Value 10.0 High Score 9.55

Floor - Start Value 10.0 High Score 9.475

All Around - 37.675

Competing skills 2015 Season Level 9

Vault - Yurchenko Pike

Bars - Giant 1/2 to front giant 1/2 to shoot over,  double tuck dismount

Beam - Flip flop layout step out, switch leap-straddle 1/2, side aerial, flip flop gainer full off the side

Floor - 1 1/2 twist, front layout front pike, full twist

New Skills for 2016 Season Level 10

Vault - Yurchenko Layout

Bars - shaposhnikova giant full to double tuck

Beam - Side aerial to flip flop, switch 1/2 turn to straddle jump, gainer full dismount

Floor - double tuck,  front layout to front full, 1 1/2 twist to front pike

Season Highlights:

2015 State Championships: vault 9th, bars 5th, beam 10th, floor 7th, All Around 7th

2015 Regional Championships: bars 5th, floor 5th, All Around 7th

2015 Western Championships: bars 4th, floor 7th

Coach’s Note: Mia has a great personality and a great sense of humor.  She likes to laugh and is always happy and joking.  She has a beautiful line and works hard to improve her strength and power on vault and floor. We expect great gymnastics from her this season.