INDIANAPOLIS, August 1, 2005 – 2005 U.S. Classic champion Nastia Liukin of Plano, Texas, 2005 U.S. Classic silver-medalist Jana Bieger of Coconut Creek, Fla., 2004 World Cup Finals uneven bars champion Chellsie Memmel of West Allis, Wis., and 2004 World Cup Final vault champion Alicia Sacramone of Winchester, Mass., headline the women’s field for the 2005 VISA CHAMPIONSHIPS in Indianapolis Aug. 10-13 at Conseco Fieldhouse.
List of women competitors (by state) for the 2005 Visa Championships
(as of 8/1/05)
NOTE: list shows gymnast’s name, her club and hometown; * denotes junior
*Monique De La Torre, Unattached, Glendale, Ariz.
Annie DiLuzio, Byers Gymnastics Center, Folsom, Calif
*Ivana Hong, Great American Gymnastic Express, Laguna Hills, Calif.
Allyse Ishino, Gliders, Santa Ana, Calif.
Ashley Jenkins, SCATS Gymnastics, Laguna Niguel, Calif.
Brittani McCullough, Southern California Elite Gymnastics Academy, Corona, Calif.
*Shantessa Pama, Gym-Max Gymnastics, Dana Point, Calif.
*Makayla Stambaugh, Byers Gymnastics Center, Citrus Heights, Calif.
Jana Bieger, Twisters Gymnastics Academy, Coconut Creek, Fla.
*Kyra Platt, Coast Elite Gymnastics Academy, Myers, Fla.
Kassi Price, Orlando Metro, Plantation, Fla.
Melanie Sinclair, Orlando Metro, Orlando, Fla.
*Shayla Worley, Orlando Metro, Orlando, Fla.
*Randi Lau, Hawaiian Island Twisters, Honolulu, Hawaii
Kristina Comforte, Illinois Gymnastics Institute, Burr Ridge, Ill.
Kelly Fee, Illinois Gymnastics Institute, St. Charles, Ill.
Anna Li, Aerial Gymnastics Club, Aurora, Ill.
*Elizabeth McNabb, Deveau’s School of Gymnastics, Fortville, Ind.
*Samantha Peszek, Deveau’s School of Gymnastics, McCordsville, Ind.
*Bridget Sloan, Sharp’s Gymnastics Academy, Pittsboro, Ind.
*Shawn Johnson, Chow’s Gymnastics & Dance Institute, DesMoines, Iowa
*Sarah DeMeo, Great American Gymnastic Express, Overland Park, Kan.
Jennifer Iovino, Hill’s, Olney, Md.
Alicia Sacramone, Brestyan’s American Gymnastics, Winchester, Mass.
*Rebecca Bross, World Olympic Gymnastics Academy, Ann Arbor, Mich.
Sarah Shire, Great American Gymnastic Express, Sweet Springs, Mo.
*Amy Borsellino, North Stars Gymnastics Academy, Boonton, N.J.
Kayla Hoffman, Rebound Gymnastics, Union, N.J.
*Bianca Flohr, FLYTZ USA Gymnastics, Creston, Ohio
Jacquelyn Johnson, Cincinnati Gymnastics Academy, Westchester, Ohio
Hilary Mauro, Cincinnati Gymnastics Academy, Westchester, Ohio
*Ashley Priess, Cincinnati Gymnastics Academy, Hamilton, Ohio
*Monica Shoji, Cincinnati Gymnastics Academy, Cincinnati, Ohio
*Cortni Beers, Krafft Academy of Gymnastics, Tulsa, Okla.
*Rachel York, Krafft Academy of Gymnastics, Broken Arrow, Okla.
Geralen Stackk-Eaton, Parkettes National Gymnastics Center, Horsham, Pa.
*Amber Trani, Parkettes National Gymnastics Center, Richlandtown, Pa.
Grace Taylor, Aiken Gymnastics, Aiken, S.C.