Dec. 4, 2014 – Erin Jauch of Crystal Lake, Ill./Fox Valley Tumbling and Trampoline and Austin White of Newport Coast, Calif./World Elite Gymnastics, have been nominated for the U.S. Olympic Committee’s November Female and Male Athletes, respectively. Fans can vote by clicking here. Voting ends Monday, Dec. 8 at 2 p.m. ET.
Jauch won the women’s double-mini gold medal at the FIG World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships, held Nov. 7-9 in Daytona Beach, Florida. Jauch performed a double pike half out to layout full-full first pass for a score of 35.700. With the title on the line, Jauch nailed a Rudi-out to layout full-twisting double back. She earned another 35.700 and 71.400.
Capturing the third silver medal of his career, White finished second in the men’s double mini-trampoline final at the FIG World Trampoline and Tumbling Championships, held Nov. 7-9 in Daytona Beach, Florida. White scored the highest single pass ever recorded in double-mini with 41.200 points for a total of 77.500 point overall.