Amani Herring
Birthdate: 2/19/2004
Program: Women's Artistic
Level: Junior
Current Residence: Montclair, NJ
Club: North Stars Gymnastics Academy
Head Coach: Ashley Umberger
Other Coaches: Faith Baranowski, Heather Moroz
About Amani Herring
Nickname: Mani
Birthplace: Ft.Lauderdale, FL
Hometown: Montclair, NJ
Personal Website:

Year in School: Freshman
Name of High School: Florida Virtual
High School Graduation Year: 2022
College Graduation Year: 2026
Year you began gymnastics: 2007
Favorite Event: Floor
How did you get involved in gymnastics: My mom was a gymnast and she placed me in a "little stars" gymnastics program in Miami
Favorite thing about gymnastics: My Teammates & the support I'm receiving from my coaches.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: I want to continue to learn more advanced skills, and I look forward to competing in college, hopefully with a scholarship!
Names of parents/guardians/spouse: Kim Herring & Marissa Herring
Names of sibling(s): Maori Herring (sister) and Tristan Herring (brother)
Family members in sports: Dad- football at Penn State, & was a (Ravens)former NFL super bowl xxxv champ, mom- former gymnast,college cheerleader (FSU) & NPC fitness competitor.Sister-Allstar cheerleader.Brother-Flag football
Interests Outside the Gym
Favorite school subject: English
Hobbies or favorite activities: Photography and baking cookies
Favorite music: R&B/ Hip Hop
Favorite book(s): One of us is lying by Carol McManus
Favorite movie(s): Love Rosie
Favorite TV show(s): Vampire Diaries
Favorite Food: Sushi and Pasta
Charity Involvement: United against Poverty (2018 in Orlando), Volunteered with Johnny Damon foundation,Foundation assists local and national programs that provide leaders
Other sports involvement: 2015 Competed and won in The Tri-Fitness Challenge (Tampa) obstacle course, strength, speed and agility competition.
National Competition Results
  • 2020 Brestyans Las Vegas Invitational - 1st-VT,4th- UB, 2nd- FX, 2nd-AA
  • 2019 Nastia Liukin Cup, Greensboro, N.C. - 10th-AA (Jr. Div.)
  • 2018 2018 Level 9 Easterns Championships - 1st-VT,2nd-FX, 1st -AA
  • 2018 Region 8 l9/10 Regionals - 1st-VT,2nd-BM,2nd-FX, 1st-AA
  • 2018 2018 FL.State Championship 6,9,10 - 1st-VT,2nd-BM,2nd-FX, 1st-AA
  • 2018 City Of Lights - 1st-VT,1st-UB,1st-BM,1st-FX, 1st-AA
  • 2018 Pikes Peak Cup - 1st-VT,1st-UB,3rd-BM,2nd-FX, 1st-AA
  • 0000 Christmas on the Chesapeake - 1st-VT, 2nd-UB,1st-BM,1st-FX, 1st- AA,
  • 0000 Parkettes - 3rd-VT, UB-3rd, 3rd-BM, 2nd-AA
International Competition Results
  • Women: AA = All Around | VT = Vault | UB = Uneven Bars | BB = Balance Beam | FX = Floor Exercise | (T) = Tie
  • Men: AA = All Around | FX = Floor Exercise | PH = Pommel Horse | SR = Still Rings | VT = Vault | PB = Parallel Bars | HB = Horizontal Bars | (T) = Tie
  • Rhythmic: AA = All Around | RP = Rope | HP = Hoop | BA = Ball | CL = Clubs | RB = Ribbon | (T) = Tie
  • Acro: DY = Dynamic | BL = Balance | AA = All Around
  • T&T: TR = Trampoline | TU = Tumbling | DM = Double Mini | SY = Synchronized Trampoline