Program: Women's Artistic
Current Residence: Centerburg, OH
Club: Buckeye Gymnastics
Head Coach: Kittia Carpenter
Other Coaches: Li Li,Christian Gallardo, and
Birthplace: North East, PA
Hometown: Centerburg, OH
Year in School: 8th
High School Graduation Year: 2017
Year you began gymnastics: 2002
Favorite Event: It changes a lot!
How did you get involved in gymnastics: All of my siblings were in gymnastics when they were little and loved it! I had a ton of energy when I was little and loved being dangerous so everyone in my family thought I would benefit from the sport.
Favorite thing about gymnastics: The feeling you get after hitting a perfect routine.
What are your goals for gymnastics?: To make it on the National Team.
Names of parents/guardians: Cheryl and Bret Swartzentruber
Names of sibling(s): Jared, Jillian, and Joel
Family members in sports: Jared (cyclist); Jillian (horse back rider); Joel (track/ cross country)
Interests Outside the Gym
Favorite school subject: Art
Hobbies or favorite activities: crocheting, making bracelets, and doing people's hair
Favorite music: Fancheska Battastelli
Favorite book(s): Blue Balliet's Calder Game Series
Favorite movie(s): Pitch Perfect
Favorite TV show(s): NCIS
Favorite Food: Hommade Gluten-Free Pad Thai
Charity Involvement: Equine Assisted Therapy of Centerburg Ohio
Other sports involvement: Horse-back riding and Soccer
National Competition Results
Nastia Liukin Cup, Worcester, Mass. -