2001 Goodwill Games U.S. Team Update: Orlando to Compete on Floor Exercise
posted on 08/24/2001

Indianapolis - Tia Orlando (Souderton, Pa.), the 2001 Floor Exercise Junior National Champion, has been added to the U.S. Goodwill Games roster. Orlando replaces three-time Junior National Champion Kristal Uzelac (Johnstown, Pa.) who slightly sprained her left knee during a training session at Parkettes Gymnastics Thursday. An MRI showed no structural damage.


The Goodwill Games are August 29-September 9 in Brisbane, Australia. Following is the U.S. Team roster:

Men

NAME BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB
Jason Furr 8/16/79 Woodbridge, Va. Team Texaco-Houston
Stephen McCain 1/9/74 Houston, Texas Team Texaco-USOTC
Brett McClure 1/19/81 Mill Creek, Wash. Team Texaco-USOTC
Sean Townsend 1/20/79 Houston, Texas Team Texaco-Houston

Women

NAME BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB
Carly Patterson 2/4/88 Baton Rouge, La. World Olympic Gymnastics
Tia Orlando 2/18/88 Souderton, Pa. Parkettes
Hollie Vise 12/6/87 Dallas, Texas World Olympic Gymnastics
Kaitlin White 10/6/86 Allen, Texas World Olympic Gymnastics

Rhythmic

NAME BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB
Jessica Howard 2/4/84 Jacksonville, Fla. International Rhythmic

Trampoline

NAME BIRTHDATE HOMETOWN CLUB
Ryan Weston 2/9/80 Pocatello, Idaho Elite Performance
Erin Maguire 11/11/81 Pocatello, Idaho Elite Performance