KIM TESSEN

Sophomore • 5' 1"

Orem, Utah
Mountain View HS
All-American Gymnastics

Tessen's Career Highs
Vault 9.90 vs. BSU/DU/Illinois-Chicago, Jan. 20, 2017
Bars 9.85 vs. BSU/DU/Illinois-Chicago, Jan. 20, 2017
Floor 9.825 vs. BSU/DU/Illinois-Chicago, Jan. 20, 2017

Utah Career Highlights

  • Has a redshirt year available after missing most of last season
  • Has hit 7-7 career routines

2017 Season (Freshman)

  • Missed the final 11 meets with an injury
  • Was starting on three events at the time of her injury
  • Season highs on vault (9.90), bars (9.85) and floor (9.825)
  • Hit 7-7 routines
  • NACGC Scholar All-American
  • Dean’s List and Athletic Director’s Honor Roll

Prior to Utah

  • 2016 Junior Olympic National Team member
  • 1st on bars (tie), 2nd all-around and 5th on vault (tie) at the 2016 Junior Olympic National Championships (Senior E division)
  • 5th all-around at 2016 Nastia Liukin Cup
  • 2016 Region 1 all-around champion (Senior E)
  • Four top-10 finishes at the 2015 J.O. Nationals (Senior A division)
  • 2nd on vault and bars and 4th all-around at the 2015 Region 1 Championship
  • 6th on vault and 9th on bars at the 2012 J.O. nationals (Junior A)
  • 2012 Region 1 all-around champion (Junior A)
  • Trained at All-American Gymnastics
  • Club coaches: Jimmy Pratt and Dawn Johnson
  • Graduated from Mountain View High School
  • Member of National Honor Society

Personal

  • Daughter of Colleen and Chip Tessen
  • Sister Hannah
  • Has not declared a major
  • Full name is Kimberly Kay Xiusha Tessen
  • Born in China