KIM TESSEN

Senior • 5' 1"

Orem, Utah
Mountain View HS
All-American Gymnastics

Utah Career Highlights

  • 2018 All-Pac-12 Conference
  • 2 career victories
  • Has hit 56-61 career routines
  • 12 career 9.90 or better scores
  • Two-time WCGA Scholastic All-American
  • Two-time Pac-12 All-Academic

2019 Season (Junior)

  • Starter on vault and bars
  • Hit 25-27 routines
  • Career high 9.925 on bars at Pac-12 Championship
  • Season high 9.90 on vault twice
  • Honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic
  • Athletic Director’s Honor Roll

2018 Season (Sophomore)

  • 2nd-team All-Pac-12 Conference on vault
  • 2 victories (both on vault)
  • Hit 24-27 routines
  • 9.95 career high on vault and 9.90 high on bars (3 times)
  • WCGA Scholastic All-American
  • Honorable mention Pac-12 All-Academic
  • Dean's List and Athletic Director's Honor Roll

2017 Season (Freshman)

  • Missed the final 11 meets with an injury
  • Starter 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
  • WCGA 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
  • Philosophy major
  • Full name is Kimberly Kay Xiusha Tessen
  • Born in China
Tessen's Career Highs
Vault 9.95 vs. Washington, Feb. 3, 2018
Bars 9.925 at Pac-12 Championship, Mar. 23, 2019
Floor 9.825 vs. BSU/DU/Illinois-Chicago, Jan. 20, 2017
  9.825 vs. Stanford, Feb. 18, 2019
Kim Tessen