Junior Rachel Fincham scored a 9.9 on bars to tie for first in the event and advance to the Women's Collegiate National Championships
NC State will look to finish among the top-two teams on Saturday to claim an automatic berth to the National Championships
Seniors Brooke Barr and Jess Panza record 9.875s along with junior Rachel Fincham
Head Coach Mark Stevenson has been named EAGL Coach of the Year
Senior Brooke Barr claims EAGL Specialist of the Week honors for the second time this season
2011: Named All-EAGL first team on vault after three first place finishes, and seven podium finishes on the event during the season... Season-high on vault came against UCLA with a 9.9 for a third place showing... Added one first place on beam, a 9.75 at Sweetheart, and another with a 9.9 floor routine at Minnesota which earned an EAGL Specialist of the Week honor... Posted a 12th place floor exercise at the NCAA Southeast Regional with a 9.8... Third on the team with 13 total podium finishes... EAGL All-Academic honoree.
2010: Named All-EAGL first team on vault and second team on beam, floor, and all-around ... Earned EAGL Specialist of the Week honors three times ... Took first place honors in all-around against Florida ... Posted 9.9 two times on the season, both team-highs at the Metroplex Challenge and at New Hampshire ... Scored the second-best floor exercise score of the season, a 9.925 twice at the EAGL Championship and at William & Mary ... Her 9.8 on beam at George Washington marked the fourth best routine of the year for the Wolfpack ... Led NC State in NCAA RQS on vault ... Tied for a team-high 28 podium finishes including 11 firsts, 11 seconds, and six thirds ... EAGL All-Academic honoree.
2009: Made an immediate impact as a freshman, earning All-EAGL first-team honors on vault and floor and leading EAGL with a school-record five EAGL Rookie of the Week selections ... Was an EAGL first-team all-tournament selection on vault and second-team all-tournament on floor ... Led the team in NCAA RQS on vault and was second on floor and fourth on beam ... Was second on the team with 13 top-3 event finishes and tied for second with four event wins (all on vault) ... Competed in every meet on vault, beam and floor ... Scored a 9.850 or higher on vault in the last 10 meets, including a 9.9 three times ... Scored a 9.825 or higher on floor for five straight meets and six overall, and posted a 9.7 or higher in 12 of 13 meets ... Named to the EAGL All-Academic team ... Named to the ACC Honor Roll.
Prep: Attended Central Dauphin High School ... Competed on the club level for Artistic Sports Academy Plus for Barry Mattern ... Level 9 eastern nationals qualifier ... Placed 10th on the floor exercise in 2005 ... In 2008 was the Level 10 state and regional qualifier ... In 2008 was the Level 10 national qualifier ... Placed 21st in the all-around ... Second place at regionals in 2008.
Personal: Majoring in nutrition.