Senior Days are already underway in the Gymnastics season and Rutgers celebrated their three graduating Seniors. Claire Jones, Charly Santagado, and April Baker have all been key parts of the lineup when they’ve competed. Here’s just a few of their high scores and sample of their routines. (Scores from Rutgers Athletics & Road to Nationals. Videos are from Rutgers Gymnastics or DFPSports) Editor’s note: The high scores as of when this article was written are still correct.
Hometown: Gaffney, S.C. Major: Psychology
Career Highs: VAULT 9.900 (set: 2/9/14) BARS 9.675 (Not sure when set.) BEAM 9.9 (set: 2/24/17) FLOOR 9.900 (set: 3/8/14)
(Video of the high does not seem to be out there but here’s a high scoring Vault from 9.875.)
This is her career high performance on Beam.
Though not the first time, this is one of the many times she set a 9.9 on Floor.
Hometown: Celebration, Fl Major: Philosophy
Career Highs: VAULT 9.700 (set: 1/9/16) BARS 9.850 (set: 2/16/14) BEAM 9.700 (Not Sure When Set) FLOOR 9.875 (set: 3/8/14) ALL-AROUND 37.600 (set: 1/30/16)
This is the vault she set the career high on.
While not the career high, this bars routine was highly scored.
While also not the career high itself, this was a relatively highly scored routine as well.
Hometown: Andover, MA Major: Sports Management
Career Highs: VAULT 9.900 (set: 1/9/16) BARS 9.825 (set: 2/27/15) BEAM 9.8 (set: 2/19/17) FLOOR 9.875 (set: 1/24/15) ALL-AROUND 38.800 (set: 1/24/15)
This is the career high vault.
While not the first time, this is another time Baker reached career high on the Bars.
Here is her career high on the Beam.
Her career high on Floor as well…