Prior to the start of its first official practice, the gymnastics team will be at Foster Auditorium at 1:30 p.m. to cheer on the Crimson Tide volleyball team in their match against Tennessee
PREP HIGHLIGHTS: Coached by former Alabama All-American Dara (Stewart) Lowery as well as John Lowery and David Hill at JamJev Gymnastics ... double-medalist at the 2011 U.S. Junior Olympic National Championships ... finished second on the floor exercise and third on the vault at the 2011 J.O. National Championships after posting three top-10 finishes at the same meet in 2010 ... five-time competitor at the U.S. Junior Olympic National Championships ... won four events, including the all-around at the 2011 Region 8 Championships, and was second on the balance beam ... won all four events and the all-around at the 2011 Alabama State Championships ... maintained a 3.5 grade point average through high school.
PERSONAL INFORMATION: Full Name: Carley Victoria Sims ... daughter of Pam and Carl Sims ... brother, Bryant Felder ... sister, Brianna ... born January 5, 1994.