The Crimson Tide finished third at last week's NCAA Championships, giving head coach Sarah Patterson and her squad their fifth consecutive top-3 finish and an NCAA-best 22nd overall finish in the top-3
Alabama scored a 197.350 to win the session and advance to the finals for the 19th team since the Super Six format was instituted in 1993, the most in gymnastics history
ALABAMA HIGHLIGHTS: 2012 | Freshman Scholastic All-American ... SEC Academic Honor Roll ... competed on the uneven bars in all 14 meets of the season ... scored a career-high 9.9 on the uneven bars at Oklahoma ... scored a career-high 9.9 on the vault against Arkansas ... earned Dean's List honors (3.5 or better grade point average) for the spring semester.
PREP HIGHLIGHTS: A member of the United States National Team ... coached by Trent and Jill Spaulding at Precision Gymnastics ... finished ninth in the all-around at the 2010 USA Senior National Championships ... finished 10th in the all-around at the 2009 USA Senior National Championships ... took part in the 2009 USA World Championship team selection camp ... participated in the 2008 Pan American Gymnastics Union training camp ... active Girl Scout since kindergarten ... graduated from Ontario Christian High School ... member of the National Honor Society and the California Scholarship Federation.
PERSONAL INFORMATION: Full name: Kaitlyn Rene Clark ... daughter of Dan and Monique Clark ... sister, Breanna ... brothers, Mathew and Kyle ... exercise science major ... June 5, 1993.