The Crimson Tide will host six Fun Family Friday's in Coleman Coliseum with meets against defending NCAA Champion Florida as well as perennial rivals Georgia, Arkansas and Auburn as well as national powerhouse Stanford
After tailgating on campus, the 2014 team signed autographs on the University Quad before making their way to Bryant-Denny Stadium to cheer on the Crimson Tide football team against Mississippi during which Diandra Milliner was honored at halftime
The Crimson Tide's rookie duo joined 14 upperclassmen, giving Alabama 16 gymnasts on the 2012-13 SEC Academic Honor Roll, the best total in the league
ALABAMA HIGHLIGHTS: 2012 | Sophomore NCAA Championships Vault Runner-up ...First team Vault All-American ... Second team Floor Exercise All-American ... Scholastic All-American ... SEC Academic Honor Roll ... scored a perfect 10.0 to win the vault against Florida ... is the 14th UA gymnast to score at least one 10.0 during her career and the eighth to score a 10.0 on the vault ... competed on the vault and balance beam in all 14 meets of the season ... won the vault at LSU and against UNC ... matched her career high of 9.925 on the floor against Arkansas... scored a career-high 9.9 to win the balance beam against Florida ... made her UA all-around debut at Auburn ... scored 9.95 on the vault in both the semifinals of the NCAA Championships and the NCAA Championships Super Six Team Finals ... competed 42 routines during the season ... earned Dean's List honors (3.5 or better grade point average) for the spring semester.
2011 | Freshman Second team Balance Beam All-American ... Scholastic All-American ... scored a 9.95 in the NCAA Championships Super Six Team Finals, tying with teammate Kayla Hoffman for the highest vault score of the night ... Second team All-SEC ... Freshman All-SEC... joined the Crimson Tide on Dec. 26 for the second semester after graduating from high school early ... twice named SEC Freshman Gymnast of the Week, after the Tide's meets against Auburn and LSU... posted a career-high 9.975 on the vault against LSU ... scored a 39.450 against Kentucky in her first all-around appearance ... scored a career-high 9.825 on the uneven bars against Kentucky ... scored a career-best 9.925 on the floor exercise against Kentucky and LSU ... competed 40 routines during the season, scoring 9.9 or better 10 times | seven on the vault and three on the floor exercise ... anchored Alabama's vault lineup in all 14 meets ... won five of 10 individual vault titles during the regular season ... scored a career-high 9.875 on the balance beam at the Metroplex Challenge ... in the first routine of her first meet for the Crimson Tide, she won the vault against Penn State with a 9.9 ... earned Dean's List honors (3.5 or better grade point average) for the spring semester.
PREP HIGHLIGHTS: Graduated from Maize High School early and joined the Crimson Tide for the spring semester ... coached by Mark Folger at Folger's Gymnastics ... 2010 Junior Olympic National vault and floor exercise champion ... won the vault and finished second in the all-around at the 2009 Junior Olympic National Championships ... took first on the vault, uneven bars and floor exercise at the 2010 Junior Olympic Regional Championships ... won the vault and floor exercise at the 2010 Nastia Liukin Cup ... won the all-around at the Pink Ribbon Invitational, Texas Prime Meet and National Gymnastics Challenge in 2009.
PERSONAL INFORMATION: Full name: Diandra Quinn Milliner ... daughter of Traci and Reuben Milliner ... sisters, Aleah and Micala ... health studies major ... October 18, 1992.