The end of one journey…the beginning of a new one!

Hello Everyone! Well, I guess as they say… That’s a wrap!  In the JO gymnastics world anyway 😉 Just got back from Nationals in Fort Worth, Texas, and it was a great way to close out my JO career.  This trip was probably the most special for me, because my whole...

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NLI Signing and Post Season Update

Hello everyone! Hope everyone is enjoying the start of Spring. A lot has happened since my last blog.  I had an amazing last PA State and Regional Championships meet, which qualified me for Nationals to finish out my JO gymnastics career before heading off to West...

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Senior Surprise!

Hi Everyone!  I hope everyone is staying safe and warm this winter season! Before I get to my really awesome news, here's a recap of how my season has been going so far.  Hard to imagine, but I have had 4 more meets since my last blog in December.  I have had a great...

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Merry “Almost” Christmas!

Hello Everyone! Just a quick update of my first meet of the season at the Christmas on the Chesapeake in Baltimore, MD.  Overall, it was a great start to the season hitting 4 for 4 routines, which was especially exciting for me, because I competed 2 yurchenko layout...

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Happy Fall Y’all!

Wow, I am sorry it's been so long since my last blog everyone!  The summer flew by and now it's almost Thanksgiving! I've been so busy with school, my gymnastics training and our Prestige Level 10/Elite Pink Out fundraising projects that I never realized just how much...

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JO Nationals

Hello everyone! Hope you had a nice Memorial Day weekend!  The weather here in PA was so beautiful and I had a great weekend spending time with my close friends and family. It’s hard to imagine that Nationals was over a week ago.  Time flies by so fast.  Although my...

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Level 10 States and Region 7 Championships Update

Happy beautiful Sunday everyone! So much has happened over the past couple of months. There were some bumps along the way, but staying true to my faith I knew that God would get me through it all. He did just that and I am so happy to say that after a pretty good...

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Unite For Her Pink Invitational Update

Hello there! Happy almost spring everyone! Getting so exciting for the warm weather to arrive and for everything to turn green and pretty again. 🙂 I had a great showing at the Unite For Her Pink Invitational, on my mom's birthday, February 27th. Despite a little bit...

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WOGA Classic Success!

Hello Everyone! Just got back from Texas on Monday after completing my best meet ever! I had a 38.6 All Around 1st place finish, which beat my personal best level 10 score by a whole point. It was an incredible feeling. The results of the meet were: 9.525 - Vault -...

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Katie Baldwin Invitational Update

Hello Friends and Family, Just a quick update for you, but a very special one to me. Last night was our Prestige Gymnastics Home Meet, The Katie Baldwin Invitational. It was also senior night, so it was great seeing my senior gym sisters get recognized for all their...

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Favorite Quotes

I feel that the most important step in any major accomplishment is setting a specific goal. This enables you to keep your mind focused on your goal and off the many obstacles that will arise when you're striving to do your best.

Kurt Thomas

2015-11-13T10:42:43+00:00

Kurt Thomas

I feel that the most important step in any major accomplishment is setting a specific goal. This enables you to keep your mind focused on your goal and off the many obstacles that will arise when you're striving to do your best.
Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

2015-11-13T10:43:56+00:00

John Wooden

Don't let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do.
Pain is only temporary but victory is forever.

Jeremy H

2015-11-13T10:38:59+00:00

Jeremy H

Pain is only temporary but victory is forever.
If you fail to prepare, you're prepared to fail.

Mark Spitz

2015-11-13T10:42:21+00:00

Mark Spitz

If you fail to prepare, you're prepared to fail.
We are what we repeatedly do.  Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

2015-11-13T10:46:20+00:00

Aristotle

We are what we repeatedly do.  Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
The difference between failure and success is doing a thing nearly right and doing it exactly right.

Edward C. Simmons

2015-11-13T10:43:31+00:00

Edward C. Simmons

The difference between failure and success is doing a thing nearly right and doing it exactly right.
Anything is possible. You can be told that you have a 90 percent chance or a 50 percent chance or a 1 percent chance, but you have to believe, and you have to fight.

Lance Armstrong

2015-11-13T10:41:06+00:00

Lance Armstrong

Anything is possible. You can be told that you have a 90 percent chance or a 50 percent chance or a 1 percent chance, but you have to believe, and you have to fight.
The difference between a successful person and others is not lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

2015-11-13T10:45:22+00:00

Vince Lombardi

The difference between a successful person and others is not lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
You're the only one who can make the difference. Whatever your dream is, go for it.

Magic Johnson

2015-11-13T10:39:51+00:00

Magic Johnson

You're the only one who can make the difference. Whatever your dream is, go for it.
Some people dream of success, while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unkown

2015-11-13T10:09:20+00:00

Unkown

Some people dream of success, while others wake up and work hard at it.
Gold medals don't make champions... hard work does.

Unknown

2015-11-13T10:37:42+00:00

Unknown

Gold medals don't make champions... hard work does.
What makes something special is not just what you have to gain, but what you feel there is to lose.

Andre Agassi

2015-11-13T10:44:55+00:00

Andre Agassi

What makes something special is not just what you have to gain, but what you feel there is to lose.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

2015-11-13T10:38:34+00:00

Anatole France

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
Some people dream of success, while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

2015-11-13T10:45:51+00:00

Unknown

Some people dream of success, while others wake up and work hard at it.
Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way.

Satchel Paige

2015-11-13T10:44:21+00:00

Satchel Paige

Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them... a desire, a dream, a vision.

Muhammad Ali

2015-11-13T10:39:25+00:00

Muhammad Ali

Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them... a desire, a dream, a vision.
If you worried about falling off the bike, you'd never get on.

Lance Armstrong

2015-11-13T10:41:41+00:00

Lance Armstrong

If you worried about falling off the bike, you'd never get on.
Sportsmanship for me is when a guy walks off the court and you really can't tell whether he won or lost, when he carries himself with pride either way.

Jim Courier

2015-11-13T10:34:40+00:00

Jim Courier

Sportsmanship for me is when a guy walks off the court and you really can't tell whether he won or lost, when he carries himself with pride either way.
Winning means you're willing to go longer, work harder, and give more than anyone else.

Vince Lombardi

2015-11-13T10:43:06+00:00

Vince Lombardi

Winning means you're willing to go longer, work harder, and give more than anyone else.
It does not matter how many times you get knocked down, but how many times you get up.

Vince Lombardi

2015-11-13T10:36:14+00:00

Vince Lombardi

It does not matter how many times you get knocked down, but how many times you get up.
If you are going to be a champion, you must be willing to pay a greater price.

Bud Wilkinson

2015-11-13T10:40:37+00:00

Bud Wilkinson

If you are going to be a champion, you must be willing to pay a greater price.
I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

2015-11-13T10:38:10+00:00

Michael Jordan

I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.
The only one who can tell you 'you can't' is you. And you don't have to listen.

Nike

2015-11-13T10:35:17+00:00

Nike

The only one who can tell you 'you can't' is you. And you don't have to listen.
I can accept failure. Everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying.

Michael Jordan

2015-11-13T10:37:11+00:00

Michael Jordan

I can accept failure. Everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying.
Each of us has a fire in our hearts for something. It's our goal in life to find it and keep it lit.

Mary Lou Retton

2015-11-13T10:40:13+00:00

Mary Lou Retton

Each of us has a fire in our hearts for something. It's our goal in life to find it and keep it lit.