Michelle Burns
Michelle  Burns

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
St. Louis, Mo.

High School:
Cor Jesu Academy

Height:
5-0

Event:
All-Around

CAREER HONORS

  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2015, 2016, 2017)
  • NACGC/W Scholastic All-American (2015)

AS A SENIOR (2017)

Competed in one meet at a senior, posting a 9.750 on vault at Penn State.

AS A JUNIOR (2016)

Competed on vault in the final three meets of her junior campaign … posted a team high and personal season-high 9.825 on the event at Big Ten Championships.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2015)

Competed in 12 meets on balance beam and floor exercise and in eight meets on vault … tied for third with a career-high 9.850 on vault in tri-meet against Michigan and West Virginia … took first and tied her career-high 9.850 to take vault title at Penn State … tied for second with a career-best 9.800 on beam against Boise State.

AS A FRESHMAN (2014)

Competed in six meets … tallied a season-high 9.700 on balance beam at Michigan and posted a season-best 9.800 on floor exercise in a tri-meet at Illinois with Central Michigan.

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE

Trained at the St. Louis Gymnastics Centre where she has been a competitive Level 10 gymnast for four years … a two-time Junior Olympic Nationals qualifier … placed fourth on vault, third on beam and second on floor at the Region 4 Championships in 2012.

PERSONAL

Daughter of Terry and Linda Burns … has a sister, Karen, and a brother, Steven … National Honor Society member at Cor Jesu Academy.