Christy Erickson
Christy Erickson

Player Profile

Pomona, CA

High School:
Walnut HS



2004 -- Competed on vault in two meets, with a career-high of 9.425 set at Cal State Fullerton, and on floor twice ... Tied her career-best on floor with a 9.675 vs. Michigan on Senior Day.

2003 -- Received a medical redshirt for this season ...Performed exhibiition on vault and floor in the season opener at Hawaii.

2002 -- Competed mainly on floor exercise ... Hit her first routine of the year at Fullerton on Jan. 18, scoring a career-high 9.6 ... Just two days later, came back to score a 9.575 in her first counting routine in Pauley Pavilion ...Improved upon her career-high with a 9.675 performance at Washington on Mar. 1 ... Competed on vault for the first time at Fullerton, scoring a 9.325.

2001 -- Competed in one meet on the floor exercise at Cal State Fullerton ... Performed several exhibition routines, with a high mark of 9.75 on floor at the Maui Invitational Jan. 5.

Club -- Qualified for the Level 10 Regionals in 2000 ...Level 9 National qualifier in 1999 ... Placed sixth in the all-around at the 1999 Level 9 Regional Championships ... Took first place on beam at the 1999 Regional Championships ... Helped her team to a second-place finish at the 1999 National Championships ... Trained at SCATS Gymnastics under coaches Trent and Jill Spaulding and Melissa Moyer.

Personal -- Describes her biggest thrill as becoming part of the UCLA Gymnastics team ... Admires Romanian gymnast Alexandra Marinescu ... Enjoys being with friends and family, shopping and watching Animal Planet ...Parents: Richard and Anna Erickson ... Has one older sister Susie, who was an All-American on balance beam and a member of the 1997 NCAA Championship team at UCLA ...Also has one younger sister, Maggie, who is a ballet dancer ... Born July 26, 1982 in Pomona, CA ... Full name is Christine Anna Erickson ... Political Science major.