UCLA vs. Stanford - Jan. 15, 2007. Photos by Don Liebig, UCLA Photography
UCLA vs. Washington - Jan. 6, 2007 (Photos by Don Liebig, UCLA Photography)
Photo shoot for the 2007 UCLA Gymnastics Poster
2006 - Had her best meet of the year at Georgia on Feb. 17, setting or tying career highs on vault (9.725), bars (9.775), beam (9.8), floor (9.825) and all-around (39.125) ... Equaled her career-best on floor two days later against ASU, Cal State Fullerton and UC Davis ... Recorded a new career-high on vault with a 9.775 at the NCAA Regional meet ... Earned second-place finishes on floor in the season opener at Hawaii (9.725) and at Washington with a 9.775.
Club - Level 10 state vault champion in 2004 ... Placed 11th in the all-around, third on vault and fifth on beam at the 2004 Level 10 Region 1 Championships (Senior A) ... Placed 10th in the all-around, fourth on beam, sixth on vault and ninth on floor at the 2003 Level 10 Nationals (Junior C) ... Won the all-around, beam and floor and placed second on bars and third on vault at the 2003 Regionals ... Level 10 State all-around champion in 2003 ... Trained at SCEGA and at Champion Gymnastics.
Personal - Took courses at Mt. SAC and at Citrus College in order to graduate from high school a year early ... Her biggest athletic thrill was winning the 2003 Regional Championship meet by .025 and also winning the vault, beam and floor at that meet ... Enjoys watching movies ... Full name is Janelle Ann Dantzscher ... Parents: John and Joyce Dantzscher ... Has two older brothers, Jeremy and Johnny, and four older sisters, Jennifer, Jamie, Joanne and twin sister Jalynne ... Jalynne, who is older by two minutes, was a gymnast at UCLA in 2006 ... Lists older sister Jamie, who was a member of the 2000 U.S. Olympic team and a three-time NCAA champion at UCLA, as the athlete she most admires ... Born December 26, 1987 in Lancaster, CA ... History major.
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