Women's Gymnastics
Caitlyn Ciokajlo - Women's Gymnastics - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • height 5-3
  • class Senior
  • High school Kaplan College Prepartory School

2013 (Senior): Suffered a season-ending injury during the fall and did not compete during the season.

2012 (Junior): Participated in 12 of UK’s 13 events on uneven bars, earning an average score of 9.681 including six scores of 9.85 or higher … Tied career high on bars of 9.875 three times … Great performances at the NCAA Champaign Regional with a career-high tying 9.875 … Won four event titles during the year against Illinois-Chicago, Illinois, George Washington/Ball State and Centenary … Led Kentucky on bars in seven meets … Has competed on bars in 39 of her 40 collegiate meets … High scores on bars helped Kentucky post team scores of 49.150 and 49.125, which are the sixth and seventh highest scores in school history on the event … Competed on vault twice.

2011 (Sophomore): Competed in every meet on uneven bars, while making the balance beam lineup in 12 meets … Earned a career-best score on both bars and beam during the season, posting a 9.875 on bars and a 9.775 on beam … Ended the season with a 9.661 average on bars and a 9.521 average on beam, both career-best averages … Competed once on vault, scoring a 9.525 … Score of 9.875 on bars in the tri-meet against George Washington and Bowling Green helped Kentucky tie the school-record team score on bars with a mark of 49.325 … Led Kentucky on bars in five meets, including the NCAA Regional in Tuscaloosa, Ala., where she earned a 9.8 … Earned three event titles on bars during the season against Illinois/Northern Illinois, Arkansas and LSU.

2010 (Freshman): Competed on uneven bars in all 13 meets and participated on balance beam twice … Posted a season-best 9.850 on the uneven bars to lead UK’s effort on the apparatus at Georgia … Recorded UK’s top score on the uneven bars with a 9.800 at the NCAA Central Regional Championships … Named to SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll … Received the Hardest Worker award and Highest Grade Point Average award at the end of year team banquet.

Pre-College: Earned 2009 Level 10 National beam title … Finished top-10 on vault and floot at the national meet and finished third all-around, just .2 points away from first … Took first place on the uneven bars and floor exercise at the 2008 Level 10 state competition and grabbed second on vault and all-around … Earned first on bars, second on vault, fourth on floor and third all-around at the regional meet … Was a member of the 2008 Region 5 All-Star team and named Level 10 Twistars Hardest Worker … Trained under John and Kathryn Geddert … Named to the honor roll all four years of high school.

Personal: Full name is Caitlyn Dielle Ciokajlo … Parents are Stacy and Jay Ciokajlo … Born in Greenville, N.C. … Has one sister, Meg, 9.

Collegiate Bests
Vault: 9.850 vs. LSU/Arizona State/Missouri (1/15/10)
Uneven Bars: 9.875, three times, last vs. George Washington/Bowling Green (3/4/11)
Balance Beam: 9.775 at Nebraska/Iowa/Bowling Green (2/27/11)

Season Averages

2012 9.263 9.681
2011 9.525 9.661 9.521
2010 9.850 9.642 9.388
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