Women's Gymnastics
Kaitlin DeGuzman - Women's Gymnastics - University of Kentucky Athletics

KaitlinDeGuzman

  • height 4-11
  • class Senior
  • Hometown Dallas
  • Major Communication
  • High school Epic Charter School

2022 (Junior): Named to WCGA All-America Scholar-Athlete Team … Named to SEC Winter Sports Academic Honor Roll … Competed in five meets for Kentucky before injury ended her junior season … Scored 9.775 against Missouri on floor, only time competing floor in 2022 … Set season and career-high at Arkansas on bars scoring 9.875.

2021 (Sophomore): Named WCGA Scholastic All-American … Named to SEC Winter Sports Academic Honor Roll … Competed in every meet of postseason … Scored career-high 9.800 on beam at NCAA Salt Lake City Regional second round on April 2.

2020 (Freshman): Named WCGA Scholastic All-American … Scored 9.800 on beam in career debut versus Illinois on March 6.

Personal: Club gym is Metroplex Gymnastics … Dual citizen of the United States and the Philippines … Parents’ names are Tammy and Larrie … Brother’s name is Mikey … Dogs’ names are Hachi, Buttercup, Maui, Junior and Pumba … Has a pet rabbit … Favorite animal is cows … Doesn’t like coloring books … Favorite movie series is “Harry Potter” … Favorite athletes are Chad Wiest, Rachel Garrison and Tim Garrison … Favorite hobbies are TikTok, homework, sleeping and talking … Favorite foods are popcorn and Nutella … Favorite place on campus is CATS … Career goal is to be a health administrator … Biggest accomplishments are reading all the “Harry Potter” books and competing for the Philippines at the 2017 Southeast Asian Games … Why she chose to be a Kentucky Wildcat: “The team atmosphere is a fun and healthy environment where we push and motivate each other to be our best, and it felt like home.”

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