Women's Gymnastics

ShealynLuksik

  • height 5-4
  • class Junior
  • Hometown Pittsburgh
  • Major Human Health Sciences
  • High school Hampton HS

2021 (Sophomore): Named WCGA Scholastic All-American … Named to SEC Winter Sports Academic Honor Roll … Competed in every meet of season … Scored career-high 9.900 on bars at NCAA Salt Lake City Regional second round on April 2 … Scored 9.875 or better on bars four times.

2020 (Freshman): Named WCGA Scholastic All-American … Named to SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll … Tied season-high 9.875 on bars in tie for first-place finish at Alabama on Feb. 28 … Scored 9.800 or better on bars six times.

Personal: Club gym is X-Cel Gymnastics … Parents’ names are Stephanie and Richard … Brothers’ names are Conor and Brendan … Favorite television series is “Friends” … Favorite professional sports team is Pittsburgh Penguins … Favorite hobbies are hiking and making food … Favorite food is pulled pork … Favorite place on campus is William T. Young Library … Career goal is to become a physician associate … Why she chose to be a Kentucky Wildcat: “I fell in love with the combined atmosphere of athletic and academic greatness. It’s been a dream to be able to be a part of the SEC, and the campus felt like home.”

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