The George Washington University: Women's Gymnastics

Elena Corcoran
Elena Corcoran

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pittsburgh, PA

High School:
Sewickley Academy

Height:
5-2

Event:
Vault, Beam, Floor

Major:
Political Science



2014 as a junior: All-EAGL Second Team selection on vault and recipient of both the Starter Award: Balance Beam and Most Consistent (Stoicovy) Award at end-of-year banquet ... competed in all 12 meets on vault, balance beam and floor exercise ... tied for 13th in EAGL with 9.795 regional-qualifying score on vault ... tied for fourth-best vault routine in program history with career-high score of 9.90 on Feb. 9, helping Colonials to program record team score ... EAGL All-Academic team selection.

2013 as a sophomore: All-EAGL Second Team selection on vault and GW's Top Performer Award: Vault recipient with a regional-qualifying score of 9.815 ... competed in all 12 meets on both vault and balance beam while competing in six meets on floor exercise ... qualified for NCAA Gainesville Regional as an alternate on vault ... EAGL All-Academic Team selection ... six vault routines of 9.80 or better ... set career highs on vault (9.85), balance beam (9.80) and floor exercise (9.80) ... named to EAGL All-Tournament team for vault after tying for fifth place with a 9.825 at the EAGL Championship (March 23).

2012 as a freshman: Named GW's Most Outstanding Rookie and Top Performer: Vault after appearing in all 13 meets in debut season ... qualified for NCAA Fayetteville Regional as an individual performer on vault ... scored 9.800 to tie for 17th place ... scored season-high 9.825 on vault at Towson w/ Yale & Penn (March 16) ... scored season-high 9.750 on balance beam vs. Yale (March 8) ... 12 routines of 9.700 or better ... scored 9.800 on vault (T-14th) at EAGL Championships (March 24) ... added 9.725 on balance beam ... named to EAGL All-Tournament Second Team for both vault and balance beam ... was GW's top scorer on vault in six meets ... named to EAGL All-Academic Team.

Career Highs: Vault 9.90, Bars --, Beam 9.800, Floor 9.800, AA: --

High School/Club: Three-time Level 10 Regional Qualifier under coaches Frank Klein and Cara Blumenschein at Sewickley Academy ... finished second in state on balance beam and fourth on vault in 2011 ... Finished in 11th place in All-Around at Level 9 Eastern Nationals ... Level 9 Regional Floor Exercise champion ... Level 8 State Vault champion ... recorded career-high scores on vault, balance beam and floor during senior season ... made honor roll all four years of high school ... graduated with 3.5 GPA ... competed at X-Cel Gymnastics from 2002-11.

Personal: Born Elena Marie Corcoran on 11/9/93 in Pittsburgh, PA ... daughter of Kathleen and Patrick Corcoran ... has older Brother Brian and older sisters Melissa and Amanda ... intended major is Political Science/Public Policy ... aspires to attend law school.

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