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Angela Gunnell Andersen Athlete Profile

Angela Gunnell Andersen

Angela Gunnell Andersen
Position: All Around Height: 5-3 Roster Years: 1996-1998 Hometown: Orem, UT Last School: Mountain View High School


  • 1998 NACGGC-W Second Team All-Around
  • 1998 NACGGC-W Second Team Bars


  • Daughter of Gary adn Susan Gunnell
  • Married to Loren Andersen
  • Majored in secondary education
  • Enjoys deer hunting, camping, fishing and water skiing

Before BYU

  • Coached by Brad and Dawn Cattermole at All-American Gymnastics in Orem
  • 1991, 1992 and 1994 Level 10 Utah State and Intermountain Region All-Around Champion
  • 1993 state all-around runner-up
  • Finished second in all-around, first on beam and eighth on floor at 1991 nationals
  • Placed fifth in all-around and third on bars at 1994 nationals

Other College

  • Competed for Southern Utah as a freshman
  • Earned a spot at the 1995 NCAA Championships as an independent all-around competitor
  • Finished 17th in all-around at NCAA championships

1996 | Sophomore Year

  • Recorded three straight all-around scores of 39 or better
  • Won all-around title at the UCLA Invitational against some of the top gymnasts in the nation
  • Scored 9.8 or higher in every event

1997 | Junior Year

  • Recorded an all-around score of 39 or better in seven of nine meets
  • Tied career-high all-around of 39.175
  • Tied career-highs of 9.85 on vault and beam
  • Tied career-high 9.875 on bars
  • Scored 39.00 in the all-around to finish 27th at the NCAA championships

1998 | Senior Year

  • Set a career-high 9.900 on beam
  • Recorded a career-high 9.925 on bars
  • Named to 1998 NACGC-W Second Team All-Around
  • Named to 1998 NACGC-W Second Team Bars