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Candace Cosgrave Slater Athlete Profile

Candace Cosgrave Slater

Candace Cosgrave Slater
Position: All Around Height: 5-5 Roster Years: 2000-2003 Hometown: Highland, UT Last School: Lone Peak High School


  • Parents are Michael and Cynthia Cosgrave
  • Has five sisters and two brothers
  • Older sisters Cristen and Marisa competed on BYU women's gymnastics team
  • Brother, Michael, competed on the track team at Utah State
  • Likes water skiing
  • Majored in fitness and wellness

Before BYU

  • Competed in Level 10 gymnastics
  • Placed third in the state in the all-around competition including first place on bars, second on floor and third on vault
  • Silver cord graduate from Lone Peak High School
  • Competed for All American Gymnastics Club


Career High:

Year: Floor:
2003 9.925

2000 | Freshman Year

  • Solid contributor on the floor exercise
  • Recorded a season-high 9.825 on floor against Utah (2/4)
  • Scored a 9.775 on floor at regionals

2001 | Sophomore Year

  • Competed on floor in every meet
  • Scored a season-high 9.900 on floor against Utah (2/9)
  • Scored a 9.775 at regionals

2002 | Junior Year

  • Team captain
  • Competed in every meet on floor
  • Scored a season-high 9.875 on floor three times (2/22, 3/9, 3/15)
  • Suffered a seaon-ending ankle injury during the final meet of the regular season against Utah

2003 | Senior Year

  • Recorded a career-high 9.925 on floor four times during the season (1/25, 3/15, 3/21, 3/25)