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Gina Hansen Athlete Profile

Gina Hansen

Gina Hansen
Position: All Around Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 1985-1988 Hometown: Carmichael, CA


  • Majored in commercial P.E.

Before BYU

  • Competed for Patheon Gymnastics Club
  • Held 10 California state gymnastics titles
  • California state champion on beam four times, twice the state all-around champion
  • In 1982, finished 15th in all-around at nationals

1985 | Freshman Year

  • Won all-around title in first five dual meets
  • After losing the all-around title narrowly to teammate Melissa Friesen in the sixth meet of the year, hyperextended knee in the UCLA invitational
  • Set school record 9.50 on floor against Oregon State

1986 | Sophomore Year

  • Led Cougars in all events, including all-around
  • Set school record of 9.60 on floor
  • Named to All-HCAC Gymnastics Team
  • Scored a 9.55 on floor to tie for second in HCAC meet
  • Cougar Club Academic Athlete

1987 | Junior Year

  • Tied for BYU's top vault score with 9.40