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Jill van Mierlo

Jill van Mierlo

Position: All Around Height: 5-2 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2015-2017 Hometown: San Clemente, CA Last School: JSerra Catholic HS



Conference Honors

2015:

  • MRGC Freshman of the Year
  • MRGC Gymnast of the Week (2/9)

Personal

  • Daughter of Chris and Diane van Mierlo, both of whom were gymnasts at the University of Michigan
  • Has two brothers, one of whom surfed for SDSU team
  • Majoring in early childhood education
  • Loves the beach, shopping and spending time with family

Before BYU

  • 2013 NIT bars champion
  • 2014 Junior Olympics qualifier
  • Placed seventh on vault at 2014 Junior Olympics Nationals
  • 2014 state and regional vault champion 


2015 | Freshman Year

  • MRGC Freshman of the Year
  • MRGC Gymnast of the Week (Feb. 9)
  • Competed in 10 meets as an all-arounder
  • Season-highs on vault (9.825), bars (9.900), beam (9.925) and floor (9.900)
  • Season-high 39.325 in the all-around

2016 | Sophomore Year

  • Season-highs on vault (9.725), bars (9.875), beam (9.825) and floor (9.775)
  • Competed in eight events

2017 | Junior Year

  • Placed third in the all-around at the MRGC Championship with a 38.700
  • Posted season highs of 9.800 twice on vault (3/10, 3/13), 9.900 twice on beam (1/27, 3/10) and 9.825 on floor (1/20)
  • Tied career-high 9.900 on bars against Arizona (3/10)
  • Earned a season-hihg 39.175 in the all-around against SUU (2/17)