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Kim Little Athlete Profile

Kim Little

Kim Little
Position: All Around Height: 5-3 Roster Years: 1998-2001 Hometown: Fremont, CA Last School: Washington High School

Personal

  • Parents are John and Heidi Little
  • Is the third of seven children
  • A brother and a sister also attend BYU
  • Younger sisters are on traveling select soccer teams
  • Likes playing piano and water skiing
  • Majored in food science

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Washington High
  • Coached by Steve Wilken at Cal West Gymnastics
  • Competed in Level 10
  • 1997 state champion on vault, bars, floor and all-around
  • 1997 Regional vaulting champion and runner-up in all-around
  • 1997 national 14th-place all-around, 10th-place vault and fifth-place floor

Stats

Season Highs:

Year: Vault: Bars: Beam: Floor: All-Around:
1998 9.875 9.850 9.875 9.875 38.625
1999 9.850 9.850 9.925 9.950 39.375
2000 9.850 9.875 9.925 9.950 39.400
2001 9.825 9.925 9.875 9.975 39.425
Career High: 9.875 9.925 9.925 9.975 39.425


1998 | Freshman Year

  • Placed 5th on vault at the NCAA Midwest Regional with a 9.875
  • Tied for best Cougar score on the vault against Oregon State with a 9.875
  • Highest Cougar score on vault against UC Santa Barbara with a 9.850

1999 | Sophomore Year

  • Competed in the all-around in every meet for the Cougars
  • Qualified for the regional meet
  • Recorded career highs in bars (9.850), beam (9.925), floor (9.950), and all-around (39.375)

2000 | Junior Year

  • Competed in the all-around at every meet except three
  • Tied a school record on the floor with a score of 9.950 against SUU
  • Set a new career high on the all-around with a 39.400
  • Had the team high all-around score at Regionals

2001 | Senior Year

  • Competed on vault, bars and beam in eight meets
  • Competed in all-around in five meets 
  • Set a BYU record of 9.975 on floor against Utah State (3/16)
  • Recorded a career-high 39.475 on all-around against Utah (3/23)