Lisa Willis Athlete Profile

Lisa Willis

Lisa Willis
Position: All Around Height: 5-7 Roster Years: 2003-2007 Hometown: Albuquerque, NM

Personal

Parents are Wayne and Amy Willis...older brothers David, Scott, and Brian are her heroes...Wayne is a pilot and a former football center for the USAFA and Amy is an interior designer and former FFA Queen...favorite event is floor because she loves to show off for the crowd...favorite movie is "Rudy"...wants to improve as a gymnast and be a strong support to the team... plans to move somewhere warmer after graduation.

At BYU

2003 (freshman)...competed in every meet on the bars and nearly every meet on beam and floor...received a 9.925 on the floor at a quad meet against SUU, USU and CMU.

Before BYU

Graduated from La Cueva High School in top ten percent of class...attended Albuquerque Gymnastics School...2002 Region III vaulting champion, second place in all-around, floor, beam...Junior Olympic National Qualifier in 2001 and 2002 for Level 10.

Stats

Career Highs:
Bars: 9.850 vs Utah 3/19/05
Beam: 9.875 vs SMSU 2/17/07
Floor:9.950 vs Utah 3/19/04



2003 | Freshman Year

Competed in every meet on the bars and nearly every meet on beam and floor...received a 9.925 on the floor at a quad meet against SUU, USU and CMU.

2004 | Sophomore Year

Competed in every meet on bars and floor...after exhibitioning in the third meet, competed on beam for the rest of the season...scored record highs in all three events.

2005 | Redshirt Year

Redshirted due to chronic fatigue.

2006 | Junior Year

Competed in every meet on bars and beam and all but one on floor...tied for team lead on beam against Utah State with a season-high 9.825...tied season-best beam mark against Utah on 3/24...topped 9.800 on floor three times...scored season-high 9.800 on bars against Boise St. on 3/11...topped 9.700 on bars six times...recorded season-best 9.800 on bars against Boise St. on 3/11...scored 9.725 on floor at Regionals.

2007 | Senior Year

competed in every meet on bars and beam and all but two meets on floor...recorded at least a 9.700 on bars in nine meets...matched a season-high 9.725 four times on bars...scored team's third-best mark of the season and career-high 9.875 on beam against Southeast Missouri...topped the 9.800 mark three times on beam...recorded her second-best mark of the season on bars at Regionals...tumbled to a 9.925, the second-best mark of her career, on floor in a tri meet against Arizona and SUU...finished her BYU career with the fifth-highest floor score in school history and three 9.9-plus marks on floor.