Megan Pessoa Athlete Profile

Megan Pessoa

Megan Pessoa
Position: All Around Height: 5-1 Roster Years: 2002-2004 Hometown: Provo, UT

Personal

Parents are Paul and Janie...married to Fernando Pessoa who currently competes for the BYU volleyball team...has three brothers and one sister...began gymnastics when 12 years old...enjoys performing on the vault the most because she says it is all about power...likes snow skiing and water skiing...majoring in speech language pathology and audiology.

At BYU

2002 (sophomore)...competed on vault in every meet of the season...scored a career-high 9.800 in four of the final five meets of the season...injured her ankle on vault at Utah, but returned only two weeks later to score yet another 9.800 at the South Central NCAA Regional meet. 2003 (junior)...competed on vault in every meet of the season...scored a career-high 9.825 twice during the season.

Before BYU

Graduated from Cottonwood High School...Level 8 State Champion...6th at Regionals for Level 8...took 3rd place at Level 9 State Championships...Level 7 Summer Games champion.

Summary

Coach's Comments: "Not only does she have a 10.0 vault, it's one phenomenal 10.0 vault!"

Stats

Year    	Vault   	Bars    	Beam    	Floor   	All-Around
2002 9.800 -- -- -- --
2003 9.25 -- -- -- --



2002 | Sophomore Year

Competed on vault in every meet of the season...scored a career-high 9.800 in four of the final five meets of the season...injured her ankle on vault at Utah, but returned only two weeks later to score yet another 9.800 at the South Central NCAA Regional meet.

2003 | Junior Year

Competed on vault in every meet of the season...scored a career-high 9.825 twice during the season.