Mickell Merrell Athlete Profile

Mickell Merrell

Positions: Vault, Floor, Bars Height: 5-2 Roster Years: 2009-2012 Hometown: Pleasant Grove, UT

Personal

  • Daughter of Paul and Jodi Merrell
  • Has two brothers and two sisters
  • Honor roll all four years of high school
  • Senior class president
  • Enjoys outdoor activities
  • Loves working with and coaching little children in gymnastics

Before BYU

  • Club Level 10 from 2005-2008
  • Attended All American Gymnastics for 15 years
  • Made it to regionals the past seven years 
  • On the regional team for two years
  • Regional competitor for seven years
  • Two-time Level 10 all-around state champion
  • Floor state champion for three consecutive years

Stats

Career Highs:
Vault: 9.800  multiple times
Floor: 9.850  vs Utah 3/18/11


2009 | Freshman Year

Competed in every meet on floor and all but one meet on vault as a freshman ... led the Cougars once on the floor ... steadily progressed throughout the season on vault, culminating in a career-best 9.650 against Utah in the last meet of the year ... topped 9.700 on floor three times ... career-best 9.775 on floor at the Utah Quad meet to lead the Cougars.

2010 | Sophomore Year

Competed in every meet for BYU on floor ... scored a team-high and personal career-best 9.800 against Denver and Utah State ... received a 9.600 or higher nine times throughout the season.

2012 | Senior Year

Competed in every meet for the Cougars ... season-high scores of 9.825 against Southern Utah and Utah State on vault and multiple scores of 9.825 on floor against Southern Utah and at Boise State.