Kari Pearce
Kari Pearce

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ann Arbor, Mich.

High School:
Huron

Height:
5-2


At Michigan... Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2009, `10, `11) ... Three-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement honors (2009, `10, `11) ... All-Big Ten second team (2008) ... U-M Unsung Hero Award (2008).

Senior (2011)... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award ... Super Six: Scored 9.650 leading off in her final college routine ... NCAA Semis: Went 9.800 on vault ... Regionals: Scored a 9.800 on vault ... Big Tens: Scored a 9.775 on vault ... Georgia: Competed on vault ... Alabama: Scored 9.750 on vault ... Oklahoma: Vaulted for 9.775 ... Utah: Scored 9.725 on vault ... Michigan Tri: Hit a season-best 9.850 vault to lead off the meet ... New Hampshire: Competed on vault (9.725) ... Michigan Quad: Scored a season-best 9.725 on vault ... Iowa: Competed on vault and bars ... Michigan Big Ten Tri: Competed on vault and bars ... MSU Quad: Competed on bars for the first time in her collegiate career going 9.800.

Junior(2010)... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement honors ... NCAA Prelims: Hit a season-high vault of 9.850 ... NCAA Regionals: Competed on vault ... Big Tens: Competed on vault ... Alabama: Vaulted for 9.750 ... Georgia: Vaulted for 9.725 ... Penn State: Rounding into late-season form with her fifth-consecutive season high score, a 9.825 on vault ... Illinois: Raised the bar again with her fourth-consecutive season high score (9.775) ... Utah: Put up a season high on vault ... Minnesota: Competed on vault ... West Virginia Tri: Competed for the first time all season on vault ... Iowa State Tri/Nebraska/Michigan State/ Michigan Tri: Did not compete.

Sophomore(2009)...Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award ... NCAA Regionals: Vaulted for 9.750 ... Big Tens: Scored 9.800 on vault ... Georgia: Vaulted for 9.800 ... Florida: Hit a season-high 9.825 on vault ... Nebraska: Competed on vault, scoring a 9.725 ... Utah: Scored 9.725 on vault ... Penn State: Scratched during warm-ups due to injury ... Classic: Returned to vault with a season-best 9.750 ... Iowa State: Sat out with injury ... Minnesota: Sat out with injury ... N.C. State & Kent State: Sat out the meet with a lingering injury ... MSU Quad: Competed on vault for the first time all season ... Cancun Classic: Missed the meet due to injury.

Freshman (2008)...All-Big Ten Second Team ... U-M Unsung Hero Award ... Scored a 9.750 on vault and led off on floor at the NCAA Prelims (April 24) ... Scored 9.800 on vault and 9.775 on floor at the NCAA West Regional Championships (April 12) ... Scored a 9.750 on vault and a 9.700 on floor at the Big Ten Championships (March 29) ... Took runner-up on vault vs. No. 3 Utah (March 22) ... Won vault with a 9.900 for her first collegiate title while also competing on floor at the Maryland Quad(March 15) Tied for fifth on vault (9.875) and scored 9.850 on floor vs. No. 1 Georgia (March 7)... Tied for fifth on floor (9.800) and scored 9.800 on vault at No. 14 Missouri (Feb. 29) at the Cat Classic ... Tied for third on vault (9.850) and scored a 9.775 on floor at No. 17 N.C. State (Feb. 22) ... Tied for third with a career-high 9.875 on floor, while hitting for 9.775 on vault vs. Minnesota (Feb. 16) ... Scored a 9.775 on vault at No. 12 Nebraska (Feb. 7) ... Had a career-best 9.925 on vault, placing runner-up, and tied for third on floor with a 9.800 at the State of Michigan Classic (Feb. 2) ... Runner-up on vault (9.850) and tied for fifth on floor (9.800) vs. No. 24 Michigan State (Jan. 26) ... Finished tied for fourth on vault (9.825) and scored 9.750 on floor at No. 14 Penn State (Jan. 19) ... Tied for fifth on vault (9.775) and competed on floor in the season opener vs. No. 14 Arkansas and No. 22 West Virginia (Jan. 11).

Prep... Huron High School (2007).

Club/Junior Team... Two-time national vault champion (2005, '07) ... Three-time regional vault champion (2004, '05, '07) and two-time regional all-around champion (2007) ... Three-time state all-around champion (2004, '05, '07) and floor champion (2004, '05, 07) ... Two-time state vault and balance beam champion (2005, '07) ... National vault champion (2007) ... Runner-up in the all-around, ninth on beam and 10th on bars at nationals (2007) ... Vault and all-around champion at regionals (2005, '07) ... Runner-up on floor and beam at regionals (2007) ... Floor champion at regionals (2006) ... Third on vault and third in the all-around at regionals (2006) ... Third on vault, fourth in the all-around and 10th on floor at nationals (2006) ... National vault champion at nationals (2005) ... Second on floor and sixth in the all-around at nationals (2005) ... Vault and all-around champion at regionals (2005) ... Fourth on vault at nationals (2004) ... Vault champion at regionals (2004) ... Runner-up on floor and in the all-around at regionals (2004).

Personal... Born July 5, 1989 ... Full name is Karissa Nikole Pearce ... Daughter of Randy and Tina Pearce ... Enrolled in the School of Kinesiology, majoring in movement science.

   

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