Jordan Sexton
Jordan Sexton

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Weddington, N.C.

High School:
Weddington

Height:
5-2


At Michigan... All-America second team (balance beam, 2010) ... Two-time NCAA Regional bars champion (2010, `11) ... Big Ten balance beam champion (2011) ... All-Big Ten first team (2011) ... Three-time Academic All-Big Ten (2009, `10, `11) ... Three-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement honors (2009, `10, `11) ... Two-time team captain (2010, `11) ... U-M Co-Coaches Award honoree (2008) ... Two-time U-M Most Improved Gymnast award (2009, `10).

Fifth-year Senior (2011)... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award ... Super Six: Scored 9.800 on bars and competed on beam and floor ... NCAA Semis: Went 9.850 on bars, 9.825 on floor and 9.700 on beam ... Regionals: Won her second-straight bars title with a 9.900 and competed on beam and floor ... All-Big Ten First Team ... Big Tens: Won the beam title (9.875), took third on bars (9.850) and scored 9.875 on floor ... Georgia: Competed on bars, beam and floor ... Alabama: Won beam (9.900) and tied a career-best with 9.925 taking runner-up on floor ... Oklahoma: Took fourth on bars (9.800) while also competing on beam and floor ... Utah: Took fourth on floor (9.825) while competing on bars and beam ... Michigan Tri: Competed on bars, beam and floor, scoring 9.850 on bars ... New Hampshire: Won a pair of titles on bars (9.900) and beam (9.900) and had a season high on beam ... Micigan Quad: Took second on beam (9.825) and third on bars (9.875) ... Iowa: Won beam with a career-best 9.925 and took runner-up on bars (9.850) and floor (9.825) ... Michigan Big Ten Tri: Took runner-up on floor (9.850) and fifth on bars (9.800) ... Took runner-up on beam (9.775) and third place on bars (9.850) at the MSU Quad.

Senior(2010)... Team captain ... NCAA All-America second team (beam) ... NCAA Regional bars champion ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement honors ... U-M Most Improved Award winner ... NCAA Prelims: Earned All-America second team honors on beam with a season-best 9.850 (tied for seventh) while going 9.825 on bars and 9.775 on floor ... NCAA Regionals: Won the bars title (9.950) with a career-best score, also competing on beam and floor ... Big Tens: Tied for fifth on bars with a season-high 9.850 and competed on beam and floor ... Alabama: Tied a season-high 9.850 on beam, adding 9.800s on bars and floor ... Georgia: Took fifth on bars (9.825) and beam (9.775) ... Penn State: Equaled a season-high 9.850 on beam, competing in three events ... Illinois: Set a new season best on bars (9.825) and floor (9.850) ... Utah: Placed third on bars and fourth on beam ... Minnesota: Took third on bars and fourth on beam ... West Virginia Tri: Iowa State Tri: Won her first beam title of the year ... Nebraska: Competed on bars, beam and floor ... Michigan State: Finished top five on beam and floor ... Michigan Tri: Earned runner-up honors on beam (9.825).

Junior(2009)... ... Runner-up on beam at the NCAA Regional Championships ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award ... NCAA Regionals: Took runner-up on beam (9.875) and scored 9.775 on floor ... Big Tens: Tied for fifth on beam (9.850) and scored 9.850 on floor ... Georgia: Went 9.825 on floor but suffered a fall on beam ... Florida: Competed on beam and floor ... Nebraska: Tied for runner-up on beam (9.850) and took fourth on floor (9.850) ... Utah: Competed on beam (9.775) and floor (9.825) ... Penn State: Tied a career high on beam, winning her first title of the year ... Classic: Won her second floor title of the year with a career-best 9.900 ... Iowa State: Had season highs on beam (9.825) and floor (9.825) ... Minnesota: Tied for fourth on beam (9.800) and competed on floor ... N.C. State & Kent State: Only saw action on floor ... MSU Quad: Saw action on floor ... Cancun Classic: Won her first career floor title in just her second collegiate floor routine (9.800).

Sophomore(2008)...U-M Co-Coaches Award honoree ... Competed on beam at NCAA Prelims (April 24) ... Scored 9.775 on beam at the NCAA West Regional Championships (April 12) ... Sat out the Big Ten Championships (March 29) ... Competed on bars and beam vs. No. 3 Utah (March 22) ... Competed on beam at the Maryland Quad (March 15) ... Tied for fifth on bars with a career-best9.850 and competed on beam in an upset win over No. 1 Georgia (March 7) ... Scored a 9.750 on beam at No. 14 Missouri (Feb. 29) at the Cat Classic ... Tied for third on beam with a 9.875 in her home state at No. 17 N.C. State (Feb. 22) ... Competed on bars and beam vs. Minnesota (Feb. 16) ... Won her first collegiate title, taking beam with a 9.875 at No. 12 Nebraska (Feb. 7) ... Competed for the first time in 2008, taking third on beam with a career-best 9.800 at No. 14 Penn State (Jan. 19).

Freshman (2007)... Out for the season with injury ... Sat out the home opener vs. No. 19 Southern Utah (Jan. 19) with injury ... Competed in three events in her collegiate debut, scoring 9.700 on beam in the Wolverines' season opener at No. 24 West Virginia (Jan. 12).

Prep... Weddington High School (2006)

Club/Junior Team... Southeastern Gymnastics ... National Team member (2002-05) ... Two-time state champion in the all-around (2003, '05) ... All-around champion at the Sweetheart Meet, Buckeye Classic and Charleston Cup (2005) ... Regional all-around champion (2004) ... Two-time Regional runner-up in the all-around (2003, '05) ... Third on bars and sixth on floor at nationals (2003).

Personal... Birthday: May 18, 1988 ... full name is Jordan-Marie Sexton ... daughter of Martin and Heather Sexton ... enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in sociology and psychology.