Konnor McClain

Recruiting Roundup: May-July 2023

We have a bumper recruiting roundup this month covering commitments from May to July, as well as a complete list of confirmed transfers for the 2024 season. Take a look at the latest commitments for the classes of 2023 and 2024, recruits that have changed their commitment to a new school, those who are transferring, and where the first 2025 recruit has committed.

Headline News

  • Konnor McClain confirmed that she will join the LSU roster for the upcoming season.
  • Iowa has added two top rated Canadian recruits to their ‘24 class. Five-star recruit and winner of Canadian Nationals, Aurélie Tran will be joined by three-star Cassie Lee who placed second at nationals and has opted to defer this season. They will join former Canadian elite Ilka Juk, now of Hungary, who transfers for the upcoming season from LIU.
  • Sydney Barros confirmed that her injury will keep her from attempting Olympic qualification for Puerto Rico. She will defer the year as planned, focusing on rehabbing her injury before joining UCLA next year for the 2025 season.

Commitment changes

  • Gabi Ortiz ‘23, four-star recruit, Pittsburgh > Michigan State
  • Nyla Aquino ‘24, three-star recruit, Temple >Georgia
  • Ashley Knight ‘23 UNC >N.C. State
  • Aspen Lenczner ‘23, Minnesota > Oklahoma
  • Paige Anastasi ‘23, Minnesota > UCLA
  • Ellie Binger ‘23, Air Force > Ohio State
  • Olivia Raife ‘23, SEMO > Air Force


GymnastTransferred FromTransferred ToYear
Shruthi AnandN.C. StatePittsburgh5th
Anahit AssadourianPittsburghMinnesotaRS-FR
Reese BaechleMissouriLindenwoodSO
Elena BaileySCSUUW-WhitewaterJR
Charlie BehnerTempleKent StateSO
Juliette BoyerArizona StateUtah State5th
Emma BrkljacicNorthern IllinoisTexas Woman’sJR
Mackenzie ButlerTowsonTalladegaSR
Madelynn CrowGeorgiaAuburnSO
Kaitlin DeguzmanKentuckyClemson5th
Talia FolinoLIUAlaskaSR
Michaela GentrySan Jose StateIllinoisJR
Ashley GlynnTempleUtahSO
Soraya HawthorneGeorgiaOklahoma5th
Anna HillTempleAuburnJR
Jillian HoffmanUtahLSU5th
Kaitlyn HoilandOregon StateTexas Woman’sSR
Ilka JukLIUIowaJR
Katy KoopmanLIURutgers5th
Ashlyn LaClairKentuckyGeorgia5th
Sophia LeblancMarylandSpringfield5th
Sirena LintonArizonaArkansas5th
Alondra MaldonadoIowa StateTalladega5th
McCaleigh MarrPennsylvaniaMichigan5th
Carissa MartinezCentenaryBall StateJR
Emily McClungGreenvilleCentenarySO
Julia MelchertOregon StateBoise StateSR
Hailey MerchantN.C. StateMarylandJR
Sierra MunsTWUWest VirginiaJR
Samantha NokesNew HampshireBridgeportSO
Natalia PawlakPittsburghAlabamaSO
Molly RickeyPittsburghUW-StoutJR
Lauren RutherfordN.C. StateClemsonJR
Savannah SchoenherrFloridaLSU6th
Sydney SchumakerBrockportAuburnSR
Carley ScottLindenwoodUW-WhitewaterJR
Arayah SimonsIllinoisPittsburgh5th
Tori SipesSpringfieldWilliam & Mary5th
Lilia SmithKentuckyAuburnJR
Lucy StanhopeUtahNebraskaSR
Mia Rose ThackstonTempleUW-WhitewaterSR
Sage ThompsonUtahOregon StateJR
Mara TitarsolejLIUMissouriSR
Karah VargoBall StateWest ChesterSO
Sidney WashingtonPittsburghOhio StateJR
Brenna WoodruffWestern MichiganIndiana StateSO

Commits (Class of 2023)

GymnastNCAA TeamHigh Scores
Gabi Ortiz ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ Michigan State CGN Profile
Amber Lowe ⭐️⭐️⭐️West VirginiaCGN Profile
Ashley Knight ⭐️⭐️⭐️N.C. State CGN Profile
Ella Schell ⭐️⭐️⭐️Iowa State (was ’24)CGN Profile
Kiora Peart-Williams ⭐️⭐️⭐️TalladegaCGN Profile
Tirzah Wise ⭐️⭐️⭐️ArizonaCGN Profile
Adyson WahlGeorgiaCGN Profile
Alexa ChuyTalladegaCGN Profile
Alilah AlvaradoBYUCGN Profile
Alina DanilchenkoLIUCGN Profile
Angelina SmileyHamlineCGN Profile
Anna PreussnerUW-Eau ClaireCGN Profile
Annabella CarrascosaPittsburghCGN Profile
Annie AngusSimpsonCGN Profile
Anya Kraenzel IthacaCGN Profile
Arianna EllisUrsinusCGN Profile
Ashton MeuretWest VirginiaCGN Profile
Aspen LencznerOklahoma (was Minnesota)CGN Profile
Athena JonesSacramento StateCGN Profile
Ava GaddyTalladegaCGN Profile
Ava KelleySpringfieldCGN Profile
Avery Tillmanns(CAN)AlaskaCGN Profile
Bella LeoUrsinusCGN Profile
Brinley KitchenSUUCGN Profile
Cadence CordovaUW-Eau ClaireCGN Profile
Campbell EarleyRutgersCGN Profile
Chayse WilliamsTowsonCGN Profile
Chelsea BoyerAir Force
Danielle SchafferBoise StateCGN Profile
Elizabeth MooreFiskCGN Profile
Ella HemkerStoutCGN Profile
Ella TashjianYaleCGN Profile
Elle HadrickN.C. StateCGN Profile
Ellianna SchniedersGreenvilleCGN Profile
Ellie BingerOhio StateCGN Profile 
Elsie GardinerSpringfieldCGN Profile
Emma SkowronekSpringfieldCGN Profile
Erin RoeUrsinusCGN Profile
Eszter KleinUW-Eau ClaireCGN Profile
Gabriela DinisoeSouthern ConnecticutCGN Profile 
Gianna MastelloneSouthern ConnecticutCGN Profile
Grace MarraUticaCGN Profile
Hattie WrightUtah StateCGN Profile
Jada ReeseFisk
Jade GolembiewskiNorthern IllinoisCGN Profile
Jadyn HarshBYUCGN Profile
Jersey WoolseyAuburnCGN Profile
Kate ParksLIUCGN Profile
Katelyn WiederspahnIowaCGN Profile
Kayli BoozerMichiganCGN Profile
Landyn WilliamsTalladegaCGN Profile
Leanne DesmondWestern MichiganCGN Profile
Lilia PurlerArizona StateCGN Profile
Lucy WarburtonUrsinusCGN Profile
Lucy WarrenUW-La CrosseCGN Profile
Mackenzie KellySouthern UtahCGN Profile
Maddie ReedUticaCGN Profile
Madina Rose FrenchGreenvilleCGN Profile
Maria FergusonSouthern UtahCGN Profile
Natalie SteedIthacaCGN Profile
Nicola CatchpoleSimpsonCGN Profile
Nishayla Riley (was ‘24)TalladegaCGN Profile
Olivia FragalaUticaCGN Profile
Olivia RaifeAir ForceCGN Profile
Olivia ToccoGreenvilleCGN Profile
Olivia WilliamsCentenaryCGN Profile
Paige AnastasiUCLA CGN Profile
Promise Jean-MarieTalladegaCGN Profile
Rosa BaezAir ForceCGN Profile
Ryli McGorryUticaCGN Profile
Rylie BrennerIthacaCGN Profile
Skyy HensonFiskCGN Profile
Sophia PrattFiskCGN Profile
Taylar SchaeferUW-StoutCGN Profile
Zenell Mangal FiskCGN Profile

Commits (Class of 2024)

GymnastNCAA TeamHigh Scores
Ava Stewart ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️MinnesotaCGN Profile
Aurelie Tran ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️IowaCGN Profile
McCauley Harrington ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ MinnesotaCGN Profile
Kylee Kvamme ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️AlabamaCGN Profile
Maylee Wendle ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️Central MichiganCGN Profile
Amelia Rock ⭐️⭐️⭐️ArizonaCGN Profile
Cassie Lee ⭐️⭐️⭐️IowaCGN Profile
Ellie Kearns ⭐️⭐️⭐️YaleCGN Profile
Lisa Szeibert ⭐️⭐️⭐️MissouriCGN Profile
Nyla Aquino ⭐️⭐️⭐️GeorgiaCGN Profile
Taeva Greenberg ⭐️⭐️⭐️ BYUCGN Profile
Teryn Crump ⭐️⭐️⭐️ MinnesotaCGN Profile
Patricia Mills ⭐️⭐️⭐️ Western MichiganCGN Profile
Adeline SnyderUW- La CrosseCGN Profile
Aria RobertsTalladegaCGN Profile
Ava EastSan Jose StateCGN Profile
Daisy FallonBrownCGN Profile
Emily CountrymanSouthern UtahCGN Profile
Hanna RihaUW-Eau ClaireCGN Profile
Jersey BingmanKent StateCGN Profile
Kacey Pratley (GBR)AlaskaCGN Profile
Kaylee PaigeSimpsonCGN Profile
Kourtney PierceUticaCGN Profile
Maeve McIlroyBrownCGN Profile
Mia HamptonSouthern UtahCGN Profile 
Mya North Southern UtahCGN Profile
Nhi NguyenAir ForceCGN Profile
Olivia ChildsArizonaCGN Profile
Peyton NovingerNew HampshireCGN Profile
Rachel GoldsteinIowa StateCGN Profile
Sienna ZuccaroPennCGN Profile
Skylar GoodstadtPennCGN Profile
Sophia TyeryarGeorge WashingtonCGN Profile

Commits (Class of 2025)

GymnastNCAA TeamHigh Scores
Meredith Brandt ⭐️⭐️⭐️NebraskaCGN Profile

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