Photos from NIU's gymnastics victory over Ball State on January 24, 2014
Prep: Spent three seasons competing at Level 10 for Deveau's School of Gymastics in Fishers, Ind. Recorded a career high score of 36.375 in the all-around with bests of 9.450 on vault and 9.300 on both balance beam and floor exercise. Qualified for Region 5 meet all three years at Level 10. Seventh in the region on balance beam in 2013. Took second on beam and fourth on vault at the 2013 Midwest Open. Earned a fourth-place finish on beam at the 2013 Courtney Kupets Pink Invitational. Competed in the 2012 JO National Invitational Tournament after placing eighth in the all-around at the Region 5 meet. Second in the all-around at the 2012 Indiana State Championships after placing third in 2011. Graduated from Fishers High School with honors.
Personal: Birthday is Oct. 3. Daughter of Lisa and Marc Gilliam has one older brother, Steven. Plans to major in speech pathology. Participated in Relay for Life event in high school.