The Huskies celebrated Senior Day with their highest score of the season in a win over Eastern Michigan.
NIU Career Best:Bars - 9.775 (at WMU, 3-10-13)
2013: Saw action in five meets for the Huskies on uneven parallel bars after coming back from a preseason injury. Took second on bars against Eastern Michigan (3-1) with a score of 9.725. Recorded a career-best 9.775 at Western Michigan (3-10). Recorded a 9.750 at the State of Illinois Classic (3-16).
Prep: Competed as a Level 10 gymnast for the Libertyville Gymnastics Academy for three years, earning career best scores of 9.400 on bars, 9.375 on vault and beam and 9.350 on floor. Her best all-around total was a 36.950 at the Bravo Classic in 2012, where she recorded five Top 10 finishes. Qualified for the 2012 Region 5 Championships as a senior after earning a sixth-place finish on bars and placing eighth in the all-around at the Illinois State meet with a score of 36.725. Won the uneven parallel bars at the 2012 Twistars Invitational with a career-best 9.400. Second on bars at the Arizona Surays Classic Rock Invitational her senior year. Finished eighth at the 2011 Illinois State Meet in the all-around with a score of 36.100 and was 14th in the region. Qualified for Level 10 Regionals in both 2010 and 2011. Placed first in all events at the 2010 Bravo Classic. Received top three finishes in every event at the 2011 St. Valentine Classic to take second in the all-around with a score of 34.975. As a Level 9 gymnast in 2009, was second at the state meet, fourth at regionals and seventh at nationals in the all-around competition.
Personal: Born March 26 to parents Donna and Dominick Amadio. Four-year honor roll student in high school plans to major in kinesiology. Fan of the Chicago Bulls' Michael Jordan and Derrick Rose.