Diandra Milliner

Diandra Milliner

Player Profile

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Wichita, Kan.

High School:
Maize

Height:
5-3

Event:
All-Around

Experience:
1L

Club Team:
Folger’s Gymnastics

ALABAMA HIGHLIGHTS:
2011 – Freshman Second team Balance Beam All-American … scored a 9.95 in the NCAA Championships Super Six Team Finals, tying with teammate Kayla Hoffman for the highest vault score of the night … Second team All-SEC … Freshman All-SEC… joined the Crimson Tide on Dec. 26 for the second semester after graduating from high school early … twice named SEC Freshman Gymnast of the Week, after the Tide’s meets against Auburn and LSU… posted a career-high 9.975 on the vault against LSU … scored a 39.450 against Kentucky in her first all-around appearance … scored a career-high 9.825 on the uneven bars against Kentucky … scored a career-best 9.925 on the floor exercise against Kentucky and LSU … competed 40 routines during the season, scoring 9.9 or better 10 times – seven on the vault and three on the floor exercise … anchored Alabama’s vault lineup in all 14 meets … won five of 10 individual vault titles during the regular season … scored a career-high 9.875 on the balance beam at the Metroplex Challenge … in the first routine of her first meet for the Crimson Tide, she won the vault against Penn State with a 9.9 … earned Dean’s List honors (3.5 or better grade point average) for the spring semester.

PREP HIGHLIGHTS:
Graduated from Maize High School early and joined the Crimson Tide for the spring semester … coached by Mark Folger at Folger’s Gymnastics … 2010 Junior Olympic National vault and floor exercise champion … won the vault and finished second in the all-around at the 2009 Junior Olympic National Championships … took first on the vault, uneven bars and floor exercise at the 2010 Junior Olympic Regional Championships … won the vault and floor exercise at the 2010 Nastia Liukin Cup … won the all-around at the Pink Ribbon Invitational, Texas Prime Meet and National Gymnastics Challenge in 2009.

PERSONAL INFORMATION:
Full name: Diandra Quinn Milliner … daughter of Traci and Reuben Milliner … sisters, Aleah and Micala … pre-major studies … October 18, 1992.

MILLINER’S TOP SCORES:
All-Around: 39.450 | Vault: 9.975 | Bars: 9.825 | Beam: 9.875 | Floor: 9.925