|Name Audrey Evans |
|Birthday December 14, 2002 |
|Hometown Cornelius, North Carolina ||Parents Mark and Joy Evans
||School Southlake Christian
||Grad Year Class of 2021
Audrey Evans was born on December 14, 2002 in North Carolina to Mark and Joy Evans. She has a sister, Corbin, a brother, John, two dogs, two cats and a python. Currently, Audrey is a student at Southlake Christian School and she will graduate from high school in 2021. When Audrey has time outside of gymnastics, she enjoys water sports and cooking.
Audrey's mom enrolled her into gymnastics in desperation because she was climbing constantly! She started taking recreational classes at the age of three at Shooting Stars Gymnastics in Hickory, NC and fell in love with the sport. As a level 5 gymnast in 2011, Audrey finished first in the all-around with a 38.125 and firs ton vault, uneven bars and floor exercise. In the summer of 2012, Audrey moved to Everest Gymnastics in Huntersville, NC.
As a level 7 gymnast in 2013, Audrey finished second in the all-around with a 38.700, second on floor exercise and third on balance beam at the State Championships. She qualified to the Region 8 Championships where she placed seventh in the all-around with a 38.475 and third on uneven bars. Audrey was unable to compete in 2014 due to an injury. She came back strong in 2015 where she tested out of level 8 and moved up to level 9. At the State Championships, she placed third in the all-around with a 37.125, second on balance beam and fifth on vault and floor exercise. She qualified to the Region 8 Championships. Audrey was unable to compete in 2016 due to an injury.
In 2017 as a first-year level 10 gymnast, Audrey finished fifth in the all-around and second on balance beam at the State Championships. At the Region 8 Championships, she placed seventh in the all-around and fourth on balance beam. She qualified to the Junior Olympic Nationals in Indianapolis, IN. In 2018, Audrey qualified to the Region 8 Championships.
Audrey trains 25-27 hours per week at Everest Gymnastics in Huntersville, NC under coaches Yiwen Chen and Qi Han. Audrey is working hard to keep pushing herself and to be a good role model in and out of gym. Her long-term goal is to compete for a college gymnastics team.