|| Lillian "Lilly" Tubbs |
|| June 9, 2004|
|| Pflugerville, Texas||Parents
|| Brendi Romick and Kevin Tubbs
|| Outdoors, arts & crafts and shopping
|| iPrep University|
|| Class of 2022 |
|| 4.0 GPA |
|| National Junior Honor Society |
Lilly was inspired by Aly Raisman who won three medals at the 2012 Olympic Games. Shortly after the Olympics, Lilly begged her mom to enroll her into gymnastics. She started her gymnastics career in January 2013 at Capital Gymnastics in Cedar Park, TX.
After only a few months of training, Lilly started competing level 4 in the fall of 2014. She finished third in the all-around, second on floor exercise and third on vault at the State Championships. She tested out of level 5 and skipped level 6 in the fall of 2014. Lilly immediately started competing level 7 for the 2015 season. At the Level 7 State Championships, Lilly finished fifth in the all-around with a 38.575 and third on balance beam. She qualified to the Region 3 Championships where she placed eighth in the all-around with a 37.650 and first on vault.
Lilly moved up to level 8 in 2016. She placed second in the all-around with a 37.575, first on balance beam and third on vault and uneven bars at the Championships. At the Region 3 Championships, Lilly placed first on balance beam, third on uneven bars and fourth on floor exercise. As a level 9 gymnast in 2017, Lilly placed fifth on balance beam at the State Championships. At the Region 3 Championships, she finished sixth in the all-around, second on uneven bars and fourth on balance beam. Lilly qualified to the Level 9 Western Nationals in Boise. ID.
As a first-year level 10 gymnast in 2018, Lilly placed fourth on balance beam at the State Championships. At the Region 3 Championships, she finished in the top ten in the all-around and qualified to the Junior Olympic Nationals in Cincinnati, OH. In May of 2018, Lilly moved to Austin Elite Gymnastics Training Center in Lakeway, TX.
Lilly trains 21 hours per week at Austin Elite Gymnastics Training Center in Lakeway, TX under coach Mike Hillin. Lilly would like to qualify to the Junior Olympic Nationals in 2019. Her long-term goal is obtain a Division I college gymnastics scholarship.