Name Maya Albertin
Birthday June 11, 2001
Hometown Katy, Texas
Parents Martin and Deedee Albertin
Siblings Dustin Ragusa & Jamie Ragusa
School Cinco Ranch High School
Grad Year Class of 2019
GPA 4.44 (A Honor Roll)

Maya became bored with Gymboree classes before her second birthday and the instructors recommended gymnastics. At age two, Maya began her gymnastics career at Katy Kips Gymnastics Club in Katy, TX where Deana Parish and Louis Morales were her first coaches. Maya competed level 3 and 4 with Katy Kips. She competed her level 5 and 7 seasons at Champion Gymnastics in Katy, TX. In 2010, Maya finished third in the all-around with a 38.175, first on uneven bars and second on balance beam at the Level 5 State Championships. She tested out of level 6 and quickly moved up to level 7 for the 2012 season. She placed sixth on vault at the Level 7 State Championships. In the summer of 2012, Maya moved to Stars Gymnastics in Houston, TX and has been there ever since.

In 2013, Maya finished eighth in the all-around with a 37.725, third on balance beam and fifth on floor exercise at the Level 7 State Championships. She moved up to level 8 for the 2014 season where she place fifth on uneven bars and seventh on floor exercise at the State Championships. She qualified to the Region 3 Championships, finishing eighth in the all-around with a 37.825 and fourth on floor exercise.

As a level 9 gymnast in 2015, Maya placed sixth on floor exercise at the State Championships. At the Region 3 Championships, she finished fifth in the all-around with a 37.325, second on floor exercise and fourth on vault and uneven bars. She qualified to the Level 9 Western Nationals in Spokane, WA where she earned a gold medal on balance beam with a 9.475. Maya moved up to level 10 in 2016. She placed fourth in the all-around with a 36.750, third on balance beam and fifth on uneven bars at the State Championships. She qualified to the Region 3 Championships.

In 2017, Maya placed fifth in the all-around and second on vault and balance beam at the State Championships. At the Region 3 Championships, she finished fifth in the all-around and first on floor exercise. Maya qualified to the Junior Olympic Nationals in Indianapolis, IN. In 2018, Maya placed fourth in the all-around and third on balance beam at the State Championships. At the Region 3 Championships, she placed eighth on uneven bars.

Maya trains 30 hours per week at Stars Gymnastics in Houston, TX under coach Dan Baker. Maya is working hard to reach her goals to become a successful level 10 gymnast, qualify to the Junior Olympic Nationals and to obtain a Division I college gymnastics scholarship.

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