Auburn freshman Sunisa Lee’s season may be over, but that will not prevent her from getting identified for her attempts.
Lee was named as a person of four finalists for the Honda Activity Award for Gymnastics on Tuesday, sharing the honor with Florida’s Trinity Thomas, Oregon State’s Jade Carey and Lexy Ramler of Minnesota. The Honda Sport award is provided throughout 12 distinctive collegiate women’s sports to the finest athlete of their respective sport.
Awards have not arrive scarce to Lee this yr. She gained 4 All-The usa nods at the NCAA championships and 4 in the standard period, and she was named equally the SEC Freshman of the Yr and the WCGA Regional Gymnast of the Calendar year for her endeavours. Lee also grew to become an SEC champion before this yr when she earned a best 10 on the bars at the SEC championships meet.
Her level of competition will absolutely be hard to conquer, having said that. Florida’s Trinity Thomas has been a specific roadblock for Lee this year, beating her out for the all-about at the NCAA championships and getting the person SEC championship in the all-about, the vault and the flooring. Minnesota’s Lexy Ramler was a finalist very last yr when Oklahoma’s Anastasia Webb took the title, and Oregon State’s Jade Carey also competed with Lee in Tokyo and was named the PAC-12 Gymnast of the Calendar year.
Lee has not explained no matter if she desires to arrive back to Auburn next yr or shift on. Irrespective, her freshman campaign is one particular Tigers admirers are confident to keep in mind.