NCAA Gymnast Career: Chayse Capps

NCAA Gymnast Career: Chayse Capps

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Chayse Capps is a Women’s Artistic Gymnast who competed in the NCAA (National Collegiate Athletic Association) Women’s Gymnastics competition for the University of Oklahoma between the years of 2014 and 2017.

Chayse Capps Quick Facts

Full Name: Chayse Nicole Capps
Date of Birth: October 22, 1994
Height: 5’2″ (157 cms)
Hometown: Plano, Texas, USA
High School: (Homeschooled)

College Career:
2014 – 2017
Major: Health and Exercise Science

Chayse Capps' College: Oklahoma Sooners

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Chayse Capps' Former Club: Infinite Bounds

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Chayse Capps' Freshman Year: 2014

First-team All-American (beam)
Tied for eighth on beam at individual event finals (9.8625)
Big 12 Newcomer of the Year
NACGC second-team All-American (beam)
All-Big 12 (beam, floor)
Four event titles in 2014
Six-time Big 12 Newcomer of the Week (Jan. 15, Georgia; Jan. 28, Arizona; Feb. 11, LSU; Feb. 17, Metroplex Challenge; March 4, Illinois; March 18, Arkansas)
Posted her career-high vault score of 9.95 against No. 3 LSU on Feb. 9
Tied her career-high vault score at Super Six finals
Earned a 9.975 on beam at the Metroplex Challenge on Feb. 15 to win the event title
NCAA Minneapolis Regional co-champion on beam
Earned her career-high floor score of 9.925 twice
Ranked as high as No. 8 nationally on beam
Only freshman in the country to finish the regular season ranked in the top 10 on beam
One of only seven gymnasts nationally to post a 9.975 or higher on beam in 2014.


Chayse Capps' Sophomore Year: 2015

First-team All-American on beam, scoring a 9.9125 in individual event finals to finish fourth overall
Second-team All-American (vault)
Seven weeks ranked No. 1 on the Beam and six straight from Feb. 9 – March 16
Two-time All-Big 12 (vault, beam)
NACGC (National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches) first-team All-American (beam)
Academic All-Big 12
Big 12 Gymnast of the Week (Feb. 11)
Big 12 beam co-champion (9.975)
Ten event titles in 2015, including a team-best five on balance beam and five more on vault
Tied her career-best of 9.975 on beam at the Big 12 Championship to tie for first
Earned 13 scores of 9.9-plus on beam
Tied her career-high of 9.95 on vault twice in mid-February
Featured in Sports Illustrated ‘Faces in the Crowd’ on Feb. 23, 2015 after posting 9.95s on beam and vault at Iowa State
Earned a season-high 9.9 on floor in the lead-off position at the Big 12 Championship meet
One of only six gymnasts in the nation to earn a 9.975 or higher on beam in 2015.


Chayse Capps' Junior Year: 2016

Five-time 2016 All-American
First-Team All-American (All-Around, Bars, Beam, Floor)
Second-Team All-American (Vault)
Second Sooner in program history to grab five All-America accolades in one season, joining Kelly Garrison (1988)
National Runner-Up in the all-around, scoring a 39.6125 in NCAA Semifinal II
NCAA individual event finishes: Tied ninth on vault (9.9), tied fourth on bars (9.9), tied fourth on beam (9.9125), tied fourth on floor (9.9)
NACGC/W (National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches/ Women) Regular Season First-Team All-American (all-around, bars, beam)
South Central Region Gymnast of the Year
NCAA Iowa City Regional All-Around Champion (39.550), Vault Champion (9.9) and Co-Beam Champion (9.9)
Three-time All-Big 12 (all-around, bars, beam)
Academic All-Big 12
Big 12 Co-Gymnast of the Year
Big 12 All-Around Champion
Big 12 Co-Beam Champion
Set program record with a 39.775 in the all-around on Feb. 5 (previous high was 39.700)
Posted first 10.0 of her career on beam on Feb. 5
Four-time Big 12 Gymnast of the Week (Feb. 2, Feb. 9, Feb. 16, March 15)
First season competing in both the all-around and on bars
Earned a team-high 24 individual titles, including at least one on every event
Had 10 beam titles and eight all-around titles.


Chayse Capps' Senior Year: 2017

Three-Time 2017 All-American
First-Team All-American (vault, beam)
Second-Team All-American (all-around)
NACGC/W (National Association of Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches/Women) First-Team All-American (all-around, beam) NACGC/W Second-Team All-American (floor)
Selected as one of four nominees for Honda Sport Award
Named a finalist for AAI (American Athletic, Inc.) Award, recognizing the top senior gymnast in the country
Three-time All-Big 12 (all-around, beam, floor)
2017 Big 12 Gymnast of the Year
Big 12 Co-Beam and All-Around Champion
Academic All-Big 12 First Team
Four-time Big 12 Gymnast of the Week (Jan. 9, Jan. 16, Feb. 27, March 6)
Earned 14 event titles, including seven on beam
Competed the all-around in 14 of OU’s 15 meets
Posted the second 10.0 of her career on beam to clinch the Sooners’ win at Michigan on March 4.


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