2002: Took second on the beam with a 9.750 at Auburn ...Placed third on the floor vs. Illinois State with a season high 9.700...Was second on the bars (9.775) and third on the beam (9.725) vs. Michigan State...Tied a career-high by scoring a 9.875 on the bars to take third at Penn State...Placed third on the bars (9.725) vs. SE Missouri State...Named Academic All-Big Ten and a Scholastic All-American.
2001: Chosen as an alternate at the NCAA Region 3 Championships...Recorded a career-high 39.225 to finish second in the all-around against Ohio State ... Also tied for third (9.850) to lead the Illini on the bars against the Buckeyes ... Scored a career-high 9.875 to tie for second place on the bars in the season opener against Penn State ... Also tied for first place with a 9.850 on the floor en route to the all-around title (39.000) against the Nittany Lions ... Tied for fourth with a career best score of 9.850 on the balance beam against Iowa...Finished third on the bars (9.775) at Kentucky...Named Academic All-Big Ten and a Scholastic All-American.
2000: Finished second in the all-around at Iowa with a score of 38.375 Set career highs in three events against Illinois State winning the bars with a 9.825, the floor with a 9.850 and compiling a total score of 39.100 to win the all-around, which earned her Big Ten athlete of the week honors Finished eighth in the all-around at the NCAA Region 3 Championships with a 38.825 including a ninth-place finish on the beam.
High School: Qualified for the Junior Olympic Nationals in 1998 and 1999 Competed for the Colorado Gymnastics Institute club team 1999 Colorado Winterfest floor champion 1999 regional bar champion Placed sixth on the floor at the 1999 nationals in Austin, Texas Was the 1999 Colorado Rocky Invitational vault champion Earned a letter in diving Graduated with honors.
Personal: Daughter of Bruce and Louise Hawley Majoring in physiology/Pre-Medicine...Born Dec. 18, 1980.
Nickname: Care Bear Favorite Athlete: John Elway Favorite TV show: Trading Spaces Favorite Movie: The Wizard of Oz Favorite Singers: Tom Petty and the Dixie Chicks I have been told I look like: Punky Brewster What Im passionate about outside of gymnastics: my family, drawing/painting, working as an emergency medical technician I most admire: my parents because they have given me more love in 22 years than I could ask for in my lifetime Three words that describe myself are: determined, funny, busy I chose to attend Illinois because: the team and coaches have such great chemistry and academically, you cant go wrong here.
Hawley's career highs
Vault 9.750 at Region 3 Champs., 4/1/00
Bars 9.875 twice, last at Penn St., 2/2/02
Beam 9.850 vs. Iowa, 3/3/01
Floor 9.875 at Ill. St. Meet, 3/11/00
AA 39.225 vs. Ohio State, 2/3/01