|Hometown:||Peachtree City, Ga.|
2015: Won the Mari-Rae Sopper Spirit Award at the USA Gymnastics Collegiate National Championships after persevering through two major injuries and an extended hospitalization … Recovered from first injury to compete in season opener, scoring a 9.575 on bars at SCSU (Jan. 17) … Earned the ECAC Coaches Choice award on Jan. 20 … Missed the remainder of the season due to injury … Earned ECAC All-Academic Team honors.
2014: Competed in seven meets, concentrating on bars … Made collegiate debut at UNH (Jan. 19) with a 9.550 on bars … Earned All-Ivy Classic honors on bars with third-place finish (9.750) to lift Brown to second-straight Ivy Classic Championship … Missed the latter portion of the season due to injury.
Before Brown: Graduated as the salutatorian of her class at McIntosh High School … Selected to the Principal’s Honor Roll … A member of the National Honor Society and the National English Honor Society … A National Merit Commended Scholar, she founded the school’s Students Against Destructive Decisions chapter and served as president … Also served as the Beta Club President, the Community Service Chair and the yearbook editor … Earned the Beta Club High Service Award … Competed as a Level 9 gymnast for one year, earning state titles in the vault, uneven bars and the all-around … Won the Level 9 Region 8 title in the uneven bars and took second in the all-around … Qualified for Eastern Nationals as a Level 9 gymnast … Competed at Level 10 for four years for Gym South Gymnastics and Newman School of Gymnastics … Qualified for Level 10 regionals and the Level 10 National Invitational Tournament … Earned second on floor, third on bars and fourth on beam at the Level 10 state championships … A six-time regional qualifier, she earned her club’s 100% Worker Award.
Personal: Tori Kinamon is the daughter of Kari and Chuck Kinamon … She has a twin brother, Derek, and two younger brothers, Duke and Dane … Her twin attends the United States Air Force Academy … Her father played football at the Air Force Academy from 1982-86 … Her aunt, Sheri, was a gymnast at Stanford, while her other aunt, Lori, competed for the UC Davis gymnastics team … Enjoys playing the piano, waterskiing, traveling with her family, swimming and photography … Health and Human Biology concentrator.
Career Highs (Through 2015 Season)