PISCATAWAY, N.J. (Jan. 3, 2014) - With the 2014 gymnastics season quickly approaching, get to know the Scarlet Knights. The season starts Jan. 11, 2014 against New Hampshire at the Livingston Recreation Center.
To continue the series, ScarletKnights.com introduces you to senior Alexis Gunzelman...
Hometown: Tabernacle, N.J.
High School: Seneca
Major/Minor: Exercise science, psychology minor
Favorite Olympic Gymnast: Kerri Strug
Favorite Pro Athlete: Brayden Schenn
Favorite Pro Sports Teams: Philadelphia Flyers
Favorite Movies: The Harry Potter series, Miracle, any movie based on a true story
Favorite TV Shows: Scandal, Grey’s Anatomy, Sons of Anarchy
Favorite Foods: I love all food
Favorite Song Right Now: "The Monster" by Eminem feat. Rihanna
The farthest place from home I've been is California.
My favorite gymnastics memory is being voted team MVP my freshman year.
My favorite gymnastics event to compete on is floor.
I committed to Rutgers over other schools because it felt like my home away from home.
When I was little I always wanted to be a doctor.
After graduation I hope to pursue a career in the medical field, as a Doctor of Osteopathy or a Physican Assistant.
The most influential people in my life are my parents.
My favorite midnight snack is chips and dip.
An artist no one would believe I have on my iPod is Billy Joel.
If I could spend a day with anyone in history, it would be my grandma.
If you walked into my bedroom, the first thing you would notice is everything has a place.
If I could eat one meal for the rest of my life, it would be pasta with my mom’s homemade sauce.
The best place at Rutgers is at the gym, practicing.
My favorite class at RU was General Psychology.
A pre-meet ritual of mine is to braid a majority of the team’s hair.
I hate to admit it, but I love fast food.
If I could live anywhere in the world, it would probably be next to my parents.
If I could play any other sport at RU, it would be soccer.
My goal for the 2014 season is to qualify for Regionals with my team!!!