Better Know a Freshman Gymnast - Mariesah Pierce

Jan. 11, 2010

Mariesah Pierce was born in Watsonville, Calif. She calls Aptos, Calif. home. She attended Scots Valley High and competed for Airborne Gymnasatics. Mariesah went to Junior Olympic Nationals all years of high school and placed third on the floor exercise her junior year. Her squad were the 2008 State Champions and were runners up in 2009. She lists her favorite hobby as snowboarding.

Here are some quick facts you may not know about Mariesah:

What other sport would you compete in if you weren't a gymnast? Competitive cheerleading

Where would you really like to travel? Singapore

What is a weird fact that people may not know about you? I don't eat vegeatables.

Where do you see yourself in ten years? Having a family and working as a nurse practioner

What is your favorite movie from the past year? Twilight

What is your life's theme song? Who I am by Jessica Andrews

What would you do if you had one day left to live? Shopping!!!!

What is your favorite sport other than gymnastics? football

What is a dangerous thing you would do if there were no risks? skydiving

Keep checking back to to see profiles of the other new members of the 2010 California Golden Bear Gymnastics team. Also check out the Lifestyles of a Cal Gymnast blog where members of the team talk about what it is like to be a Cal gymnast, in and out of the gym.

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