Name: Michelle Kulovitz
Hometown: Anaheim Hills, Calif.
Major: Exercise Biology
Steady veteran presence was in short supply this season for the youthful Aggie women’s gymnastics team, but with senior Michelle Kulovitz, the quality over quantity moniker rang true.
The Mater Dei High School product earned co-Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Gymnast of the Year honors as a team-captain, guiding the Aggies to their first MPSF title in program history.
The only senior to compete in more than three meets, Kulovitz saved her best for last, scoring a career-high 38.875 in the all-around at the conference championships on Mar. 28. In the final five meets of the season, Kulovitz averaged a 9.820 at floor, including a career-best 9.875 on Feb. 29 against Alaska Anchorage.
She will complete her collegiate career Apr. 12 at the NCAA West Regional, where she will represent UC Davis in floor and as an all-around alternate.