Rankings: Club Gyms With J.O. Qualifiers Committed To Top-25 NCAA Teams

Dinah Jean Whistler
Last week, we ranked the impressive list of 286 clubs that had qualifiers at 2017 J.O. National Championships. Now, it's time to check out how these clubs stack up in terms of their gymnasts' NCAA commitments to top-tier schools.

The rankings take into account the number of gymnasts from each club who are committed to top 25-ranked NCAA schools, the final 2017 rankings of the respective NCAA teams, and the overall number of gymnasts who qualified from each club. See the master list of commits from JOs here.

North Stars topped the charts with having nine of their JOs-qualified gymnasts committed to top 25-ranked schools. WOGA had six, and Cincinnati Gymnastics had four.

RANKINGS


Rank Club State
1 North Stars Gymnastics Academy NJ
2 WOGA Gymnastics TX
3 Cincinnati Gymnastics OH
4 Legacy Elite Gymnastics LLC IL
5 SCEGA Gymnastics CA
6 Triad Gymnastics IA
7 Twistars USA Inc MI
8 Arizona Dynamics Gymnastics AZ
9 Texas Dreams Gymnastics TX
10 Wildfire Gymnastics CA
11 Pearland Elite TX
12 Azarian CA
13 All American Gymnastics UT
14 Metroplex Gymnastics TX
15 Twin City Twisters MN
16 Arizona Sunrays AZ
17 Georgia Elite Gymnastics GA
18 Gymstars Gymnastics TN
19 Olympia Gymnastics Academy MI
20 Fuzion Gymnastics KS
21T Empire Gymnastics Academy TX
21T Illinois Gymnastics Institute Inc IL
23 Everest Gymnastics NC
24 Aerial Gymnastics Club IL
25 Gymland Arena Gymnastics NJ
26T Desert Devils (Mesa) AZ
26T Flips USA Gymnastics NV
28 American Twisters FL
29 GAGE KS
30 Buckeye Gymnastics OH
31 Gymcats Gymnastics NV
32 Sonshine Gymnastics NC
33 Texas East Gymnastics TX
34 Montgomery County Sports Performance Center PA
35 Perfection Gymnastics School OH
36 Gymnastics Express Too CT
37 All Olympia AOGC CA
38 Gymnastix Training Center GA
39 Coast Elite Gymnastics Academy FL
39T Gymstrada Gymnastic School VA
41 Eastern National Academy of Paramus NJ
42 West Valley Gymnastics School CA
43 Metropolitan Gymnastics WA
44 Youngstown Gymnastic Center LLC OH
45 Colorado Gymnastics Institute CO
46 Chow's Gymnastics and Dance Institute IA
47 Airborne Colorado CO
48 Gymnastics USA Longwood FL
49 Capital Gymnastics National Training Center VA
50 Infiniti Elite Gymnastics NY
51 Southeastern Gymnastics Center NC
52 Stallone Gymnastics PA
53 San Mateo Gymnastics CA
54 Auburn Gymnastics Center Inc WA
55 Girls in Co-Operation Gymnastics Training Center PA
56 Prestige Gymnastics PA
57 Champion Gymnastics USA MI
58 Florida Elite Gymnastics FL
59 Perpetual Motion Gymnastics Center WI
60 Virginia Techniques Gymnastics Inc VA
61 Colorado Aerials Gymnastics Center CO
62 Adrenaline Gymnastics Academy CO
63 Lakewood Ranch Gymnastics FL
64 Oconee Gymnastics Center GA
65 Airborne Gymnastics Training Center CA
66 Head Over Heels CA
67 Olympus Gymnastics UT
68 Dream Xtreme Gymnastics CA
69 Precision Gymnastics CA
70 Hawaiian Island Twisters Inc HI
71 Aerial Athletics TX
72 5280 Gymnastics CO
73T Let It Shine TN
73T Northwind Gymnastics Center Inc GA
75 Capital Gymnastics TX
76 Salto Gymnastics Center Inc WI
77T Iowa Gymnastics Academy IA
77T Olympia Hills Gymnastics TX
77T Premier Gymnastics and Cheer Academy NJ
77T TNT Gymnastics Fitness Complex Inc FL
81 Stars Gymnastics Training Center-Houston TX
82T KPAC NC
82T Reflex Gymnastics Academy TX
84 Brestyan's American Gymnastics MA
85T Centre Elite Gymnastics Inc PA
85T Gym America MI
85T Gymkhana Inc PA
85T Pittsburgh Northstars PA
89 SLGC MO
90 New Image Gymnastic Academy NY
91T Olympic Dreams Gymnastics Inc OH
91T Virginia International Gymnastics School VA
91T X-Cel Gymnastics PA
94 Gold Medal Gymnastics Centereach NY


ATHLETES


Club Name of Athlete
5280 Gymnastics Brooke Weins - Missouri
Adrenaline Gymnastics Academy Jada Glenn - Auburn
Aerial Athletics Kambrie Brandt - Missouri
Aerial Gymnastics Club Payton Richards - Florida
Airborne Colorado Mia Sundstrom - Denver
Airborne Gymnastics Training Center Jamie Panchak - Cal Berkeley
All American Gymnastics Hunter Dula - Utah, Karley McClain - Southern Utah
All Olympia AOGC Kylie Dickson - Alabama
American Twisters Alexandra Greenwald - Iowa, Abigail Johnston - Nebraska
Arizona Dynamics Gymnastics Kayla Bird - Oregon State, Kaitlyn Yanish - Oregon State, Madison Mariani - Michigan
Arizona Sunrays Cassie Stevens - Auburn, Tatum Bruden - Boise State, Sierra Brooks - Michigan
Auburn Gymnastics Center Inc Samantha Smith - Boise State
Azarian Hannah Nipp - Southern Utah, Kendal Poston - UCLA
Brestyan's American Gymnastics Emily Holmes-Hackerd - West Virginia
Buckeye Gymnastics Makarri Doggette - Alabama, Jenna Swartzentruber - Ohio State
Capital Gymnastics Amanda Elswick - Arkansas, Maya Bordas - Illinois
Capital Gymnastics National Training Center Samanta Javanbakht - Michigan
Centre Elite Gymnastics Inc Jessica Bastardi - West Virginia
Champion Gymnastics USA Mayleigh Vanderbeek - Kentucky
Chow's Gymnastics and Dance Institute Emma Brown - Denver
Cincinnati Gymnastics Aria Brusch - Auburn, Sarah Hargrove - Nebraska, Abigail Matthews - Oklahoma, Brooke Chesney - Ohio State
Coast Elite Gymnastics Academy Lexi Graber - Alabama
Colorado Aerials Gymnastics Center Adeline Sabados - Auburn
Colorado Gymnastics Institute Rylie Mundell - Denver
Desert Devils (Mesa) Jaedyn Rucker - Utah
Dream Xtreme Gymnastics Nevaeh DeSouza - Cal Berkeley
Eastern National Academy of Paramus Kylie Piringer - Nebraska
Empire Gymnastics Academy Amoree Lockhart - Oklahoma, Jordan Draper - Oklahoma
Everest Gymnastics Haleigh Bryant - LSU
Flips USA Gymnastics Alexia Burch - Utah
Florida Elite Gymnastics Ella Warren - Kentucky
Fuzion Gymnastics Carly Woodard - Oklahoma
GAGE Sophia Carter - Arkansas, Lynnzee Brown - Denver
Georgia Elite Gymnastics Anna McGee - Missouri, Madison McPherson - Georgia, Samantha Durante - Georgia
Girls in Co-Operation Gymnastics Training Center Hope Masiado - Boise State
Gold Medal Gymnastics Centereach Ashley Veglucci - Central Michigan
Gym America McKenna Linnen - West Virginia
Gymcats Gymnastics Jane Poniewaz - Oregon State, Shylen Murakami - Southern Utah
Gymkhana Inc Abigail Pierson - West Virginia
Gymland Arena Gymnastics Amanda Cashman - Utah
Gymnastics Express Too Taylor Pitchell - Central Michigan, Kendra Combs - West Virginia
Gymnastics USA Longwood Alexandria Ruiz - Denver
Gymnastix Training Center Chase Brock - Alabama
Gymstars Gymnastics Rachel Smith - Southern Utah, Soraya Hawthorne - Georgia, Kennedy Johnson - Central Michgan
Gymstrada Gymnastic School Griffin James - Alabama
Hawaiian Island Twisters Inc Mya Mulligan - Missouri
Head Over Heels Nina Schank - Cal Berkeley
Illinois Gymnastics Institute Inc Anastasia Webb - Oklahoma
Infiniti Elite Gymnastics Alexis Stern - Michigan
Iowa Gymnastics Academy Emma Hartzler - Iowa
KPAC Bailey Lovett - Arkansas
Lakewood Ranch Gymnastics Derrian Gobourne - Auburn
Legacy Elite Gymnastics LLC Andrea Li - Cal Berkeley, Bridget Killian - Iowa, Rachel Borden - Illinois, Nia Dennis - UCLA
Let It Shine Hannah McCrary - Missouri
Metroplex Gymnastics Cornelia Eksteen - Washington, Abby Brenner - Michigan, Kyana George - Cal Berkeley
Metropolitan Gymnastics Geneva Thompson - Washington
Montgomery County Sports Performance Center Kayla Yancey - West Virginia, Kianna Yancey - West Virginia
New Image Gymnastic Academy Hannah Cohen - George Washington
North Stars Gymnastics Academy Samantha Davis - Georgia, Simone Banen - Alabama, Kaylee Quinn - Nebraska, Ava Caravela - Ohio State, Rachael Lukacs - Georgia, Alonza Klopfer - Alabama, Ellen Wylie - Arkansas, Rachel Kaplan - Washington, Olivia Raymond - Arkansas
Northwind Gymnastics Center Inc Sienna Schreiber - Missouri
Oconee Gymnastics Center Savannah Schoenherr - Auburn
Olympia Gymnastics Academy Matilyn Waligora - Alabama, Gabryel Wilson - MIchigan
Olympia Hills Gymnastics Lauren Guerin - Iowa
Olympic Dreams Gymnastics Inc Claire Gagliardi - Ohio State
Olympus Gymnastics Milan Clausi - Cal Berkeley
Pearland Elite Torri Hutchinson - Nebraska, Mikayla Magee - Utah
Perfection Gymnastics School Gillian Rutz - Arkansas, Colby Miller - Ohio State
Perpetual Motion Gymnastics Center Raina Albores - Kentucky
Pittsburgh Northstars Rachel Hornung - West Virginia
Precision Gymnastics Talitha Jones - Cal Berekely
Premier Gymnastics and Cheer Academy Ariana Agrapides - Iowa
Prestige Gymnastics Josie Angeny - Kentucky
Reflex Gymnastics Academy Kennedy Hambrick - Arkansas
Salto Gymnastics Center Inc Ariana Zens - Iowa
San Mateo Gymnastics Madison Dagen - Oregon State
SCEGA Gymnastics Jillian Hoffman - Utah, Adrienne Randall - Utah
SLGC Molly Jozwiakowski - Southern Utah
Sonshine Gymnastics Morgan Oldham - Arkansas, Ashley Smith - Auburn
Southeastern Gymnastics Center Abby Heiskell - Michigan
Stallone Gymnastics Natalie Wojcik - Michigan
Stars Gymnastics Training Center-Houston Kailey GIllings - Arkansas
Texas Dreams Gymnastics Natalie Morton - Denver, Colbi Flory - UCLA
Texas East Gymnastics Drew Watson - Auburn, Danica Abanto - Ohio State
TNT Gymnastics Fitness Complex Inc Ashley Smith - Iowa
Triad Gymnastics Trudy Schoepfer - Missouri, Evy Schoepfer - Oklahoma, Erin Castle - Iowa
Twin City Twisters AK Subject - Denver, Madilyn Quarles - Denver, Kaitlyn Gilson - Ohio State
Twistars USA Inc Alyssa Al-Ashari - Michigan, Kai Rivers - LSU
Virginia International Gymnastics School Elexis Edwards - Ohio State
Virginia Techniques Gymnastics Inc Raena Worley - Kentucky
West Valley Gymnastics School Megan Verceles Carr - Nebraska
Wildfire Gymnastics Sydney Gonzales - Oregon State, Nicoletta Koulos - UCLA
WOGA Gymnastics Luisa Blanco - Alabama, Brenna Brooks - Washington, Alexis Stokes - Boise State, Rachel Baumann - Georgia, Esperanza Abarca - West Virginia, Lauren Farley - Michigan
X-Cel Gymnastics Zoe Schweitzer - Ohio State
Youngstown Gymnastic Center LLC Anna Warhol - Washington


Note: The rankings include gymnasts who were were committed prior to 2017 J.O. Nationals. They are based off our pre-JOs Master Commit list.

Edit: Bailey Ferrer (LSU) and Payton Smith (Auburn) were both JOs alternates who were called in to compete, making Brandy Johnson's tied for 26th.


Related:
Rankings: Club Gyms With The Most 2017 J.O. Nationals Qualifiers
2017 NCAA Women's Gymnastics Ranking
Master List: College-Committed 2017 J.O. Nationals Competitors

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