Name: Alyona Shchennikova
Birthday: May 12, 2001
Grad Year: 2019
Club: Tigar
Level: 10/Hopes
Website: Club
Videos: YouTube

Alyona Shchennikova was born on May 12, 2001. She trained at USA Gymnastics World in 2005. She then moved to Stars Gymnastics Village until 2011 when she began training at Tigar. Alyona's sister, Polina, is also a gymnast. She will graduate from high school in 2019.

In 2008, Alyona competed level five. She placed second on bars at the State Championships. She moved up to level six in the fall of 2009. She placed first on bars and third all-around at the State Championships. She made the National TOPs Diamond Team. Alyona immediately competed level seven in 2010. She won bars at the Denver Winterfest. She finished first on bars and the all-around at the Pikes Peak Cup. She finished first on bars and fourth all-around at the State Championships. She made the National TOPs Team. She moved up to level eight in 2011. She finished first on vault at the Pikes Peak Cup. At the WOGA Classic, she won bars. She placed third all-around. Alyona finished first on bars and beam at the Sand Dollar Invitational. She placed third all-around at the State Championships. She competed at Regionals. She made the National TOPs Team.

Alyona moved up to level nine in 2012. She placed third all-around at the Snowball Express. She won bars and the all-around at the Pikes Peak Cup. At the Denver Winterfest, she won the all-around title. She finished second on vault and the all-around at the State Championships. She qualified to hopes at the 2013 WOGA Classic. She finished first on bars and beam at the Pikes Peak Cup as a level ten. She finished third all-around at the State Championships. At Regionals, she finished in the top ten including a third place finish on bars. She competed at JO Nationals. Alyona won the all-around at the 2013 US Challenge. She also placed third on vault, first on bars and first on floor.

MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS

2013: US Challenge Champion
2013: JO Nationals
2012: L9 State- 2nd AA
2010, 11: National TOPs Team
2009: National TOPs Diamond Team

Photos copyright to Ruth Judson