Name: Deanne Soza
Birthday: September 24, 2001
Grad Year: 2020
Club: Arete Gymnastics
Level: Junior International Elite
Website: Club
Videos: YouTube

Deanne Soza was born on September 24, 2001. She trains at Arete Gymnastics. She will graduate from high school in 2020.

In 2007, Deanne competed level four. She won beam at the State Championships. Deanne competed level five in 2008. She finished first on vault at the I-Flip meet. She moved up to level six in 2009. She finished first on vault, bars, floor and the all-around at the State Championships. She made the National TOPs Diamond Team. In 2010, Deanne competed level seven. She placed first on bars, beam, floor and the all-around at the State Championships. She made the National TOPs Team. She moved up to level eight in 2011. She finished third all-around at the Arizona Grand Invitational. At the Gem State Invitational, she won beam and floor. She won all five gold medals at the Gliders Invitational. She won vault and placed second all-around at the State Championships. At Regionals, she finished first on beam and third all-around. Deanne passed hope elite compulsories at the US Open Championships. She made the National TOPs Team in the fall.

In 2012, Deanne finished fifth all-around at the Level 10 State Championships. She finished in the top fifteen at Regionals. At the US Secret Challenge, she won all four events and the all-around. In 2013, Deanne qualified to junior international elite at the June Developmental Training Camp. She qualified to the US National Championships at the American Classic. At the Secret US Classic, Deanne placed 15th in the all-around and ninth on vault. She competed at the US National Championships. Deanne placed third all-around at the 2014 American Classic to qualify for the US National Championships.

MAJOR ACHIEVEMENTS

2014: US National Championships
2013: US National Championships
2012: US Challenge Champion
2010, 11: National TOPs Team
2010: L7 State Champion
2009: National TOPs Diamond Team
2009: L6 State Champion

Photos © Soza