Laura Rogers
Position: All-Around
Year: Junior
Hometown: Overland Park, Kan.
High School: Saint Thomas Aquinas HS
Laura Rogers
Courtesy: CMU Athletic Communications
Release: 12/28/2009

2009: Competed in all 12 meets … scored a career-high 9.800 on bars at the NCAA Regional Championships (4/4) … matched a career-best with a 9.775 on beam at regionals … earned a season-high 9.750 on vault at the MAC Championships (3/21) … tallied a second-place finish on bars versus Eastern Michigan (3/14) … tallie da 9.7 or better nine times.

2008: Saw action in 10 meets while competing in the all-around three times ... posted a season-best 9.550 on the balance beam in the MAC Championships (3/29) ... best score of the season came on the bars (9.700) against Kent State (2/23) ... season-high 37.750 all-around score came against Iowa (1/18). 

2007: Second team All-MAC honoree after finishing tied for third in the all-around at the MAC Championships with a score of 38.500 (3/31) ... competed as an all-arounder in eight of 13 meets ... missed two meets and was limited in three others due to injury ... qualified to compete at the NCAA Central Regional Championships in the all-around ... scored 9.700 or better 20 times ... totaled 39.075 in the all-around at Kent State to help CMU to a dual meet victory ... won the all-around at a triangular meet with Texas Woman’s and Brown (1/21), scoring 38.900 to earn MAC Gymnast of the Week honors ... tied for seventh on the balance beam at the MAC Championships with a 9.750 (3/31).

Club/High School: Level 10 gymnast ... three-time Junior Olympics national qualifier ... regional champion on bars ... placed 10th in the nation on floor ... also finished 12th on the bars and 18th in the all-around at the Junior Olympic nationals ... eight-time Kansas state champion ... honor roll student all four years in high school ... also competed in track and field ... holds school record in the pole vault ... club team was Kansas Gymnastics and Cheer and club coaches were Annie Duncan and James Sampel. 

Personal: Majoring in psychology with a minor in communication disorders ... nicknames are Dodge and Lo ... mother is Janet Rogers ... born on Jan. 31, 1988.

Season Highs by Year
Year Vault Bars
Beam Floor All-Around
2007 9.800
9.800 9.775 9.800 39.075
 2008 9.550   9.675  9.550 9.550   37.725
 2009 9.750  9.800  9.775  -     -