Heather Pena
Heather Pena

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Pembroke Pines, Fla.

High School:
Charles W. Flanagan High School

Height:
4-10

Event:
All-Around

02/07/2014

Redbird Gymnasts Defeat Alaska-Anchorage

The Illinois State gymnastics team picked up their second win of the season at home against Alaska-Anchorage.

01/18/2014

Redbirds Grab First Win of the Season at Penn

The Illinois State gymnastics team recorded a season high score of 190.400 to secure their first victory of the season.

2013 Season: Did not compete.

2012 Season: Competed twice on vault... charted a career-high 9.400 score on vault against Ball State (Jan. 8).

West Flanagan High School: Competed with Park Avenue Gymnastics... Level 9 Regional champion on the beam and the floor exercise... Advanced to the Level 9 Eastern Nationals... two-time Level 10 Regional qualifier during her prep career... competed level 9 Regionals and qualified to Easterns with a stress fracture in her shin.

Personal: Born April 29, 1993... daughter of Deanna Holden... Favorite past time: spending time with family or going on family vacations... Major: Biology... Favorite gymnast: Alicia Sacramone... Favorite movies: Titanic and Dirty Dancing... Favorite quote: "Laughter sparkles like a splash of water in the sunlight."