Tori Sarantakis
Tori Sarantakis

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Inverness, Ill.

High School:
Fremd High School

Position:
All-Around

03/23/2013

King Wins All-Around Title at MIC Championships

King led the way for the Redbirds and won the second-straight all-around title.

03/22/2013

Redbird Gymnasts Head South to Defend MIC Title

ISU will be looking to repeat as MIC Champions

03/06/2013

Redbirds Travel to Denver to take on No. 13 Denver

The Ritchie Center Box Office in Denver, Colo. announced that Saturday's meet is completely sold out.

03/03/2013

ISU Gymnasts Fall to No. 18 Ohio State at Senior Night

Sophomore Sami King led the Redbirds tonight placing third in the all-around competition with a 38.850.

02/26/2013

Redbird Gymnastics' Seniors Say Goodbye

Reggie's Fun Zone will open at 3 p.m.

2013 Season: Competed at almost every meet in the all-around competition ... charted a career-best 9.875 on the vault at the State of Illinois Classic (Feb. 2) ... recorded a career-high 9.800 at the MIC Championships on uneven bars (March 23) ... posted a career-high 9.825 on the balance beam against Denver (March 9) ... posted a career-high 9.775 on the floor exercise against Denver (March 9) ... also scored a career-high all-around score of 39.025

2012 Season: Competed twice in the all-around competition and in every competition on vault, uneven bars, and balance beam ... charted a career-high score of 9.850 on vault against Northern Illinois (March 4)... recorded a career-high score of 9.750 on the uneven bars at the MIC Championships (March 24) ... posted a career-high score of 9.725 on balance beam against Michigan State (Jan. 28) ... scored a season-high score of 9.175 on floor exercise against Ball State (Jan. 8) ... tallied a 37.900 against Ball State (Jan. 13)... contributed to the record breaking team score of 49.150 against SEMO... Awarded "Most Improved" gymnast of the season

2011 Season: Competed in the first three meets on vault, uneven bars and balance beam before an injury that took her out of competition until the end of the season ... posted a season-high 9.800 on the vault (Jan. 15) ... posted a season-high 9.575 on the uneven bars (Mar. 12) ... scored a season-high 9.450 on the balance beam (Mar. 19).

2010 Season: Was a consistent competitor on the vault and uneven bars ... posted a career-high 9.825 on the vault against SEMO (Jan. 15) ... on the uneven bars, charted a career-high 9.700 against Alaska-Anchorage (Mar. 5) ... named to the AFNI Honor Roll.

Fremd High School: Four-year varsity competitor ... team captain and named most valuable player senior year ... team was state runner-up freshman year and state champions sophomore and junior years ... won third place on balance beam at state as a junior ... won fifth place on vault, second place on floor and fourth place all-around at state senior year ... member of the American Academy of Gymnastics.

Personal: Born: April 2, 1991 ... daughter of Tony and Tina Sarantakis ... major: elementary education ... favorite gymnast: Shaun Johnson ... favorite movie: "Zoolander" ... biggest thrill in sports career: the feeling I get when I help my team ... favorite quote: "When you pull on that jersey, the name on the front is a lot more important than the one on the back" - "Miracle".