Sienna

Crouse

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All-Around
Height: 5'3"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Fargo, N.D.
High School: Fargo South High School
Club: American Gold Gymnastics
Major: Business Administration

Bio

Honors & Awards

  • First-Team All-American (2017: V; 2018 FX)
  • Second-Team All-Amercan (2018: V)
  • First-Team Academic All Big-Ten (2018)
  • First-Team All-Big Ten (2018)
  • First-Team Big Ten All-Championships (2018)
  • NACCG/W Regular Season All-American (2018)
  • Academic All-Big Ten (2017, 2018)
  • Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2018)
  • Second-Team All-Big Ten (2017)
  • Big Ten All-Championships Team (2016: UB; 2017: V)
  • Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2016, 2017, 2018; Spring 2016, 2017, 2018)
  • NACGC/W Scholastic All-American (2016)
  • J.O. National Championships Qualifier (2014, 2015)
  • Region 4 Champion (2015: UB)
  • North Dakota State Champion (2015: AA, V, UB, BB)

2018 (Junior)
In her junior year, Sienna Crouse was one of the most consistent competitors for the Huskers competing primarily on vault and floor, proving so by earning first team All-American on floor, and second team All-American honors on vault, adding to her first-team All-America honors on vault she received in 2017.

She had a solid season with a career-high 9.975 on vault, which she posted against Michigan on Jan. 27, as well as hitting her career and season-high with a 9.925 on floor exercise four times. Crouse also competed in the all-around five times as a junior, posting her highest all-around score of 39.550 twice, with the latest coming against Oklahoma on Feb. 16. At the NCAA Championships, she posted the highest vault score by any individual competitor with a 9.9625 during Super Six Finals (individual champions were crowned during semifinal competition).

Crouse earned 13 event titles and posted season highs over 9.825 in every event. She was named Big Ten Event Specialist of the Week back-to-back weeks on Jan. 22 and Jan. 29, and the Big Ten Gymnast of the Week on Feb. 19. She was named first-team All-Big Ten and chosen to the Big Ten All-Championships team, adding to her second-team All-Big Ten honors and Big Ten All-Championship Team awards in 2017. 

She also extended her excellence from the gym to the classroom, as she earned Academic All-Big Ten for the second year. Crouse earned spots on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters of 2017-18, as well as being named a member of the 2018 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.

2017 (Sophomore)
After a strong freshman season, Crouse took the next step in 2017, joining an elite list of Husker first-team All-Americans after she earned first-team honors on vault at the NCAA Championships. The Fargo, N.D., native took fourth place on vault in the NCAA Semifinal with a career-high 9.9125 to earn the All-America recognition.

Crouse garnered second-team All-Big Ten honors as a sophomore, and also earned a spot on the Big Ten All-Championships Team after tying for third on vault at the conference meet with a score of 9.875. Crouse won seven event titles and set career highs on each event and in the all-around in 2017.

She spent most of the year as a three-event specialist on vault, bars and floor. She was in the vault and bars lineups in every meet of the season, and scored a 9.70 or above in all but two routines on those two events. Crouse also competed in the all-around in five meets, winning one all-around title and posting a personal-best of 39.350.

Crouse set career highs on bars and beam against Penn State to open the season, hitting marks of 9.925 and 9.80, respectively. She set a career high on floor against Iowa with a score of 9.90.

Crouse continued her excellent work outside of the gym, as she earned Academic All-Big Ten recognition as a sophomore. She also earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall and spring semesters of 2016-17. She was also a member of the 2017 Tom Osborne Citizenship Team.

2016 (Freshman) 
Crouse proved to be a solid performer in the Husker lineup during her freshman season. After battling injuries early in the year, Crouse became a three-event specialist on vault, uneven bars and floor exercise.

At the 2016 Big Ten Championships, Crouse hit a career-high 9.90 uneven bar routine, earning her a spot on the Big Ten All-Championships Team after tying for third. She also posted a career-high 9.875 score on floor exercise at the Big Ten Championships. She achieved a career-high 9.80 twice throughout the season on vault, including at the last home meet of the season against Utah State.

At the NCAA Championships, Crouse contributed important routines to help the Huskers finish eighth in the country. She put up the second-highest floor score for the Huskers with a 9.8625, only .0125 behind teammate Hollie Blanske. 

Crouse got off to an excellent start in the classroom, as she earned NACGC/W Scholastic All-America honors in 2016. She earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the spring semester. Crouse was also recognized for her work in the community of Lincoln as she was named to the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team in 2016.

Before Nebraska
Crouse completed a successful club career at American Gold Gymnastics under coaches Whitney Beck and Greg Gulbranson in Fargo, N.D. A two-time J.O. National Qualifier and a nine-time regional qualifier, Crouse captured the regional bars title at the 2015 Region 4 Championships in Green Bay, Wis. At the 2015 J.O. National Championships, Crouse tied for sixth place on bars and finished 12th in the all-around. Crouse was a 2015 North Dakota state champion in the all-around and on vault, bars and beam. She took home the silver on bars at the 2014 J.O. Nationals. Crouse chose Nebraska over Missouri and Southern Utah. 

Personal
The daughter of Mike and Jodi Crouse, Sienna was born on Dec. 26, 1996. She has one brother, Tyler. Crouse attended Fargo South High School, where she graduated in the spring of 2015. Crouse is majoring in business administration at Nebraska. She earned NACGC/W Scholastic All-America honors in 2016 and Academic All-Big Ten accolades in 2017. She is a six-time member of the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll. Crouse was also named to the Tom Osborne Citizenship Team in 2016, 2017 and 2018.

Crouse's Career Highs at Nebraska

  • Vault: 9.975 (vs. Michigan, 1/27/18)
  • Bars: 9.925 (5 times, last at Florida, 3/9/18)
  • Beam: 9.825 (3 times, last at Elevate the Stage, 3/2/18)
  • Floor: 9.925 (4 times, last at Raleigh Regional, 4/7/18)
  • All-Around: 39.550 (2 times, last at Oklahoma 2/16/18)

2018 Season Highs

  • Vault: 9.975 (vs. Michigan, 1/27/18)
  • Bars: 9.925 (3 times, last at Florida, 3/9/18)
  • Beam: 9.825 (3 times, last at Elevate the Stage, 3/2/18)
  • Floor: 9.925 (4 times, last at Raleigh Regional, 4/7/18)
  • All-Around: 39.550 (2 times, last at Oklahoma, 2/16/18)

2017 Season Highs

  • Vault: 9.9125 (at NCAA Semifinal, 4/14)
  • Bars: 9.925 (vs. Penn State, 1/15)
  • Beam: 9.80 (vs. Penn State, 1/15)
  • Floor: 9.90 (vs. Iowa, 2/5)
  • All-Around: 39.350 (vs. Penn State, 1/15)

2016 Season Highs

  • Vault: 9.80 (2 times, last vs. Utah State, 3/6/16)
  • Bars: 9.90 (at Big Ten Championships, 3/19/16)
  • Floor: 9.875 (at Big Ten Championships, 3/19/16)
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