Nittany Lions look to advance to their first Super Six in school history on Friday at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex
Big Ten Championships
at Big Ten Quad
2014 (Junior Year)
Competed in all 14 of the team's meets, including the NCAA Regional Championships and at the NCAA Championships... Competed in the all-around in each of the team's meets...Named second team All-Big Ten...Ranked tied for second on the team on vault, uneven bars and balance beam...Sits third on the team on the floor exercise and in the all-around...Tied for the team's top score at the NCAA Championships (4/18) on vault (9.825) and uneven bars (9.750)...Posted a score of 9.750 on the balance beam and 9.825 on the floor exercise to post an all-around score of 39.150 at the NCAA Championships (4/18)...Won the all-around with a career-best score of 39.425 vs. Illinois (2/15)...Scored 39.375 at the NCAA Regional (4/5) and 39.350 at the Big Ten Championships (3/22) in the all-around...Scored a career-best 9.900 on vault three times...Tied for third at 9.900 on the event at the NCAA Regional (4/5)...Finished third with a 9.900 at New Hampshire with Bridgeport and George Washington (3/8)...Won vault at 9.900 at Rutgers with Temple and Ursinus (2/22)...Also won vault at 9.875 vs. Bridgeport, Western Michigan and Yale and against Illinois (2/15)...Scored a career-high 9.875 on the uneven bars at the Big Ten Championships (3/22)...Tied for second vs. Cornell, Southeast Missouri and UIC and tied for third vs. Illinois (2/15) on the uneven bars with a score of 9.850...Posted a career-best score of 9.875 twice on the balance beam; at No. 8 Michigan with Iowa and No. 13 Minnesota and at New Hampshire with Bridgeport and George Washington...Set a career-high of 9.900 on the floor exercise at the NCAA Regional (4/5)...Also scored 9.850 on the floor exercise twice; vs. Illinois (2/15) and against Cornell, Southeast Missouri and UIC (1/18).
2013 (Sophomore Year)
Competed in 12 of the team's 13 meets, including at the NCAA Regional Championships... Competed on vault, uneven bars, balance beam and floor exercise...Also competed in the all-around three times...Ranked second on the team in the all-around, was tied for third on the squad on vault and tied for fifth on the team on the uneven bars...Placed eighth on the uneven bars with a season-best score of 9.850 at the NCAA Regional (4/6)...Also scored 9.825 on vault and 9.650 on the balance beam at the NCAA Regional (4/6)...Competed on vault (9.700), uneven bars (9.800) and balance beam (9.200) at the Big Ten Championships (3/23)...Set a season-best on vault against Kentucky (3/16) with a mark of 9.875...Boasted a vault score of 9.800 on four occasions; vs. New Hampshire, Temple and Penn (3/9), at Michigan (2/16), at Nebraska (2/10) and vs. Ohio State (2/2)...Scored 9.850 on the uneven bars vs. Kentucky (3/16) and vs. Iowa, Pitt and Rutgers (3/9)...Posted a season-best score of 9.825 on the balance beam vs. Michigan State (2/23)...Scored 9.800 on the balance beam vs. New Hampshire, Temple and Penn (3/9)...Notched a season-best 9.775 on the floor exercise vs. Iowa, Pitt and Rutgers (1/26).
2011 (Louisiana State University)
Did not compete due to a knee injury she suffered while a student-athlete at LSU.
Trained at Orlando Metro Gymnastics with Jeff Wood and Christi Barineau-Mitchell...Also competed as an international elite gymnast in Puerto Rico...Led Puerto Rico to the title at the 2010 National Championships in Puerto Rico...Helped the Puerto Rican National Team to a third place finish at the 2010 Central American Games...Placed fifth on vault at the 33rd Turnier der Meister World Cup in Germany in 2009...Received the bronze medal on vault and finished seventh on the balance beam and floor exercise at the Pan-Am Games in 2008...Placed fifth on floor exercise and sixth on the balance beam at the World Cup in Doha, Qatar in 2008...Captured second place on the floor exercise at the 2006 Central American Games in Colombia...Attended Freedom High School where she maintained a 4.0 GPA.
Born Sidney Sanabria-Robles in Killeen, Texas on Feb. 6, 1992...Daughter of Ismael Sanabria and DoryJean Robles...Has one brother, Ismael, who attends Penn State and is on the men's gymnastics team...Majoring in kinesiology...Lists going to the beach, listening to music and hanging out with friends as her hobbies, anatomy as her favorite subject, Mofongo Relleno De Pulpo and ceviche as her favorite foods...Says "House Rules" is her favorite book, "Friends" is her favorite television show, "27 Dresses" and "The Ugly Truth" are her favorite movies and Switzerland is her favorite place to visit.
Why Penn State?
"I chose to attend Penn State because it is a University in which I can obtain a top-notch education, be a member of a great women's gymnastics team, and also because my brother attends Penn State, too."