Elexis Edwards


Player profile

  • Year Junior
  • Hometown Richmond, Va.
  • Last School Monacan HS
  • Height 5-5

Career Honors

  • Academic All-Big Ten (2021)
  • OSU Scholar-Athlete (2021)
  • WCHA Scholastic All-American (2021)

Sophomore (2021)

  • Appeared in seven out of eight meets for the Buckeyes as an all-around competitor
  • Recorded her individual best against Rutgers taking first in vault (9.875)
  • Registered two career highs on bars (9.825) against Rutgers and floor (9.850, 2x) against Rutgers, Big Five Meet
  • Registered a team-high on vault (9.850) in Big Ten Championships
  • Tied her career-mark with a score of 9.850 on floor and tied for third on vault (9.850), leading the Buckeyes to the Sweet 16
  • Earned a team-high score at NCAA Regional finals on vault (9.850)

Freshman (2020)

  • Appeared in two meets for the Buckeyes
  • Shined in her collegiate debut with a 9.925 on vault to claim a first-place finish
  • Registered a 9.850 on vault to take third against Arizona and Bridgeport

Prior to Ohio State

  • Trained at Virginia International Gymnastics
  • Three-time Junior Olympics national qualifier; placed second in the all-around in 2016, also finishing second on beam and floor as well as third on vault along the way
  • Competed at the 2016 Nastia Liukin Cup, finishing sixth in the all-around
  • Placed second on floor at the 2015 JO Nationals