Kait Kluz
Kait  Kluz

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wixom, Mich.

High School:
Walled Lake Northern

Height:
5-4

Event:
AA

Club Team:
Oakland Gymnastics

Kait Kluz bio actionCareer Highs
Vault- 9.875 (four times)
Bars - 9.925 vs. Arkansas (1/23/15)
Beam - 9.200 at Kentucky (2/28/14)
Floor - 9.900 vs. Georgia (2/27/15)
All-Around - 38.550 at Kentucky (2/28/14)

2015: Won one event title ... won bars with a career-best 9.925 vs. No. 12 Arkansas to go along with a 9.825 on vault and a then career high-tying 9.85 on floor ... tied her career-best on vault with a 9.875 at the NCAA Regional to go along with a 9.8 on bars and 9.85 on floor ... in the NCAA Super Six, scored 9.775 on vault, 9.85 on bars and 9.825 on floor ... in NCAA Championship semifinals, scored 9.85 on vault, 9.8 on bars and 9.85 on floor ... the scored 9.85 on both vault and floor and 9.8 on bars at the SEC Championship ... scored 9.85 on vault, 9.9 on bars and a career-best 9.9 on floor in the win vs. No. 9 Georgia as the Tigers scored a school record 197.750 in the first sellout in program history ... scored a then career-high 9.875 on floor, a 9.85 on vault and a 9.85 on bars in helping Auburn set a school record with a 197.300 vs. No. 2 LSU ... scored 9.875 on floor, 9.825 on bars and 9.775 on vault vs. No. 6 Alabama in a non-conference Elevate the Stage meet at Legacy Arena in Birmingham as the Tigers had a school record away meet 197.025 total ... scored a 9.8 on floor, 9.775 on vault and 9.75 on bars at No. 3 Florida ... tied a career-best with a 9.875 on vault and had a 9.85 on both bars and floor vs. North Carolina in Auburn ... scored a 9.8 on vault at No. 6 Alabama and had a 9.85 on bars and a 9.8 on floor ... scored 9.85 on floor, 9.8 on vault and 9.775 on bars at No. 22 Kentucky ... scored 9.825 on both vault and bars at Missouri and 9.8 on floor ... scored a 9.225 on vault, 9.825 on bars and a career high-tying 9.85 on floor vs. Air Force ... scored a 9.2 on vault, a 9.75 on bars and a 9.775 on floor at North Carolina in the season opener

2014: Competed in three events in all 12 meets in 2014 ... Competed all-around at Kentucky and totaled 38.550 ... Set a career high with 9.875 on vault against at LSU and at Alabama ... Equaled her career high on uneven bars with a 9.875 against Alabama ... Scored 9.2 in her lone beam appearance at Kentucky ... Scored a career-high 9.85 in back-to-back weeks against Alabama and Georgia ... Scored 9.8 or higher on vault nine times ... Scored 9.8 or higher on floor in six of final seven meets of the season ... Named "The Rock" as Auburn's most consistent gymnast during the 2014 season ... missed only two of 37 routines in 2014

2013
: Competed in all but one of 14 meets...Scored a 9.8 on bars vs. Missouri...Earned a 9.8 on vault vs. Arkansas and a 9.725 on floor, making it her career high...At the regional championship, earned a 9.825 on vault and a 9.875 on bars, both being career highs

Prior to Auburn: Attended Walled Lake Northern High school in Wixom, Michigan ... Trained at Oakland Gymnastics ... Five time level 10 State vault Champion ... Two time All Around State Champion ... Four time Junior Olympics National qualifier ... Two time Region five All-Star Team member ... 2012 Michigan Senior Gymnast of the Year.

Personal: Born in Royal Oak, Michigan ... Daughter of Jeff and Cindy Kluz ... Has two brothers, Michael and Adam ... Majoring in hotel and restaurant management.

Miscellaneous: Nickname: Kait ... I chose Auburn because of: The campus, the coaches and the team, the academics and it's my home away from home ... People would be surprised to know that: I don't eat cheese or seafood ... If I could compete in another sport at Auburn, it would be: Soccer ... Favorite food: Chicken ... Biggest fears: Spiders ... What motivates me: Being part of a team like this one ... Most memorable sports moment: Winning the level nine State meet as a team ... Favorite Pro Athlete: Nastia Liukin ... Favorite Movie: Transformers ... Favorite TV shows: Pretty Little Liars... I can't live without my: Family ... My biggest influence: My parents and my club coaches ... Most famous person you have ever met: Nastia Liukin ... Favorite Auburn tradition: Rolling Toomer's Corner and watching the eagle fly.

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