LSU Gymnast Lloimincia Hall's Perfect 10 Earns YouTube Gold (Video)

Wednesday, 09 Apr 2014 09:33 AM

By Alexandra Ward

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
    A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
LSU gymnast Lloimincia Hall's spirited dance moves and stellar tumbling earned her another perfect 10 over the weekend, and now the Louisiana State University student's floor routine has gone viral.

Hall, an LSU junior, earned her third perfect 10 of the season Saturday on the floor exercise at the NCAA Baton Rouge Regional competition, but it was a video clip of her performance from a January meet against Alabama that's scoring big views on YouTube.

As of Wednesday, the clip has received more than 418,000 views and Hall has been featured in national media outlets like USA Today, "Good Morning America," and People magazine.

Urgent: Do You Approve Or Disapprove of President Obama's Job Performance? Vote Now in Urgent Poll

"I think it's just amazing," Hall told The Daily Reveille of her newfound publicity this week. "I mean, it's truly a blessing to be able to touch so many lives and that was something that I thank God for, I thank the team, I thank the community for just giving me the opportunity to just be a part of such a wonderful team."

But, Hall noted, she's trying to stay focused as the LSU Tigers head for the NCAA Championships later this month.

"It's not about all the distractions; it’s about a national championship for this team," she said. "That’s something I stood my ground on when I chose to not look at the publicity. I chose to turn it off and not deal with it because it didn't have anything to do with LSU gymnastics winning a national championship."

The LSU women's gymnastics team will now compete in the Semifinal I round of competition at the NCAA Championships in Birmingham, Ala., April 18.




Urgent: Assess Your Heart Attack Risk in Minutes. Click Here.

Related Stories:

© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

  Comment  |
   Contact  |
  Print   |
  Copy Shortlink
Send me more news as it happens.
 
 
Get me on The Wire
Send me more news as it happens.
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
You May Also Like

Cambodia HIV Outbreak: 100-Plus People Diagnosed; Investigation Sought

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 18:50 PM

More than 100 HIV infections in a single Cambodian village have spurred the country's prime minister to ask for an inves . . .

Slender Man Case: Two Girls Competent to Stand Trial in Stabbing

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 18:26 PM

Two girls who allegedly stabbed a 12-year-old friend over the online game Slender Man are competent to stand trial for a . . .

Kate Upton Sexiest Woman Alive; Model Apologizes to Teen Brother

Friday, 19 Dec 2014 17:52 PM

Model Kate Upton was selected as People magazine's first Sexiest Woman Alive, a month after Chris Hemsworth received the . . .

Top Stories

Newsmax, Moneynews, Newsmax Health, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, and Newsmax World are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved