2014 (Freshman): Participated in all seven meets with team ... Qualified for the NCATA Individual Champions in Quad Tumbling and Six Element Tumbling twice ... Won the national title in Tumbling's Six Element with a 10.0 ... Named to Big 12 Commissioners Honor Roll for Spring 2014 ... Earned Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team honors.
High School: Attended Oaks Christian High School in Westlake Village, Calif. ... Was three-time World Age Games power tumbling gold medalist ... Member of USA Gymnastics National Team ... Was the World Age Games double mini gold medalist ... Was a three-time cheerleading worlds gold medalist ... Featured athlete on the Ellen Degeneres Show ... Participated in USASF, American Mensa High IQ Society, Lion Ambassador and was named to the Honor Roll, Merit Scholar and Scholar Athlete Award.
Personal: Full name is Kiara Elizabeth Nowlin ... Born Nov. 27, 1995, in Oxnara, Calif. ... Parents are William and Monique Nowlin ... Majoring in health sciences ... Volunteers with Haiti mission trips (2012, 2013), St. Vincent de Paul Church Soup Kitchen and the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation.