Tara Catour
Tara Catour
Height: 5-3
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Phoenix, Ariz.
High School: Horizon Community
Club: Desert Lights Gymnastics

2017 Season: Saw action in nine meets while competing on vault, beam and floor…finished the season with averages of 9.696 on vault, 9.344 on beam and 9.546 on floor…scored 9.800 on vault at the NorCal Classic — her first collegiate meet…later matched that score at Arizona State/Bridgeport for her season highs…top score on beam was 9.800 at Air Force…best floor score was 9.850 at home against San Jose State.

Prior to Sacramento State:
Trained at Desert Lights Gymnastics where she was coached by Lisa Spini, Neela Nelson, Bruce McGehee, Bob Peterson and Chris George…was a three-time Region 1 Level 10 qualifier…placed fourth on floor in 2016 and tied for second in 2015…advanced to JO Nationals in 2015…was the Arizona Level 10 champion on floor in 2015 and 2016…also tied for second on bars in 2016 and was tied for third on floor in 2015 at the state meet…finished among the top three in the all-around in 11 meets while competing at level 10.

Personal: Has yet to declare a major…parents are Randy and Beth Catour…sister, Stefani, competes at Oklahoma.

Career Highs
VT 9.800 (2x), last at Arizona State/Bridgeport (March 10, 2017)
UB None
BM 9.800 at Air Force (Jan. 21, 2017)
FX 9.850 at San Jose State (Jan. 13, 2017)
AA None