Season Outlook: "We are very proud of Alexis, she has matured as an student-athlete beyond her years. This year will be very exciting for her, we look to her for outstanding leadership and a floor and balance beam anchor." Coach Farden
2004: NCAA Regional qualifier in the floor exercises...All-Conference selection...Scored a career-high 9.950 in floor vs. Centenary, which ranks fifth all-time...Against Missouri she recorded a 9.925 in floor, which ranks seventh all-time...Also posted career-high on the vault (9.600) and a season-high on the beam (9.825) against Missouri...Served as one of the team's three captains...NCAA Leadership Nominee...Southeast Scholar Athlete.
2003: At the Midwest Independent Championships set career-high with a 9.850 on the beam...Scored a season-high 9.875 in floor against Illinois State.
2002: Missed season due to injury.
Personal: Born on 1/8/83...Daughter of Joseph and Nancy Traylor...Sister Allyson is a member of the Sugarbears dance team at Southwest Missouri State...Majoring in management information systems...Favorite athlete is Florence Griffith-Joyner...Chose Southeast because it was close to home and provided a good college atmosphere...Recruited by Missouri, Illinois, Northern Illinois, Illinois State and Texas Women's University.
Prep/Club: State Champion...Level 10 Regional qualifier...5-time Junior Olympic qualifier...Coached Bill Hopkins, former Southeast Gymnastics Coach...Competed in track...Honor roll student.
Meet A Redhawk:
One thing I cannot live without... God