Mackenzie Caquatto, a US National and World Championships team member and Freshman at the University of Florida tweeted five minutes ago that 2008 Olympic Team member, 2009 National and World All-Around Champion, Bridget Sloan (Pittsboro, Indiana/Sharp’s Gymnastics) will be competing for the University of Florida and the rest of the Gators in the 2012 Season.

Caquatto appeared elated at providing the news:

MackMackoo Mackenzie Caquatto
@bridgetsloan is going to be a GATOR!!! yayayayyayayyy 🙂
Thrilling news. Florida is getting themselves some amazing recruits in Bridget Sloan and Kierstan Wang of Colorado Aerials.
Bridget Sloan was a member of the 2008 US Olympic Team that won a Silver Medal as a team. In 2009, Sloan won her first National Championship in Dallas, Texas and later that year won the Gold Medal in the All-Around at the World Championships in London.
Kiersten Wang of Colorado Aerials is a two-time Nastia Liukin Supergirl Cup qualifier, placing 15th All-around, 9th on the Floor Exercise and 3rd on the Vault in 2010 and 8th All-Around in 2011, as well as 5th on the Balance Beam. Kiersten also qualified to the Junior Olympic National Championships as a Level 10 in 2009 and 2010. In 2009, she finished tied for 6th in the All-Around, 4th on the Uneven Bars and 2nd on the Vault. In 2010, she finished 16th in the All-Around and 8th on the Floor Exercise.