Chelsea Savit
Chelsea Savit
Year: Freshman
Hometown: East Northport, N.Y.
High School: Half Hollow Hills West

Chelsea Savit made her career debut at Springfield’s tri-meet in 2010, competing on the vault and the floor exercise. After her late-season appearance, she became a regular for the Bulldogs in both events, averaging a 9.113 on the vault and a 9.117 on the floor exercise in four meets.

Savit was a 2008 Junior Olympic National Qualifier, as well as a multiple-time all-state qualifier and medalist. She was a three-time MVP of her high school varsity squad, which she captained in 2008 and 2009, and holds program records on the uneven bars, balance beam, floor exercise and all-around. Savit is majoring in biology.

Why Yale?: "Yale has been my dream since I was 10 years old because of its unique combination of a stellar gymnastics program and unparalleled academics."