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Laura Kappler
Laura Kappler

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Evansville, Ind.

Height:
5-1

Club Team:
Revolution Gymnastics


03/22/2014

Gymnastics Bars Lineup Shines At 2014 SEC Championships

Four Tigers earn scores of 9.800 or higher, en route to a 49.000 event total

03/21/2014

Gymnastics Set For SEC Championships Saturday

Missouri enters tournament as #8 seed and competes in first session

03/14/2014

Floor Lineup Leads Missouri Gymnastics On Senior Night

Tigers post a 49.025 event total on team's final rotation

03/07/2014

Eubank And Kern Deliver Standout Nights At Auburn

Missouri's beam lineup turns in the team's top event score of the night

03/05/2014

Gymnastics Close Road Schedule Friday At No. 11 Auburn

Tigers look for their first 2014 SEC meet win

10/08/2012

The Tigers visited the high ropes course at Venture Out

Mizzou Gymnastics paid a visit to Venture Out last month to take part in a few teambuilding activities. One of the team's favorites was the high ropes course, also known as the Alpine Tower!

10/17/2011

Mizzou Gymnastics Bio Video

Sophomore (2012): Stepped up for Missouri through a season riddled with injuries to become the Tigers' only all-around competitor...made her first-career appearance on the uneven bars at No. 3 Florida...made her first-career all-around score against LSU...consistently improved on her events throughout the season and improved her career high marks on three events at the SEC Championships...was recognized as a member of the 2013 Winter SEC Academic Honor Roll.

Freshman (2012): Was a staple in the Tiger beam lineup in her freshman season, making her first appearance in an exhibition routine at Southern Utah...Earned a career-high 9.800 score against Oklahoma...Had a clutch performance on the balance beam for Mizzou against Nebraska, helping the Tigers top the Huskers in the regular season for the first time since 1995.

Prep: Trained at Revolution Gymnastics under the direction of Carly Cresswell-Watson and Thomas Watson...Placed 3rd at Level 9 Nationals in 2009.

Personal: Comes to Mizzou from Evansville, Ind...Daughter of Danny and Andrea Kappler...Born Feb. 19, 1993...Chose Mizzou over Wisconsin, Maryland and Minnesota... Plans to study social work.

Career Highs
Vault: 9.750 -SEC Championships 2013
Bars: 9.775 - at Arkansas Quad Meet 2013
Beam: 9.800 - SEC Championships 2013
Floor: 9.650 - SEC Championships 2013
All-Around: 38.875 - SEC Championships 2013