Name: Ariel Posen
Club: MG Elite
Best event(s): All around
Ariel Posen of MG Elite has committed to UCLA for the 2022-23 season.
Ariel began competing as a Level 10 gymnast in 2016. That year, she was fifth on floor at the Region 6 Championships.
In 2018, she had a stellar season. She was crowned all around, bars and beam champion at the New Jersey Championships, and all around and bars champion at the Region 7 Championships. She qualified to her first Junior Olympics, where she won gold on floor and silver on vault in the Junior B division.
Ariel’s club mate Zoe Gravier also committed to UCLA at the same time. Their gym wrote on Facebook: ‘Big CONGRATS to Ariel & Zoe! They have both verbally committed to UCLA! Class of 2022. UCLA is the current NCAA National Champions! It really can not get much better than that! So very proud of these hard working ladies! “A dream come true” for both of them! 💙💛💙’.