Name: Sydney Barros
Club: Texas Dreams
Best events: All around
Sydney Barros of Texas Dreams has committed to UCLA for the 2023-24 season.
Sydney is a junior elite gymnast. In 2017 she was eighteenth in the all around at the U.S. Classic and twenty-third in the all around at the U.S. Championships. There, she scored a very good 13.200 on beam on Day 1. In 2018, despite struggling with an injury, she competed on bars and beam at the GK U.S. Classic and scored a good 13.300 on bars. She later competed on Day 1 of the U.S. Championships, where she finished twenty-second in the all around, which included a good 13.550 on vault and a 13.100 on bars.
Her coach Kim Zmeskal wrote on Twitter: ‘🚨Baby Bruin alert 🎉Keep living you! And we’ll all keep cheering you on! #Repost@sydney_barros・・・ I’m so excited and honored to announce that I have verbally committed to UCLA on a full ride athletic scholarship!! I want to say thank you to all of my family, coaches and teammates for guiding me to where I am today! I’m so proud to be a part of the Bruin family! GO BRUINS💙💛’.