Shelby Salmon served as Director of Operations for Arkansas gymnastics during the 2015 season. Her responsibilities included assisting during practice, apparel and personal equipment issuing and maintenance, assisting with recruiting activities and various other practice and meet-day activities.
She was a four-year member of the University of Arkansas gymnastics team, where she competed in the balance beam and uneven bars. Finished with four event titles on the uneven bars in her career and helped Arkansas earn it’s first-ever No. 1 ranking (2012). She also helped the Razorbacks earn a share of the 2011 SEC regular season title. The Noblesville, Ind., native posted a career-best score of 9.925 on the uneven bars and 9.85 on the balance beam.
Academically, Salmon was named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll three times (2012, 2013, and 2014) and earned the 2013 Katie Hardman Gymback Pride Award.
A former International Elite qualifier, Salmon competed for Sharp’s Gymnastics Academy in Indianapolis … she was a two-time Region V all-star and a USAG national team member.
She graduated from the University of Arkansas in the spring of 2014 with a degree in kinesiology and is currently pursuing her master’s in sport management. Salmon graduated from Noblesville High with a 3.6 grade point average and earned a merit award in 2007.
Graduated with a degree in recreation and sport management from the University of Arkansas in the spring of 2014.