Morgan Applegate was born on November 20, 2000. She trains at Kansas Gymnastics and Cheer Center. She will graduate from high school in 2019.
In 2009, Morgan competed level four. She finished sixth on vault at the Pink Ribbon Invitational. In 2010, she won vault, floor and the all-around at the New Year Invitational. She won the all-around at the Kansas City Coed Classic. As a level five in 2011, Morgan won floor and the all-around at the State Championships. Morgan competed level six in 2012. She finished sixth all-around at the State Championships. As a level seven in 2013, Morgan finished first on beam at the Meet Me in St. Louis. She finished second all-around at the Kansas City Coed Classic. She finished in the top ten at the State Championships. She moved up to level eight in 2014. She placed third on vault and beam at the Circle of Stars meet. She finished in the top ten at the State Championships. In 2015, Morgan finished second all-around at the Texas Prime meet and IGI Chicago Style. She placed fourth all-around at the State Championships. She competed at Regionals.
Morgan began competing level nine in 2016. She finished second all-around at the New Year Invitational. She won bars at the St. Louis Classic. She finished first on bars and third all-around at the Pink Invitational. She placed second on beam and third all-around at the State Championships. She finished 16th at Regionals. Morgan started the 2016-2017 season by placing first on floor and second all-around at the Santa Invitational. She then placed third on bars at the Circle of Stars meet. She placed third on beam, second on floor and fourth all-around at the Presidential Classic. She finished second on bars, third on beam and second all-around at the State Championships. At Regionals, she finished sixth all-around. Morgan concluded her season at Westerns by placing eighth on bars.
2017: L9 Westerns- 8th UB
2017: L9 Regionals- 6th AA
2017: L9 State- 2nd AA
2016: L9 Regionals- 16th AA
2016: L9 State- 3rd AA
2015: L8 Regionals
2015: L8 State- 4th AA
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