Lian Pickens was born on July 3, 2002. She trains at Pinnacle in Ohio. She will graduate from high school in 2020.
Lian competed level four in 2009 and 2010. She moved up to level five in 2011. She finished third on vault at the State Championships. She competed level six in 2012 where she placed in the top fifteen all-around at the State Championships. She moved up to level seven for the 2013 season. She won vault at two invitationals. She placed eleventh all-around at the State Championships. She continued competing level seven in 2014. As a level eight in 2015, she placed in the top fifteen at the State Championships. She repeated this feat in 2016. She competed at Regionals. She continued competing level eight in 2017. She missed the 2018 season. Lian returned in 2019 as a level nine. She finished second all-around at the Elevate the Stage Toledo meet. She won the all-around at the Arnold Sports Festival where she qualified for finals on vault and floor. She placed fourth on floor at Regionals.
2019: L9 Regionals- 4th FX
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