Kari Lee
Personal information
Full Name Kari Lee
Birth date and age August 7 1996 (age 17)
Hometown Phoenix, AZ
Residence Peoria, AZ
Education Liberty HS
Gymnastics information
Club Flames Acad.
Head Coach(es) Attila Szentes
College Utah (2014-18)
Commit Status Full-ride scholarship
Region 1
America's Top 100 Rank 3
Nastia Liukin Cups 3
J.O. Nationals/J.O. NITs 4

Kari Lee (born August 7th 1996) is a gymnast from Flames Academy in Peoria, Arizona where Kari lives. She is a 3-time Nastia Liukin Cup qualifier and a 4-time J.O. Nationals qualifier. Currently, she is ranked 3rd in the America's Top 100 list.

Competitive HistoryEdit


In 2010, Kari qualified to Level 10 but didn't hold back and she was crowned Arizona State Champion but didn't make Nationals.


Lee came second at the Metroplex Challenge and didn't reach the Nastia Liukin Cup. She was later again crowned State Champion but this time she qualified through to Nationals and finished 20th.


Kari qualified to the Nastia Liukin Cup at the Gliders Invitational. She also won the Classic Rock Invitational. At the Cup, Lee finished 18th, tied with Alexis Cappalli. She placed second at Arizona States and 1st at Regionals. She had a tough competition at Nationals and finished 24th. 


Lee qualified to the Nastia Liukin Cup for a second time at the IGI Chicago Style Meet. She saw a massive improvement on last times performance finishing 4th. She finished 4th at the Arizona States and 3rd at Regionals. At Nationals, Kari came 1st all-around and on floor. 


2014 was the last club season Kari competed in. She qualified to the Nastia Liukin Cup through the Classic Rock Invitational. During the season, she also competed at the Lady Luck Invitational and the WOGA Classic. She placed 4th at States and 1st at Regionals, qualifying to Nationals.


Following high school graduation in 2014, Lee will attend University of Utah and is signed to their NCAA team.