TAF members get a perfect score in supporting LSU gymnastics. The LSU Gymnastics Training Facility and Endowed Scholarships ensure that the program can continue to recruit, train and compete at the highest level. Join us in supporting maintenance and future upgrades to LSU gymnastics facilities. 


NCAA Championship Appearances




SEC individual titles


NCAA individual national titles

“... I'm the first person in my family to have a college degree. AND I'm an SEC Champion."

Shae Zamardi, LSU gymnastics (2014-2017)

"I give to Tiger Athletic Foundation so that other LSU gymnasts will have the opportunity to be successful on the mat and in life."

Dr Cecila Cuntz

Dr. Cecila Cuntz

LSU Gymnastics (1983-1986) & Surgeon

Impact Stories

TAF members support LSU gymnastics in the classroom, on the mat and in life.

Typical Day of a Student-Athlete
Ashleigh Gnat

Ashleigh Gnat

Ashleigh Gnat

LSU gymnastics (2014-2017)

LSU gymnastics graduate assistant for player development

One of the most decorated LSU gymnasts of all time boasting numerous accolades including 17 time All-American, four-time Southeastern Conference event champion and 2017 NCAA Floor Champion. Ashleigh Gnat returned to the program in late 2017 as a graduate student assistant for player development. She is a champion for LSU and for TAF, and appeared in the 2017 TAF commercial.

Ashleigh Clare-Kearney Thigpen

Ashleigh Clare-Kearney Thigpen

Ashleigh Clare-Kearney Thigpen

LSU Gymnastics (2005-06; 2008-09)

Volunteer Coach

A two-time national champion and former LSU gymnast, Ashleigh Clare-Kearney serves as a volunteer assistant coach for the Tigers. She received her bachelor’s degree from LSU in 2008, earned her master’s at LSU in 2010, and earned her law degree from Southern University in 2013. A five-time First-Team All-American during her career at LSU, Clare-Kearney handles all choreography for floor and beam routines, and she assists in coaching all four events. Clare-Kearney’s influence and work has been widely acclaimed as the LSU floor performers consistently produce big scores each season. 

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