Bev Plocki is in her 30th season at the University of Michigan. In her 29 years at the helm of the program, she has guided the team to the Super Six 10 times in 23 NCAA appearances. She has 23 Big Ten championships, tying her for the most by any coach in any sport in Big Ten history. She has also won the regular season crown in four of the last six years. An 11-time Big Ten Coach of the Year, nine-time NACGC/W Regional Coach of the Year and the 1994 National Coach of the Year, Plocki has two national runner-up finishes and 11 NCAA Regional titles. Her student-athletes are committed to excellence in the gym, the classroom and the community. They have combined for 177 All-America honors, eight NCAA individual titles, 93 Big Ten championships, 12 Big Ten Gymnast of the Year accolades and 181 Academic All-Big Ten honors.
"I’m so inspired by how Tami and Jason have taken such an incredibly painful personal tragedy and found a way to use it to help so many others. Sweet Chad and his amazing family are in my heart and I am excited to play some tiny part in helping their cause."