Freshman • 5' 3"

Anoka, Minn.
Anoka HS
Twin City Twisters

Paulson Facts

  • Enrolled in summer school
  • Participated in voluntary summer training

Prior to Utah

  • Member of the 2017 USA Senior National Team
  • Five-year International Elite
  • Qualified for the P&G National Championships and the U.S. Classic from 2013-17
  • 6th on beam at the 2017 P&G National Championships
  • 2nd all-around, 5th on floor at the 2017 U.S. Classic
  • 3rd all-around at the 2016 American Classic
  • 1st on floor and 3rd all-around at the 2017 City of Jesolo Trophy in Italy
  • 2nd on floor, 7th all-around at the 2019 J.O. National Championships (Senior F)
  • 1st all-around, 1st on beam, 2nd on bars, 2nd on floor at the 2019 Region 4 Championships
  • 6th on bars, 8th on floor and 10th all-around at the 2015 P&G Championships (Junior division)
  • 5th on bars at the 2015 U.S. Classic (Junior division)
  • 5th on floor at the 2013 J.O. Level 10 National Championships.
  • 3rd on floor, 5th on beam at the 2013 American Classic (Junior division)
  • Trained at Twin City Twisters
  • Club coaches: Sarah Jantzi, Mike Hunger, Sami Wozney and Steve Hafeman
  • Graduated from Anoka High School with highest honors


  • Daughter of Brandon and Shelly Paulson
  • Siblings Sydney and Eli
  • Father was a 1996 Olympic silver medalist in Greco-Roman wrestling.
  • Major is undeclared
  • Full name is Abby Rose Paulson
Abby Paulson