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Perfect 10 American female gymnast?

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June 10, 2011 10:13AM

Mary Lou Retton was one

Before Mary Lou Marcia Frederick and Tracee Talavera earned '10's' on bars in 1979,

First American woman to earn a "10" in the Olympics was Mary Lou's teammate Julianne McNamara won 2, on bars and then floor, before Mary Lou earned her's on vault.