BATON ROUGE, La. (WTHR) — The Auburn gymnast who broke both her legs in an NCAA competition has a message: “My pain is not your entertainment.”
Samantha Cerio is a senior at Auburn University. During an NCAA competition last week, she dislocated both knees and broke both legs during her floor routine.
Video of the injury circulated online.
Cerio has undergone surgery and is recovering.
On Wednesday she said she’s had enough with people tagging her in the video of her injury.
“Going through the pain and seeing my knees bent unnaturally in real life was horrible enough, but to continue to see it from videos/pictures because some people feel entitled to repost it is not okay,” Cerio to Twitter. “I have family, friends, and