Collegiate gymnastics weekly recap - Feb. 17-23
posted on 02/24/2014

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WOMEN'S GYMNASTICS

#1 Oklahoma 197.200, #5 Alabama 197.100, #7 Michigan 196.200, West Virginia 193.525 - Feb. 21, 2014
OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. -- The top-ranked Oklahoma women's gymnastics team battled to a first-place finish at the 2014 Perfect 10 Challenge at the Cox Convention Center Arena Friday night. OU eked out a 197.200 victory over No. 5 Alabama (197.100), No. 7 Michigan (196.200) and West Virginia (193.525).

#2 Florida 198.125, #3 LSU 197.625 - Feb. 21, 2014
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The No. 2 Florida gymnastics team won the eighth annual Gators Link to Pink meet over No. 3 LSU in front of a Stephen C. O'Connell Center crowd of 9,197.

#12 Stanford 197.000, #4 Utah 196.300 - Feb. 17, 2014
STANFORD, Calif. – No. 12 Stanford hit all 24 routines and six Cardinal gymnasts recorded collegiate bests Monday, as the Cardinal pulled the upset over No. 4 Utah, 197.000-196.300.

#4 Utah 197.575, #11 Oregon State 196.450 - Feb. 22, 2014
SALT LAKE CITY -- Capitalizing on their first meet of the season without a fall, the No. 4 ranked Ute gymnasts cruised past No. 11 Oregon State 197.575-196.450 to improve to 8-1 overall and 5-1 in the Pac-12.

#6 Georgia 196.875, #10 Auburn 196.100 - Feb. 21, 2014
AUBURN, Ala. -- The GymDogs beat Auburn 196.875 to 196.100 in Auburn Arena, but coach Jeff Graba walked away feeling good about how his team finished with a season high in the floor on the night's last rotation, and the fact Caitlin Atkinson won the all-around with 9.9s on bars and beam and a 9.925 on floor.

#8 Nebraska 196.850, Kentucky 195.200, Bridgeport 190.350, UW-Stout 188.650 - Feb. 23, 2014
LINCOLN, Neb. - The eighth-ranked Nebraska women's gymnastics team conquered the competition at the 24th Masters Classic Sunday afternoon in the Bob Devaney Sports Center taking down Kentucky, Wisconsin-Stout and Bridgeport with a team score of 196.850.

#9 UCLA 196.900, #12 Stanford 196.250 - Feb. 22, 2014
LOS ANGELES. - Senior Sydney Sawa scored a perfect 10 on floor exercise, and the ninth-ranked Bruins dominated on balance beam in a 196.900-196.250 win over 12th-ranked Stanford on Saturday night in Pauley Pavilion.

#13 Arkansas 197.100, Kentucky 195.975 - Feb. 21, 2014
FAYETTEVILLE – The No. 13 University of Arkansas gymnastics team recorded the third-highest score in program history of 197.100 to defeat Kentucky with a 195.975.

#14 Illinois 195.825, UIC 194.300, Northern Illinois 193.625, Illinois State 193.200 - Feb. 21, 2014
NORMAL, Ill. - The Illinois State gymnastics team took fourth place in the annual Illinois Classic meet, despite junior Sami King winning the balance beam competition and scoring a career-best 9.925 to win the floor exercise.

#14 Illinois 196.775, #19 Central Michigan 196.425, Ohio State 195.925 - Feb. 23, 2014
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - On Sunday afternoon in front of over 1,000 fans at Huff Hall, Illinois scored a 196.775 in its tri-meet win over No. 19 Central Michigan (196.425) and No. 23 Ohio State (195.925).

#15 Minnesota 196.525, Iowa State 194.750 - Feb. 21, 2014
AMES, Iowa – The Iowa State gymnastics team (3-7 overall, 1-1 Big 12) fell to No. 15 Minnesota, 196.525-194.750. Despite the loss, the Cyclones had a number of standout performers, earning event wins twice Friday evening at Hilton Coliseum.

#16 Boise State 196.200, San Jose State 195.550 - Feb. 21, 2014
BOISE, Idaho – The 16th-ranked Boise State gymnastics team picked up its 11th win of the season Friday night topping San Jose State 196.20-195.550 in Taco Bell Arena.

Arizona State 196.125, #17 Arizona 195.350 - Feb. 22, 2014
TEMPE, Ariz. - No. 22 Arizona State Gymnastics defeated No.17 Arizona 196.125-195.350 in front of a record crowd in Tempe Saturday afternoon.

#18 Denver 195.875, Utah State 194.650 - Feb. 21, 2014
LOGAN, Utah - With the second-best team score of the season and several individual bests, Utah State gymnastics fell to No. 18 Denver at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum Friday night.

#20 Penn State 195.825, Rutgers 194.575, Temple 191.950, Ursinus 184.825 - Feb. 22, 2014
PISCATAWAY, N.J. – Competing in front of a record crowd of 1,172 at the Livingston Recreation Center, Rutgers gymnastics recorded a 194.575 team score Saturday night to place second in a home quad meet.


MEN'S GYMNASTICS

WINTER CUP CHALLENGE - Feb. 20-22, 2014
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#8 Iowa 431.400, #17 UIC 409.900 - Feb. 23, 2014
CHICAGO- The UIC men's gymnastics team closed their season out at home honoring their four seniors, Lukasz Adamczyk, Joseph Hodges, Jacob Mager and Lance Ridenoure, at the conclusion of the meet. The Flames fell short to the Hawkeyes, 431.400-409.900.

#18 Springfield wins New England Invitational - Feb. 23, 2014
Springfield, Mass. - February 23, 2014 - Another impressive performance from sophomore Jon Zirna (Buffalo, N.Y.) helped pace the Springfield College men's gymnastics team to a first-place finish at the New England Invitational Championships at Blake Arena on Sunday evening. - See more at: http://www3.spfldcol.edu/homepage/athletics.nsf/Headline/786376938A904AB285257C890000FD47#sthash.rg5lCItJ.dpuf


ACROBATICS AND TUMBLING

Azusa Pacific 268.795, Hawai'i Pacific 255.455 - Feb. 21, 2014
HONOLULU, HI – The Hawai'i Pacific Acrobatics and Tumbling Team (0-1) made its program debut in front of a throng of fans on Friday night at Moanalua High School.

Fairmont State 272.42, Alderson Broadus 268.67 - Feb. 23, 2014
Fairmont State's Acrobatics and Tumbling team improved to 2-0 on the season after picking up a 272.42-268.67 victory over Alderson-Broaddus University.

Quinnipiac 279.39, Baylor 278.83 - Feb. 23, 2014
HAMDEN, Conn. – Quinnipiac erased its .08 deficit on the final heat, the Team event, and claimed a 279.39-278.83 victory at the TD Bank Sports Center – Quinnipiac's first-ever win over the Bears.


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