Collegiate gymnastics weekly recap - Jan. 12-17
posted on 01/18/2016

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WOMEN'S GYMNASTICS

#1t LSU 195.825, NC State 193.625 - Jan. 14, 2016
LAS VEGAS – The top-ranked LSU gymnastics team used a strong performance in the first two rotations to cruise past No. 23 North Carolina State, 195.825-193.625, in the Lady Luck Invitational Thursday evening at South Point Hotel.

#1t Michigan 196.950, Ohio State 195.275 - Jan. 16, 2016
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The No. 1-ranked University of Michigan women's gymnastics team improved to 4-0 on the season with a 196.950-195.275 victory over Ohio State on Saturday (Jan. 16), but the Wolverines also won by raising awareness of autism to 2,832 fans at Crisler Center.

#3 Florida 197.675, #5 UCLA 196.925 - Jan. 15, 2016
GAINESVILLE, Fla. – The nation's top duel of the weekend went to the Florida Gators in front of an enthusiastic Stephen C. O'Connell Center crowd of 6,511. The three-time defending NCAA champions opened home action with a 197.675 – 196.925 win over UCLA.

#4 Oklahoma 197.125, #11 California 194.225, Texas Woman's 188.250 - Jan. 15, 2016
NORMAN — Competing in front of its home crowd for the first time this season, the No. 4 Oklahoma women’s gymnastics team tallied a 197.125 to rise past No. 11 California (194.225) and Texas Woman’s University (188.250) and secure a pair of wins inside Lloyd Noble Center Friday night.

#4 Oklahoma 197.050, #16t Arkansas 195.900 - Jan. 17, 2016
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. — The Arkansas gymnastics team scored a 195.900 in their second of a back-to-back meet weekend on Sunday afternoon in Barnhill Arena. Visiting team Oklahoma had a 197.050 as the No. 3 Sooners eclipsed the 196.775 team score by Georgia on Friday Night.

#6 Alabama 197.175, #14 Missouri 196.050 - Jan. 15, 2016
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. - The No. 6 Alabama gymnastics team opened its home and Southeastern Conference schedule with a win over No. 14 Missouri, 197.175-196.050, in front of 10,860 fans.

#6 Alabama 196.875, #7t Auburn 196.075 - Jan. 17, 2016
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Alabama gymnastics won the second annual Elevate The Stage meet, outscoring in-state rival Auburn 196.875-196.075 in the BJCC Legacy Arena.

#7t Auburn 196.275, Kentucky 195.175 - Jan. 15, 2016
AUBURN, Ala. -- The No. 7 Auburn gymnastics team defeated No. 21 Kentucky 196.275--195.175 at the home and SEC opener on Friday at Auburn Arena.

#7t Utah 196.725, Southern Utah 195.600 - Jan. 15, 2016
CEDAR CITY, Utah - In front of a packed Centrum Arena crowd on Friday night the No. 30 Thunderbird gymnastics team hosted the No. 7 University of Utah and scored a 195.600 in the process. The Utes were able to win the meet with a 196.725.

#7t George Washington 195.425, Cornell 194.025, Temple 191.375, Penn 190.625, North Carolina 188.925 - Jan. 17, 2016
WASHINGTON - The George Washington gymnastics team totaled 13 podium appearances, including a sweep of the all-around, and scored 195.425 to top the opposition and win its fourth straight Lindsey Ferris Invitational on Sunday afternoon at the Charles E. Smith Center.

#10 Arizona 193.475, Texas Woman's 192.450 - Jan. 17, 2016
DENTON, Texas (Jan. 17) – The TWU gymnastics team rebounded from a rough showing on Friday at Oklahoma with a season-high Sunday afternoon against No. 10 Arizona. The Wildcats captured the dual meet with a 193.475 while the Pioneers posted a 192.450.

#12 Oregon State 196.350, Lindenwood 195.325, Bridgeport 194.150, Illinois State 190.725, UW-Eau Claire 188.925 - Jan. 15, 2016
ST. CHARLES, Mo. - The Lindenwood gymnastics program set a new regular season team record on Friday night at Hyland Arena during the Lindenwood Five-Team event.

#15 Georgia 196.775, #16t Arkansas 196.700 - Jan. 15, 2016
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. - In 13 years of Arkansas gymnastics, no team scored higher in its home opener than the 2016 Razorbacks did on Friday night. No. 16 Arkansas had a 196.700, just falling shy of No. 15 Georgia, who scored a 196.775 as visitors in Barnhill Arena.

Utah State 194.100, #16t Kent State 193.500 - Jan. 15, 2016
LOGAN, Utah - Utah State’s gymnastics program remained perfect on the young season with a 194.100-193.500 victory against 16th-ranked Kent State in front of an announced crowd of 1,203 Friday night at the Dee Glen Smith Spectrum.

#18 New Hampshire 196.075, Yale 189.700 - Jan. 14, 2016
DURHAM, N.H. – Danielle Doolin (Medford, N.J.) set four personal-best scores and matched another career high to capture the all-around championship in the 18th-ranked University of New Hampshire gymnastics team's 196.075-189.700 victory over Yale University on Thursday night at Lundholm Gym.

West Virginia 195.800, #18 New Hampshire 195.225 - Jan. 17, 2016
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Behind a career-best all-around showing from junior Alexa Goldberg, the West Virginia University gymnastics team rolled past No. 18 New Hampshire, 195.8-195.225, this afternoon in front of 2,390 fans in a Beauty and the Beast meet at the WVU Coliseum.

#19 Illinois 195.500, Rutgers 191.600 - Jan. 16, 2016
PISCATAWAY, N.J. - Rutgers gymnastics scored best on vault for the second consecutive meet, but took a 195.500-191.600 defeat against No. 19 Illinois in its Big Ten opener Saturday at the RAC. It was also the home opener for the Scarlet Knights.

Western Michigan 195.275, #20 Eastern Michigan 195.050, Bowling Green 193.575 - Jan. 17, 2016
KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The Western Michigan gymnastics team improved to 3-0 on the season and 1-0 in MAC play, defeating both Bowling Green and Eastern Michigan in a three-way meet on Sunday.


MEN'S GYMNASTICS

#1 Oklahoma 448.500, #11 Air Force 424.700, #10 Nebraska 420.300, #16 Arizona State 403.650, OU 399.700, #20 Washington 392.250 - Jan. 16, 2016
USAF ACADEMY, Colo. – The Air Force men’s gymnastics team kicked off a new era this evening (Jan. 16) during a strong runner-up performance at the annual Rocky Mountain Open, which was held in front of a standing room-only crowd at the Academy’s Cadet West Gym.

#6 Illinois 425.950, #2 Ohio State 425.700, #8 Minnesota 424.500, #9 Iowa 419.650, #5 Michigan 413.700, #15 UIC 378.450 - Jan. 17, 2016
CHICAGO- The UIC men’s gymnastics team wrapped up competition Sunday evening inside the UIC Pavilion. UIC finished the night with a score of 378.450, while Illinois took the crown with 425.950.

#3 Stanford 438.050, #7 Cal 426.950, #19 SC United 365.900 - Jan. 16, 2016
BERKELEY, Calif. – The California Golden Bears men’s gymnastics team began their home season on Saturday night at Haas Pavilion in Berkeley with a second place finish at the second annual Cal Benefit Cup with a total team score of 426.950.

#4 Penn State 424.850, #12 Army 416.350, #13 Navy 415.800, #17 Springfield 403.200, #18 Temple 398.050 - Jan. 15, 2016
WEST POINT, N.Y. – The Army West Point gymnastics team took second at the 25th Annual West Point Open Friday night, led by a third place finish from plebe Cole Casanova in the all-around.
Event Finals Recap

#14 William & Mary Hosts State Open - Jan. 17, 2016
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (Jan. 17, 2016)—The William & Mary men's gymnastics team opened its 2016 season with a good showing at the State Open at Kaplan Arena on Sunday afternoon, as four Tribe gymnasts claimed individual event titles.


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