Douglas Earns Team USA's Female Best of March Award
posted on 04/07/2016

© John Cheng

Based on her performance at the 2016 AT&T American Cup and Jesolo Trophy, Gabby Douglas of Virginia Beach, Va./Buckeye Gymnastics was named the winner of the United States Olympic Committee's Female Best of March Award presented by Dow.

2012 Olympic all-around gold medalist Gabrielle Douglas continues her quest to become the first reigning Olympic all-around champion to return to the Games since Nadia Comaneci in 1976-1980 with wins at the AT&T American Cup and the Jesolo Trophy. At the AT&T American Cup, March 5, in Newark, N.J., Douglas posted a 60.165 in the all-around to hold of teammate Maggie Nichols for the crown. At the Jesolo Trophy in Jesolo, Italy, on March 19, Douglas was once again victorious, taking the all-around title with a score of 59.650.