Hurd wins bronze at Stuttgart World Cup
posted on 03/18/2017

STUTTGART, Germany, March 18, 2016 -- Morgan Hurd of Middletown, Del./First State Gymnastics, won the women’s all-around bronze medal at the World Cup in Stuttgart, Germany, which is the second stop in the International Gymnastics Federation’s all-around World Cup Series. Allan Bower of Mesa, Ariz./University of Oklahoma will compete in the men’s all-around tomorrow at 7:30 a.m. ET. Click here for live video.

Hurd posted a 53.265 for third place. Germany’s Tabea Alt won the Stuttgart World Cup title with her 54.199, followed by Russia’s Angelina Melnikova at 53.732.

Hurd’s event scores were: 14.366, vault’s top score; 14.200, uneven bars; 11.233, balance beam; and 13.466, floor exercise.

NBCSN will televise coverage of the women's competition on March 18 at 8 p.m. ET and the men’s competition on March 20 at 11 p.m. ET. Fans can catch all the action of the gymnastics LIVE via NBC Sports online at NBCSports.com/Live, or through the NBC Sports app.

The AT&T American Cup, held March 4 at Prudential Center in Newark, N.J., was the first of the three all-around World Cup series. Yul Moldauer of Arvada, Colo./University of Oklahoma, and Ragan Smith of Lewisville, Texas/Texas Dreams, won the men’s and women’s AT&T American Cup titles, respectively.

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