Collegiate gymnastics weekly recap - Feb. 26-March 3, 2019
posted on 03/04/2019

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#1 Oklahoma 197.775, #2 UCLA 197.575 - March 3, 2019
NORMAN – The most anticipated meet of the season came down to the wire as the No. 1 Sooners took down the No. 2 UCLA Bruins, 197.775-197.575, in front of a record-crowd of 10,177 at Lloyd Noble Center Sunday afternoon.

#3 Florida 197.225, #20 Arkansas 196.350 - March 1, 2019
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – The Arkansas gymnastics team fell to third-ranked Florida inside 197.225-196.350 inside Barnhill Arena to end its Southeastern Conference campaign for the 2019 season.

#4 LSU 197.900, #7 Georgia 196.325 - March 1, 2019
BATON ROUGE - It was a night of perfection for the fourth-ranked LSU gymnastics team as senior Lexie Priessman and Sarah Finnegan each earned a 10.0 to lead the Tigers to a dominating win over No. 7 Georgia Friday night inside the Maravich Center.

#5 Utah 197.975, #9 Michigan 197.350 - March 2, 2019
SALT LAKE CITY—Fueled by the emotions surrounding senior day, the Ute gymnasts exploded for their best score of the season and held off a talented Michigan team, 197.975-197.350 in a battle between two top-10 teams.

#6 Denver 197.775, Illinois 195.025 - March 1, 2019
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. – Illinois posted a season-high 49.175 on beam in a 197.775-195.025 loss to No. 6 Denver on Friday night in front of an energetic crowd inside Huff Hall.

#8 Alabama 196.700, #12 Auburn 196.400 - March 1, 2019
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – The senior trio of Abby Armbrecht, Angelina Giancroce and Ariana Guerra combined to power the No. 8 Alabama gymnastics team to a 196.700-196.400 win over No. 12 Auburn.

#16 Missouri 196.250, #10 Kentucky 196.000 - March 1, 2019
COLUMBIA, Mo. – The No. 16 Mizzou gymnastics team posted a 49.400 on floor in the final rotation to ice a 196.250-196.000 upset of No. 10 Kentucky on Friday evening at the Hearnes Center.

#11 Minnesota 197.500, Pittsburgh 193.400 - March 2, 2019
MINNEAPOLIS - The No. 11 University of Minnesota women's gymnastics team finished the 2019 home schedule on a high note as the team posted an overall score of 197.500, the second-highest overall team score in program history.

#13 Boise State 197.125, #17 Washington 196.750, Utah State 195.025 - March 1, 2019
BOISE, Idaho - The No. 13 Boise State gymnastics team (10-1, 5-0 MRGC) had an unbelievable night as a team Friday as they took down No. 17 Washington (6-5) and Utah State (5-8, 0-5 MRGC) with a score of 197.125 at Taco Bell Arena in front of 2,028 fans.

#14 California 196.975, UC Davis 195.450, Sacramento State 192.625 - March 1, 2019
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — The Sacramento State gymnastics team wrapped up its home schedule by producing the best score for the team at The Nest this year.

#15 Oregon State 195.825, Alaska 193.450, Bowling Green 189.500 - March 1, 2019
CORVALLIS, Ore. – The No. 15 Oregon State gymnastics team won for the fourth week in a row, defeating Alaska Anchorage and Bowling Green on Friday night at Gill Coliseum.

#18 Nebraska 196.825, Southern Utah 195.050 - March 2, 2019
LINCOLN, Neb. -- The No. 18 Nebraska women's gymnastics team defeated Southern Utah 196.825-195.050 at the Bob Devaney Sports Center on Saturday for the annual breast cancer awareness pink meet.

#19 BYU 196.500, George Washington 195.325, Maryland 194.825 - March 1, 2019
WASHINGTON – In its final night of competition in the Charles E. Smith Center, the George Washington gymnastics team capped off its 2019 home slate by upsetting No. 32 Maryland with a team score of 195.325 to finish second in its Senior Day Meet on Friday evening.


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MEN'S GYMNASTICS

#6 Illinois 413.050, #2 Stanford 411.650, #5 Minnesota 404.750 - March 2, 2019
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The fourth-ranked Fighting Illini men's gymnastics team registered season-high totals on four events en route to a season-best 413.050 to take down both No. 2 Stanford and No. 5 Minnesota on Saturday at Huff Hall.

#11 Ohio State 413.150, #4 Penn State 409.000 - March 2, 2019
COLUMBUS, Ohio — The No. 8 Ohio State University men’s gymnastics team came out on fire, notching a season-high and defeating Penn State 413.150-409.000 on Saturday at the Arnold Challenge.

#10 Iowa 406.700, #7 Nebraska 403.550 - March 2, 2019
IOWA CITY, Iowa – The 10th-ranked University of Iowa men's gymnastics team defeated No. 7 Nebraska, 406.700-403.550, on Saturday evening at the UI Field House.

#8 Navy 400.000, #15 William & Mary 392.550 - March 1, 2019
WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (March 1, 2019)— The 15th-ranked William & Mary men's gymnastics team posted its second-best score of the season but fell to No. 8 Navy, 400.0-392.55, at Kaplan Arena on Friday evening.

#8 Navy 387.900, #16 Springfield 383.050 - March 3, 2019
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - March 3, 2019 - In their final home meet of the regular season, the Springfield College men's gymnastics team dropped a 387.900-383.050 decision to visiting Navy on Sunday afternoon.

#13 Air Force 394.250, #12 Army 389.950 - March 2, 2019
USAF ACADEMY, Colo. – An Academy-record high bar score of 14.600 from senior Lukas Texeira helped the 13th-ranked Air Force men's gymnastics team secure a 394.250-389.950 victory over service academy rival and 12th-ranked Army West Point this afternoon (Mar. 2) at the Academy's Cadet West Gym.


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ACROBATICS AND TUMBLING

#1 Baylor 285.150, #2 Oregon 277.355 - March 3, 2019
EUGENE, Ore. – In a battle of the nation's best, the No. 2 Oregon acrobatics and tumbling team fell to No. 1 Baylor, 285.150-277.355 on Sunday afternoon at Matthew Knight Arena.

#4 Azusa Pacific 277.015, Arizona Christian 249.170 - Feb. 26, 2019
AZUSA, Calif. -- Azusa Pacific completed a season sweep over the first-year program from Arizona Christian in the No. 4-ranked Cougars' home opener Tuesday night, improving by nearly four points from its season-opening effort at Arizona Christian three weeks ago.

#5 Gannon 270.440, #10 King 259.865 - March 2, 2019
ERIE, Pa. - Gannon took all six events for the second consecutive meet and downed a nationally-ranked opponent for the second time this season to remain undefeated Saturday night at the Hammermill Center.

Adrian 224.250, Georgetown College 166.850 - Feb. 26, 2019
ADRIAN, Mich. – The Adrian College acrobatics and tumbling team improved to 2-0 on the year with a 224.25-166.85 win over Georgetown College (Ky.) on Tuesday, Feb. 26.

Glenville State 254.850, West Liberty 233.585 - March 3, 2019
GLENVILLE, W.Va. – The Glenville State Lady Pioneer Acrobatics & Tumbling team stayed perfect on the season Sunday as they defeated the West Liberty University Hilltoppers, 254.85-233.585.


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