Collegiate gymnastics week 11 recap - March 14-20
posted on 03/21/2011

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WOMEN'S GYMNASTICS

Big 12 Championships - March 19, 2011
The 11th-ranked Nebraska Cornhuskers captured their ninth overall Big 12 Gymnastics Championship, snapping a streak of three-straight crowns by the Sooners to edge OU by .275 points Saturday at the Hearnes Center in Columbia, Mo.
Champions:
Team: Nebraska
All-Around: Mary Burke - Missouri
Vault: Erin Davis - Nebraska
Uneven Bars: Maria Scaffidi - Nebraska
Balance Beam: Megan Ferguson and Natahsa Kelley - Oklahoma
Floor Exercise: Erin Davis - Nebraska

Big Ten Championships - March 19, 2011
MINNEAPOLIS - The Michigan women's gymnastics team earned its fifth-straight and 19th overall Big Ten Championship on Saturday at Minnesota's Sports Pavilion.
Champions:
Team: Michigan
All-Around: Sharaya Musser - Penn State
Vault: Sharaya Musser - Penn State, Amber See - Illinois
Uneven Bars: Natalie Ettl - Penn State
Balance Beam: Jordan Sexton - Michigan
Floor Exercise: Kylee Botterman - Michigan

EAGL Championships - March 19, 2011
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The University of North Carolina gymnastics team won its second-straight EAGL championship on Saturday, March 19.
Champions:
Team: North Carolina
All-Around: Abigail Adams - Maryland
Vault: Ally Krikorian - Maryland
Uneven Bars: Amy Bieski - West Virginia
Balance Beam: Abigail Adams - Maryland
Floor Exercise: Mallory Brewer - Pittsburgh

ECAC Division I Championships - March 19, 2011
Providence, R.I. - Cornell University won their first ever ECAC Division I Women's Gymnastics Championship in front of a packed crowd at the Pizzitola Memorial Sports Center on the campus of Brown University.
Champions:
Team: Cornell
All-Around: Dana Bonincontri - Pennsylvania
Vault: McKenna Archer and Emily Santoro - Cornell
Uneven Bars: Lexi Schupp and Maddie Pearsall - Cornell
Balance Beam: Melanie Standridge - Cornell
Floor Exercise: Jasmine Johnson and Corrine Williams - Temple

ECAC Division II Championships - March 19, 2011
The University of Bridgeport women's gymnastics team won its third consecutive ECAC Division II title on Saturday afternoon as the Purple Knights posted a team score of 192.000
Champions:
Team: Bridgeport
All-Around: Monica Mesalles - Bridgeport
Vault: Monica Mesalles - Bridgeport
Uneven Bars: Emily Turik - Bridgeport
Balance Beam: Monica Mesalles - Bridgeport
Floor Exercise: Emily Repko and Jessica Watts - Bridgeport

MAC Championships - March 19, 2011
MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. - For the second consecutive year and the 12th time overall, the Central Michigan Chippewas are MAC gymnastics champions after fending off the Kent State Golden Flashes, 195.900-195.050, inside McGuirk Arena at Central Michigan University on Saturday.
Champions:
Team: Central Michigan
All-Around: Kristin Teubner - Central Michigan
Vault: Nicole Allen - Ball State, Christina Lenn - Kent State
Uneven Bars: Brittany Petzol - Central Michigan
Balance Beam: Kristin Teubner - Central Michigan
Floor Exercise: Nicole Alle - Ball State, Cheryl Conlin and Kristin Teubner - Central Michigan

MIC Championships - March 19, 2011
CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. - The Southeast Missouri State gymnastics team scored a 193.775 at the Midwest Independent Conference Championships on Saturday afternoon at Houck Field House, claiming their second-ever team title.
Champions:
Team: Southeast Missouri State
All-Around: Christina Sundgren - SEMO and Brittany Johnson - Texas Woman's
Vault: Brianna Gaddie - SEMO
Uneven Bars: Christina Sundgren - SEMO
Balance Beam: Taylor Westric - SEMO
Floor Exercise: Brianna Gaddie - SEMO

MPSF Championships - March 19, 2011
USAFA, Colo. - Sophomore Katie Yamamura tied the school vault record with a 9.900 score while senior Marcy Miller captured a pair of individual conference titles as UC Davis successfully defended its Mountain Pacific Sports Federation championship with a winning total of 192.975.
Champions:
Team: UC-Davis
All-Around: Marcy Miller - UC-Davis
Vault: Katie Yamamura - UC-Davis
Uneven Bars: Jessica Rea - UC-Davis
Balance Beam: Brittany Dutton - Air Force
Floor Exercise: Kelsey Fulerton - Air Force

Pac-10 Championships - March 19, 2011
LOS ANGELES - For the first time since 1996, the Oregon State Beavers are Conference champions. After notching scores of 49.125 or higher on all four events, Oregon State claimed the 2011 Pac-10 Gymnastics Championships with a score of 197.200 at Pauley Pavilion Saturday.
Champions:
Team: Oregon State
All-Around: Leslie Mak - Oregon State
Vault: Olivia Courtney - UCLA
Uneven Bars: Six-way tie
Balance Beam: Leslie Mak - Oregon State
Floor Exercise: Ashley Morgan - Stanford, Elyse Hopfner-Hibbs - UCLA

SEC Championships - March 19, 2011
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The No. 2 ranked Alabama gymnastics team won its seventh Southeastern Conference Championships in the Birmingham Jefferson Convention Center Saturday.
Champions:
Team: Alabama
All-Around: Cassidy McComb - Georgia
Vault: Kayla Hoffman - Alabama
Uneven Bars: Kat Ding - Georgia
Balance Beam: Geralen Stack-Eaton - Alabama
Floor Exercise: Geralen Stack-Eaton - Alabama, Ashanee Dickerson - Florida

WAC Championships - March 19, 2011
SAN JOSE CALIF. - Boise State claimed the 2011 WAC Gymnastics Championship Saturday night in San Jose.
Champions:
Team: Boise State
All-Around: Alaina Baker - Cal State Fullerton
Vault: Amy Glass - Boise State
Uneven Bars: Hannah Redmon - Boise State, Alyssa Click - Southern Utah
Balance Beam: Brooke Cersosimo - Southern Utah
Floor Exercise: Alaina Baker - Cal State Fullerton


MEN'S GYMNASTICS

Weekly Reports - compiled by Jerry Wright

#2 Oklahoma 366.400, #4 Illinois 359.100, #5 Penn State 356.750 - March 19, 2011
NORMAN, Okla. -- The No. 2 Oklahoma men's gymnastics team capped off another undefeated regular season with a pair of wins over No. 4 Illinois and No. 5 Penn State at the Howard McCasland Field House on Saturday.

#8 Nebraska 254.500, #11 Iowa 351.800, #9 Minnesota 348.600 - March 19, 2011
LINCOLN, Neb. - Nebraska's No. 8 men's gymnastics team celebrated Senior Night with a win over No. 9 Minnesota and No.11 Iowa Saturday night at the Bob Devaney Sports Center.

#10 Air Force 347.500, Washington 238.700 - March 20, 2011
USAF ACADEMY, Colo. - Highlighted by a new team total and freshman Colton Wulf's Academy-record on the floor exercise, the 10th-ranked Air Force men's gymnastics team wrapped up the regular season with an impressive showing on Sunday, March 20, at the Academy's Cadet West Gym.

#12 Temple 340.200, #17 Navy 329.600 - March 19, 2011
PHILADELPHIA - The Temple men's gymnastics team sent off its three seniors - Patrick McLaughlin, Scott Bloomfield and Jesse Kitzen-Abelson - with a win over Navy at McGonigle Hall on Saturday afternoon.

#13 Illinois-Chicago 341.300, #14 William & Mary 340.600 - March 19, 2011
Williamsburg, Va. (March 19, 2011) - In a back and forth meet between two squads fighting for a potential NCAA berth, the College of William and Mary's 14th -ranked men's gymnastics squad was just edged out by the 13th -ranked University of Illinois-Chicago, 341.30 to 340.60, Saturday afternoon in Kaplan Arena.


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