Arkansas has announced the hiring of Chris Bogantes and Chris Brooks as assistants. Bogantes has been an assistant at Illinois and Utah State, in addition to stints with SEMO, Ball State, TWU, and LSU. Brooks has been an assistant with the OU Men and the Nebraska Women's squads.
Link: Arkansas Release
Former CSUF Hall of Famer and AIAW All-American (BB, FX) Carol "Lefty Johnson" passed away Saturday, according to a tweet by Cal-State Fullerton. Johnston's pioneering achievements are especially notable as she lacked a complete right arm but that challenge did not prevent her from becoming a top AAer. She had been battling early onset Altzheimer's.
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Event champions were crowned on Sunday at the USAG Collegiate Nationals on Sunday. UIC's Kayla Baddeley won the VT. Air Force's Anna Salamone and Brown's Mei Li Costa tied for the UB title. Cornell's Kaitlin Green was victorious on BB, the second title for the senior. On FX, US Air Force's Tyler Davis posted a 9.95 to win the crown.
OU (198.475) and UGA (198.075) advanced to the NCAA FInals with top two placements at the Athens Regional. OU's Magggie Nichols and UGA's Marissa Oakley tied at 10.0 for the UB title. UGA's Sabrina Vega won the FX and tied for first on BB with Nichols, UGA's Rachel Dickson and Rachel Bauman, OU's Brenna Dowell, Nicole Lehrmann, Anastasia Webb and Cal's Cassidy Keelen. UGA's Sydney Snead and UK's Mollie Korth shared 1st on VT. OU's Webb was the top AAer at 39.675.
Link: UGA Release
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The NCAA announced the seedings and placements for the NCAA Regionals in two weeks.
OU triumphed, led by wins from Yul Moldauer on PH, R, and PB. Sooner Vitaly Guimaraes won FX, teammate Gage Dyer won VT and OU's Levi Anderson took the HB. .
Link: Cal Release
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Rutgers posted its third best score of the season to win at Cornell. Rutger's Belle Huang won the BB and the AA with a 39.075. Teammate Michelle Amoresano won the AA. For Cornell, Donna Webster won VT while Claire Haklik took the FX.
Link: RU Release