Samantha Smith, L10 at Auburn Gymnastics in Washington, has committed to Boise State. She has won 3 of her 5 meets this season. She has also raked in individual event titles: FX (4), BB (1), V (3).
Kathryn Jakalski has committed to UIC. She is a Level 10 at Bartlett's in Illinois. She recently won her session of the Chicago Style and she has earned three floor titles and one beam title this season.
Dominika Bonzagni, L10 at US Gold in Texas, has announced her commitment to TWU. She has placed in the top ten AA at all of her meets this season, including a recent 6th place finish at the WOGA meet.
Host EMU posted a 196.0 to easily defeat Towson's 193.075. Kendall Valentin led the way for the Eagles, winning UB and BB. Teammates Ciara Gresham and Sydney McEarchern tied for the FX title while Eagle Catie Conrad won AA. Towson's Erin Tucker won the VT.
Host UCLA (195.875) held off USU (195.7) and Bridgeport (193.225) in a meet on Monday afternoon. The meet was the 2nd of the weekend for the Bruins, and they changed up their lineups. Kyla Ross of UCLA led the way, winning BB with a 10 and taking the VT and AA (39.225). Teammate Peng-Peng Lee won the UB while Bruins Katelyn Ohashi and Macy Toronjo tied for the FX title.
Link: USU Release
The Women's Rankings for the Week of February 20th switch to the Regional Qualifying Score (RQS), the formula by which Regional post-season qualification is determined. It is calculated by taking the team's top three Away meet scores, the three highest other scores, tossing out the highest, and averaging the remaining five. OU still holds the lead.