Lindenwood posted one of the top marks in program history to lead LU over SEMO. Courtney Mitchell won the UB to lead LU to the win. For SEMO, McKinzie Jones won FX and tied for the BB title with teammate Lindsey Bates. SEMO's Alexis Brawner won VT.
OU was led by Brenna Dowell and Maggie Nichols. Dowell won VT and tied for the FX title with teammates AJ Jackson and Nichols, plus UGA's Sabrina Vega. Nichols also won UB. UGA's Rachel Dickson won the AA with a 39.5 and tied for the BB title with teammate Vivi Babalis and OU's Brehanna Showers.
Katarina Derrick from Pearland Elite has committed to Arkansas. Her 2017 season ended at the Houston National Invitational (HNI) in February. She finished 5th AA. She recently competed at the Alamo Classic where she placed 2nd AA and won the vault title.
Julianna Roland from Cherry Hill Gymnastics has committed to Bridgeport. Last season she finished 3rd AA at her state meet, 7th AA at regionals and 20th AA at JOs. She opened this season with a win on bars (3rd AA) at the Robin Cone Memorial Classic.
With OU yet to compete this season, this is the Women's National Rankings for the Week of January 15th, as compiled by RoadToNationals. Rankings are by season average. With some teams with only one meet and high scoring variation across meets and within each meet itself, things will move around a lot over the next several weeks.
UCLA posted a big quad meet win over their conference rivals at the Elevate the Stage event in Reno. They were led by Kyla Ross, who tied for the UB title with Utah's MyKayla Skinner. Skinner led the field, winning the AA with a 39.7 and taking the FX title outright. She also tied for the VT title with Stanford's Elizabeth Price, who scored a "perfect" 9.95 on her Yurchenko Layout Full. Price also won the BB and came 2nd in the AA with a 39.65.
UAA won the second of two meets held this weekend in Anchorage (The Seawolves normally host teams for two meets due to the length of travel involved). UAA's Isabelle Fox won the FX and AA with a 38.725 to lead her squad to the win. Teammate Mackenzie Miller won the UB. For Cortland State, Rachel Filipski won VT while teammate Emma Schultz took the BB.
Link: UAA Release
DU overcame a fall to post a big 196.8 in a home win over Air Force. OU frosh Lynzee Brown led the way with a 39.25 AA win, as four other Pionees split the individual events. Maddie Karr won VT while Diana Chesnok won the UB. Teammate Kaitlyn Schou took the BB while frosh Mia Sundstrom won the FX.
UW Whitewater held off host Hamline's upset bid on Sunday. Lisa O'Donnell led Whitewater, winning the AA with a 38.3. She also took the UB, BB, and FX. Teammate Lewa Evans won VT to complete a sweep.
GWU's Jillian Winstanley won the AA with a 39.425, the BB with a 9.9 and tied for the UB title with teammate Alexandra Zois as the Colonials won their sixth straight Lindsey Ferris Invitational. Teammate Camille Drouin-Allaire won VT and FX to complete a sweep.