Saturday, 04 June 2016 20:31

Raisman Wins US Classic

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Olympian Aly Raisman won the senior title at the US Classic, posting a solid 59.2.  Florida incoming frosh Rachel Gowey was 2nd at 58.3 while future teammate Alyssa Baumann was 3rd at 58.0.  Several top gymnasts opted to compete one or two events.  UCLA (2018) commit Marzetta Frazier was fourth…
Friday, 03 June 2016 22:15

Canadian Championships: Senior Finals

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Isabela Onyshko set a new Canadian record in the AA with a 58.55 to easily win the Canadian AA title. Ellie Black was 2nd.  Onyshko won the UB and BB while Black won the FX, despite a sore ankle. 
Friday, 03 June 2016 21:04

Men's P&G Championships: Day 1

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Donnell Whittenburg took a slim lead over former NCAA champion Sam Mikulak on the first day of the P&G (US) Championships.  Former OU Sooners Chris Brooks and Jake Dalton are in 3rd and 4th, respectively.
Thursday, 02 June 2016 16:52

European Championships: Women's Qualifying

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Great Britain edged Russia to lead the qualifying round at the Women's European Championships. LSU incoming frosh Ruby Harrold competed three events for Great Britain, but missed out on any finals.  Cal commit (2017) Alma Kuc competed for Poland on UB while Bama commit Kylie Dickson competed for Belarus in…
Wednesday, 01 June 2016 20:27

Canadian Championships: Women's Prelims

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Isabela Onyshko bested Olympian Ellie Black, 57.4 to 57.15 in the preliminary round of the Canadian Championships.  The Championships form part of the qualification process for the Canadian Olympic Team.
Wednesday, 18 May 2016 10:50

Bowers Steps Down at Washington

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Washington Head Coach Joanne Bowers has stepped down after 10 seasons to spend more time with her family.  She intends to move across the country to Virginia to her husband John, who is now an assistant football coach at JMU.  Her son is battling for the starting QB spot at…
Sunday, 15 May 2016 10:42

American Classic: Results

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Minnesota commmit Lexy Ramler tied with Lauren Navarro at 55.95 to take the senior title and qualify to the P&G Championships.  Utah commit Abby Paulson was close behind in third (55.9)  LSU commit Christina Desiderio, OU commit Kaitlin DeGuzman, Maggie Musselman and OU commit Olivia Trautman also qualified.  Morgan Hurd…
Sunday, 08 May 2016 12:33

Men's JO Nationals Results

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The Men's JO Nationals concluded their second day of competition, and future NCAA stars were in action, some battling to advance to the P&G Championships (Junior Elite) while others concluded their seasons.
Saturday, 07 May 2016 06:24

Senior JO Results: Recruits Summary

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The athletes competing in the senior divisions will be entering college over the next few years and most of them have made their college choices.  The table below recognizes the top ten finishers in each division and individual event winners who finished outside the top 10 AA.  For further information,…
Friday, 06 May 2016 13:40

Men's JO Nationals: Prelim Results

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The Men's JO Nationals are underway in Battle Creek, Michigan, with the Level 10 and Junior Elite preliminaries completed.  A number of commmits and signees competed. 
Thursday, 28 April 2016 20:48

2016-2017: Washington Welcomes Roberson

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As expected, Washington has added Evanni Roberson for 2016-2017.  Her commit was covered in a prior news item.  She recently won UB, BB and FX at the Region 2 L10 Regionals. Link:  Release
Friday, 22 April 2016 22:13

2016-2017: Chong to Yale

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Rebecca Chong, a L10 at GMS, has committed to Yale for 2016-2017.  She recently placed 10th AA at the Region VII L10 Regionals.  She also finished 9th on VT and 41st (t) AA at the 2015 L10 JO Nationals. Link:  Videos
Sunday, 17 April 2016 19:55

Rio 2016 Test Event: NCAA Results

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Several gymnasts with ties to the NCAA competed in Rio this weekend at the Rio 2016 Test Event.  At stake were team and individual spots at the Olympics.  Even if a gymnast received a qualification spot, a country's federation may choose not to send that gymnast.  Thus, all qualification are…
Saturday, 16 April 2016 21:24

OU Wins 2016 Team Title

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The OU women completed a Sooner sweep of the Gymnastics Team title by claiming the Women's crown in a near-perfect Super Six competition.  With all teams hitting, the Sooners came out on top with a 197.675, edging LSU's 197.45 and Bama's 197.4375.  Florida was just a step back at 197.35. …
Saturday, 16 April 2016 21:16

Men's: Oklahoma Claims Tenth National Title

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Led by frosh AA Champion Yul Moldauer, OU finished its second consecutive undefeated season and won its 10th title overall.  They posted a 443.4 for an easy win.  Stannford was 2nd at 434.05, a point ahead of Ohio State.  Illinois was just back in 4th at 432.75.  PSU was fifth…