Love Akpan, Buckeye Gymnastics, placed in the top five AA at her regular season meets this year. She recently placed 7th AA at the Ohio State meet.
Kennedy Brown, Docksiders, competed at nationals last season (18th AA). She has competed to several top two finishes this season. including 1st place finishes at the Gymstrada Invitational and the Excalibur Cup.
The NCAA has announced the Women's Regional Selections for 2023. The presence of Regional hosts in many of the seedings and the geographic preference in the Regional selection produced some unequal paths to the Regional finals.
Explanation of the format and timeline is provided by NCAA HERE.
Reilan Garvey, United Gymnastics Academy, qualified to regionals last season. This weekend she finished 6th AA at her state meet.
Taylor Templin, Roswell Gymnastics, to Greenville (Personal Website)
Evalyn Resnick, CGI, to Simpson College (Personal website)
Canadian Rory Allen and Alexa Weber, to Cortland
Led by OU, 36 teams have qualified for post-season competition after the completion of Conference Championships, per the National Rankings for the week of March 20th, as compiled by RoadToNationals.com. The Top 16 teams will be seeded into four Regions, and eight of the lowest ranked teams will be subject to "play-in" rounds.
Sooner Emre Dodanli won FX, VT and HB to lead OU to the win at Cal. Teammate Spencer Goodell added wins on PB and R. Frosh Ignacio Yockers completed the sweep with a 14.6 on PH.
Link: OU Release
David Wolma won VT, Evgeny Siminius won PB and Adam Wooten won HB to lead the Michigan to a win over Illinois and the regular season Big Ten title. For the Illini, Connor McCool won FX, Ian Skirkey won PH and Ashton Anaya won R. Michael Fletcher of Illinois won the AA with an 82.2.
All Around winner is Jordan Bowers, OU,39.7. OU's Regan Smith earned a 10.0 on beam.
All Around Winner: Jade Carey, OSU, 39.75
Overall AA winner: Karley McClain, SUU, 39.525
Overall AA winner: Trinity Thomas, UF, 39.8. She also received a 10.0 on floor.
Overall meet standings:
Overall AA Winner: Alexis Ortega, NCState, 39.25
All Around winner: Lauren MacPherson, SJSU, 39.3