With the terrific news of the new program at Clemson, the ACC will begin sponsoring a women's gymnastics conference championship beginning with the 2023-2024 year.
Michigan's Paul Juda won the silver medal and earned the US another spot at this summer's Olympic Games. Stanford's Riley Loos was 4th, OU's Vitaly Guimaraes was fifth, and Michigan's Cameron Bock was 6th. Brazil won the team competition, with the US second.
Here are the L10 Regional Results for the Senior divisions in Region 1, and their future college, where known. Only the top seven finishers are shown, along with any event winners. This article will be updated with additional results as sessions are completed (Monday).
Here are the L10 Regional Results for the Senior divisions in Region 1, and their future college, where known. Only the top seven finishers are shown, along with any event winners.
In a thirilling session, OU triumphed in Semi-Final 2 at the Women's NCAA Championships, posting the highest score of the day, a 198.0875. Utah posted a 197.6 to eek ahead of Bama's 197.575 and LSU's 197.5625. This perhaps was the closest NCAA finish of all time, in terms of eight teams finishing so close to each other.
Link: OU Release
OU posted a big 198.175 to win the Tuscaloosa Regional and advance to the National meet. Alabama secured the 2nd spot at 197.575. Arkansas posted a 196.7 to stay ahead of Missouri's 196.55. For the Sooners, Olivia Trautman won VT with a 10 and teammate Anastasia Webb won BB and the AA (39.7). Bama's Shania Adams won UB while teammate Luisa Blanco won FX.
Link: OU Release
The Women's Collegiate Gymnastics Association has named their 2021 Regular Season All-Americans. Click the links below to download the full lists (PDF format).
GWU's Deja Chambliss won the VT and teammates Cydney Crasa and Olivia Zona tied for the FX title with Temple's Ariana Castrence, Faith Leary and Renee Schugman. Castrence won the UB and the AA with a 39.35. Temple's Brooke Donabedian won the BB
Iowa overcame problems on BB to pull out a close win over Michigan, PSU and Rutgers. Michigan had major problems to start on FX, with only a 47.5. Lauren Guerin led an Iowa sweep on the FX to lead the GymHawks. Teammate Clair Kaji tied for the BB title with Mich's Sierra Brooks. Brooks also won the VT and the AA (39.575). PSU's Ava Verdeflor won UB.
MSU did not compete due to COVID-19 protocols.