Wednesday, October 26, 2016

WVU Gymnastics Takes 2nd at Pink Meet

WVU hosted #25 New Hampshire, Maryland and Rutgers today at the Pink Meet.


(Morgantown, WV)

1st Place                2nd Place                     3rd Place                        4th Place

Maryland- 195.35     West Virginia- 195.2      Rutgers- 194.825     New Hampshire- 194.1



Today at the Coliseum, the WVU Gymnastics team hosted the “Wendy M. Roach Invitational” Pink Meet to raise awareness for breast cancer. In the fourth rotation, a season-high score on the floor for WVU gave them the push to give them second place in this invitational. Some statistics from today includes: the win over #25 New Hampshire is the first of the season over a ranked opponent, and this is the 3rd 195+ scoring this season- the 1st at home.

Team Results
Vault Bars Beam Floor Total
West Virginia 48.95 48.725 48.3 49.225 195.2
Maryland 48.875 48.95 48.75 48.775 195.35
No. 25 New Hampshire 48.6 48.025 48.7 48.775 194.1
Rutgers 48.725 48.45 48.825 48.825 194.825
Event Winners
Event Gymnast Score
Vault Nicolette Swoboda (WVU), Zaakira Muhammad (WVU), Jaida Lawrence(WVU) 9.825
Bars Karen Tang (UMD) 9.925
Beam Jenna Williams (RU), Claire Jones (RU) 9.825
Floor Melissa Idell (WVU) 9.925
AA Meghan Pflieger (UNH) 38.925
WVU Team Highs
Event Gymnast Score
Vault Zaakira Muhammad, Nicolette Swoboda, Jaida Lawrence 9.825
Bars Lindsey Litten, Zaakira Muhammad,Audrey Tolbert 9.775
Beam Jordan Gillette 9.8
Floor Melissa Idell 9.925






















Match Statistics and Information Courtesy of




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