EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (blugolds.com) – The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire gymnastics team hosted their final home meet of the year on Friday night, defeating UW-Oshkosh 185.950-184.675 in the McPhee Center.
Ashley Benes (Fr. – Grand Rapids, MN) and Becca Wilcox (Sr. – Roseville, MN/Cretin-Derham Hall) led the Blugolds on vault, finishing in first and second place with scores of 9.525 and 9.450, respectively.
Hannah Lewis (Jr. – Saline, MI) won the uneven parallel bars, scoring a 9.550. Megan Fayler (So. - Afton, MN/Stillwater) and Lauralynn Anderson (Jr. – West Bend, WI/homeschool) finished in third (9.375) and fourth (9.325).
Amelia Moorehouse (Jr. – Gregory, MI/FlexTech) and Kiya Bjorge (Jr. - Kennewick, WA/Southridge) tied for first on the floor exercise with scores of 9.600 while Tori Erickson (Sr. – Woodbury, MN) was third (9.550).
Clare Mascia (Jr. – Woodbury, MN/Convent of the Visitation) was the top Blugold on the balance beam with a 9.425, taking third place.
In the all-around, Erickson won with a score of 36.900 after finishing third on floor (9.550), fifth on beam (9.275), sixth on vault (9.325) and eighth on bars.