July 7, 2014
The 2013-14 academic year featured exceptional accomplishments for UIC student-athletes. Over the summer months (June 2 – August 8), UICFlames.com will rewind and look back on the Top 40 Flames’ Moments from 2013-14. Each sport will be featured over ten weeks as we recap the year that was in UIC Athletics.
Team: Women’s Gymnastics
Moment: UIC Tops Illinois State in Final Home Meet
Date: March 15, 2014
Location: Physical Education Building in Chicago, Ill.
UIC registered its best score of the season in its last home meet with a 195.200-191.825 victory over Illinois State. Catherine Dion, who was honored in a Senior Day presentation following the meet, won bars and floor, as redshirt-junior Kimberly Randall claimed first on vault and freshman Michelle Lozneanu took the Flames’ top score on beam with a career-best 9.850.
- Randall also produced personal bests on bars with 9.850 and on floor with 9.775 in the meet against Illinois State.
- Randall set a personal best and came away with first on vault with 9.875 against SEMO and Alaska Anchorage (Feb. 9) and claimed second with 9.825 on vault against Texas Woman's (Feb. 14).
- At the MIC Championships (March 22), Randall scored 9.800 on vault and bars and 9.750 on floor.
- Lozneanu began competing with the Flames on Feb. 21 at the Illinois Classic and scored 9.300 on beam.
- Lozneanu also tallied a 9.750 on beam at Iowa (Feb. 23).
PREVIOUS TOP MOMENTS
June 2 - Men's Soccer Posts 1-0 Shutout Against #19 Gonzaga
June 3 - Women's Basketball Defeats Wisconsin for Eighth Straight Win
June 5 - Granderson Opens New Stadium at UIC
June 6 - Ehrhardt Wins HL Women's Athlete of the Year
June 9 - Dion Named NCAA Regional Gymnast of the Year
June 10 - Ogunleye Wins Triple Jump at HL Championships
June 12 - Volleyball's Five-Set Win over Marshall
June 13 - Barlow's 38 Points Clinches Third Place for Flames at Showcase
June 16 - Women's Tennis Defeats Oakland 6-1
June 17 - Smollen Wins Individual Title at Green Bay Dual
June 19 - Ishimaru Wins 200 Butterfly at HL Championship
June 20 - UIC Upsets Michigan State and Indiana in Hoosier Classic
June 23 - Women's Soccer Completes Roster for Inaugural Season
June 24 - UIC to Host 2018 NCAA Men's Gymnastics Championships
June 26 - Men's Tennis Extends Win Streak to Three
June 27 - Women's Swimming and Diving's Strong Showing at HL Championships
June 30 - Flames Collect Eighth Straight with 3-1 Win Over Drake
July 1 - Flames Tie Program Record With 11th Straight Win
July 2 - Flames Power Their Way to an 18-5 Romp Against Purdue
July 3 - Ehrhardt Earns All-Region Honors