Women's Gymnastics Falls At Northern Illinois In Season Opener|
Jan. 9, 2005
DeKalb, Ill.- Despite a vault victory from junior Veronique Meunier and a balance beam win from senior Stacey Magiera and sophomore Jessie Jaworowicz, the University of Illinois at Chicago women's gymnastics team was downed by Northern Illinois in their season opener, 191.925-190.325.
Meunier posted a 9.850 on vault to edge teammate Regine Charron, who turned in a 9.725 on the apparatus.
Jaworowicz and Magiera each put up a 9.8 on beam to share the event win.
Jennifer O'Neil was the leading all-arounder for the Flames, posting a 37.775.
UIC is back in action this Friday as they journey to Tucson, Arizona to take on the host Wildcats along with Missouri and Michigan State at 7:30 p.m.
FINAL TEAM SCORES
V Bars Beam Floor Total NIU 48.150 48.725 46.450 48.600 191.925 UIC 48.225 47.500 47.450 47.150 190.325
TOP EVENT FINISHERS
Vault Place Name Score 1. Veronqiue Meunier 9.850 2. Regine Charron 9.725 3. Jamie Buckley 9.700