UIC Sweeps Conference Awards|
March 22, 2013
SHREVEPORT, La. – Citlali Cuevas was selected as the MIC Gymnast of the Week, while Gabrielle May shared Specialist of the Week honors with Southeast Missouri State’s Emma Garrett. It was announced by the conference office Thursday morning.
Cuevas and May are the third and fourth Flames to be acknowledged with a weekly conference honor.
Cuevas scored a career-high 38.975 in the all-around to finish fourth at the State of Illinois Classic on March 16. The mark bested her previous high of 38.925 set on Feb. 16.
May posted a career-high 9.825 on the parallel bars at the State of Illinois Classic to place fourth in the event. The score bested her previous high of 9.800, which was set Feb. 16 against Denver.
The Flames compete in the Midwest Independence Conference Saturday in Shreveport, La., at 5:00 p.m. (CT).