UIC Gymnastics Completes Exhibition Event
Dec. 3, 2011
CHICAGO - The UIC men's and women's gymnastics teams kicked off the 2011-12 season with a friendly inter-squad meet Saturday afternoon inside the Physical Education Building in Chicago, Ill.
Five teams consisting of student-athletes from both squads took part in the Mixed Pairs event and a total of 10 events were scored. The men's events included floor exercise, pommel horse, rings, vault, parallel bars and high bar while the women competed in the vault, uneven bars, balance beam and floor exercise.
Rachel Montoya, Cynthia Lemieux-Guillemette, Tamara Moten, Alex Bymaster, Justin Maxwell, Brett Valin took fourth place with an average score of 11.74.
The men's team opens the 2011-12 regular season by hosting the Windy City Classic on Jan. 14 in Chicago, Ill., while the women's squad travels to DeKalb, Ill., to take on Northern Illinois on Jan. 8.