|Women's Gymnastics Wins Home Opener With 193.675|
San Jose-Opening the season at home, the 19th-ranked San Jose State women's gymnastics team continued its strong start to the year with a 193.675-190.300 win over Seattle Pacific Friday night at Spartan Gym.
Thomasina Wallace won three events and the all-around to led the Spartans. She scored a 9.850 on vault and beam, added a 9.825 on bars and had a 38.900 in the all-around.
San Jose State started the meet very consistent on the vault with a 48.475. Wallace led the team with a 9.850, followed by Cassandra Harrison at 9.675, Aubrey Lee, Julia Greer and Alyssa Montalban at 9.650 and Katie Valleau at 9.600.
Rotating to bars in the second rotation, the Spartans scored a 48.075, against led by Wallace's 9.825. Alyssa Telles-Nolan received a 9.700, followed Dannon Gregory at 9.675 and Harrison at 9.600. Kiley Field scored a 9.275, while Casey McCord rounded out the scoring with a 9.075.
Wallace again led the team on the beam with a 9.850 as the beam team scored a 48.375. Field had a 9.725, followed by Greer at 9.650, Tauny Shearer at 9.600, Lee at 9.550 and Harrison at 8.800.
In the final rotation, the floor team posted the best team's best event score of the night with a 48.750. Valleau led the team with a 9.850, followed by Greer at 9.775, Lee and Harrison at 9.725, Montalban at 9.675 and Wallace at 9.375.
Wallace won the all-around with a 38.900, followed by Harrison at 37.800.
"This was a great team effort tonight," said Spartan head coach Wayne Wright. "We started strong on the vault and kept a consistent effort throughout the meet."
The Spartans continue competition this weekend with a meet Sunday at #7 UCLA, beginning at 2 p.m. A live video feed and stat feed are available on sjsuspartans.com as well as UCLABruins.com.
San Jose State 193.675
Seattle Pacific 190.300
1. Thomasina Wallace (SJS) 9.850
2. Shera Vernon (SPU) 9.775
3. Jenna Dudley (SPU) 9.750
1. Thomasina Wallace (SJSU) 9.825
2. Alyssa Telles-Nolan (SJSU) 9.700
2. Texie Gregory (SPU) 9.700
1. Thomasina Wallace (SJSU) 9.850
2. Stephanie Wagner (SPU) 9.725
2. Kiley Field (SJSU) 9.725
1. Shera Vernon (SPU) 9.875
2. Katie Valleau (SJSU) 9.850
3. Julia Greer (SJSU) 9.775
1. Thomasina Wallace (SJSU) 38.900
2. Cassandra Harrison (SJSU) 37.800
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