Davis, Calif.--The San José State women's gymnastics team started the 2015 season with one of the best team scores in the past 10 years. The team scored a 194.050, to finish third at the NorCal Classic hosted by UC Davis. California won the meet with a 195.175
The team score is second-best only to the 194.300 score to start the 2012 season.
The Spartans started the meet on floor with a 48.375. Cami Guyer led the team with a 9.775, followed by Kiley Field, Alyssa Montalban and Kaitlin Won each a 9.675. Erica Matos scored a 9.575, while Mackenzie Douglas rounded out the scoring at 9.025.
The second rotation found the Spartans on vault where the team scored a 48.775, the 10th-highest vault score in school history. It was also the 25th time a Spartan vault team scored a 48.775 or higher in school history. Transfer Maddie Herr led the team with a 9.800 in her first Spartan vault. Guyer received a 9.775, followed by Hannah Gilbert and Rachel Heinl at 9.750. Won scored a 9.700, while Montalban rounded out the team with a 9.650.
After a bye in the third rotation, San José State moved to bars and scored a 48.525. Heinl and Guyer each scored a 9.750 to lead the team. Herr scored a 9.725, Douglas a 9.675, Marissa Unpingco a 9.625 and Won at 9.550.
San José State competed on beam for the final rotation and ended with a 48.375. Unpingco led the Spartans with a 9.775, followed by Herr at 9.725. Field scored a 9.650, Guyer a 9.625, Won at 9.600 and Gabrielle Kambur at 9.500.
Guyer finished third in the all-around at 38.925, while Won was seventh at 38.525.
San José State opens the home portion of the 2015 season this Friday, January 9, against Stanford. The meet begins at 7 p.m., inside The Event Center, located on the corner of Seventh and San Carlos Streets. Tickets are available at the door. Parking is available for $5 at the South Garage, located on the corner of Seventh and San Salvador Streets.
1. California 195.175
2. UC Davis 194.350
3. San José State 194.050
4. Sacramento State 193.450
4. Stanford 193.450
1. Elizabeth Price, Stanford 9.950
1. Amber Takara, California 9.850
1. Stephanie Stamates, UC Davis 9.850
1. Toni-Ann Williams, California 9.875
1. Taylor Rice, Stanford 39.350
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