San Jose, Calif.— The San José State women’s gymnastics team saved the best for the final home meet of the 2018 season, scoring a season-best 195.050 to win a quad meet Sunday afternoon at The Event Center over Central Michigan (194.625), Air Force (194.500) and Seattle Pacific (193.225).
Spartan Taylor Chan won two individual titles with a career-best 9.875 on vault and a season-best 9.900 on floor.
San José State started the meet on vault with a season-best 49.075, tying for the third-best vault score in school history. Chan led the team with a 9.875, followed by Kaprece Nadonza with a career-high 9.850, Ellie Pascoe-Long at 9.825, Kaitlin Won at 9.775, Josalyn Ray at 9.750 and Chelsey Andrada at 9.675.
Moving to bars, the Spartans rebounded from last week’s meet with a 48.575. Pascoe-Long led the team with a career-best 9.800, followed by Nadonza at 9.775, Won at 9.725, Madilyn Probst at 9.675, Chan at 9.600 and Stephanie Relova at 9.000.
The beam team had to count a fall in the team’s 48.250. Andrada and Relova each scored a 9.825, Won at 9.700, Michelle Shalit at 9.600, Chan at 9.300 and Ray at 9.025.
In the final rotation, the floor team scored a season-best 49.150, tying for the ninth-best floor score in school history. Chan recorded her 9.900 on floor this season. Pascoe-Long scored 9.875, followed by Won and Andrada at 9.800, Ray at 9.775 and Kendal Watts at 9.750.
In her final home meet as a Spartan, Won scored a 39.000 in the all-around to finish second. Chan added a 38.675 in the all-around to place third.
The Spartans next compete in Arizona on Friday, March 9, with a quad meet with the Wildcats, Air Force and North Carolina. The meet begins at 6:30 p.m. MT.
San José State Quad Meet
The Event Center
Final Team Standings
1. San José State 195.050
2. Central Michigan 194.625
3. Air Force 194.500
4. Seattle Pacific 193.225
1. Taylor Chan, San José State 9.875
1. Anne Salmone, Air Force 9.900
1. Katy Clements, Central Michigan 9.900
1. Taylor Chan, San José State 9.900
1. Gianna Plaksa, Central Michigan 39.050
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