Wallace Named WAC Specialist Of The Week

DENVER-San Jose State's Thomasina Wallace has been named the Verizon Western Athletic Conference Specialist of the Week for the week of Jan. 17-23.

Wallace, a junior from Pomona, Calif. (Charter Oak Gliders) won on floor in the Spartans' home tri-meet against Utah State and Wisconsin Eau Claire with a career-high 9.925. The mark is the first time a Spartan gymnast has recorded a 9.925 or higher on floor since 2004. Wallace also won the all-around with a 39.075 and won or tied for first on the vault with a 9.800 and the beam with a 9.750.

San Jose State continues at home this week with a meet against Sacramento State this Friday night at 7 p.m., inside Spartan Gym, located on the corner of Fourth and San Carlos Streets.

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