Minotti Named Xbox Live WAC Gymnast of the Week

DENVER San Jose State’s Michelle Minotti has been named the Xbox Live Western Athletic Conference Gymnast of the Week for the week of Jan. 30. This is the Spartans’ first WAC Gymnast of the Week honor.

Minotti, a sophomore from Rohnert, Calif., won the all-around with a score of 38.875 against WAC foe Cal State Fullerton. Minotti tied for first on the bars with a career-best 9.800. She was also first on floor with a season-high 9.775. Minotti tied for third on vault with a 9.675 and scored a season-high 9.625 on beam. She helped lead the Spartans to a 193.125-191.875 win over the Titans. San Jose State’s score of 193.125 was one of the top-35 in school history.

San Jose State returns home this week with a tri-meet on Friday, February 3, against Seattle Pacific and Illinois-Chicago. The meet begins at 7 p.m., in Spartan Gym.

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