Porte Named WAC Gymnast of the Week

Denver—San Jose State women’s gymnast Veronica Porte has been named the Western Athletic Conference Gymnast of the Week. This is the first honor for Porte this season.

Porte, a sophomore from Martinez, Calif. (Alhambra), won the all-around at Seattle Pacific with a 38.900. She won the vault and tied her career-best with a 9.750 which is also her highest vault score of the season. Porte was the top Spartan on the floor with a 9.850. The sophomore helped lead San Jose State to a 193.625-190.275 win over Seattle Pacific, leading the Spartans to its season-best 193.625 team score which also tied for the
20th-best team score in school history. Porte was also part of the vault team that scored a season-best 48.525.

San Jose State returns home this Friday, February 23, for a meet with Sacramento State and UC Davis. Competition begins at 7 p.m., in Spartan Gym.

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