Howard Leads Women's Gymnastics at UC Davis Quadrangular

Davis, Calif.Shanice Howard recorded the top performances for the San Jose State women’s gymnastics team Sunday night at the UC Davis quadrangular where the Spartans finished with a 193.900.  Stanford won the meet with a 197.000.

Howard finished fifth on the vault with a career-best 9.850.  She, along with teammate Emily Stebbins, scored a 9.850 on floor to finish tied for sixth place.

San Jose State started the meet on bars and scored a 48.800.  Alise Blackwell led team with a 9.800.  Michelle Minotti and Renae Moneymaker each had a 9.775, while Jessica Khoshnood and Katie Merritt scored a 9.725.  Veronica Porte added a 9.650.

The Spartans had to count two falls on beam Sunday night.  Leah Bigelow led the team with a 9.775, followed by Stebbins with a 9.725.  Blackwell received a 9.675.  Porte fell and had a 9.l50, while Kelli Fournier suffered a fall for an 8.975.  Minotti rounded out the scoring with an 8.475.

San Jose State recorded its best team score of the night on floor with a 49.000.  After Howard and Stebbins’ 9.850 scores, Minotti had a 9.800.  Gabrielle Targosz and Casey Jay each scored a 9.750.  Lily Swann added a season-best 9.625.

In the final rotation, the Spartans had a 48.800 on vault.  Howard’s 9.850 led the team, followed by Shina Cardeno with a 9.775.  Porte and Minotti had a 9.750 each.  Raylyn Cardeno scored a 9.675, while Moneymaker had a 9.650.

“We had another good score for us,” said San Jose State head coach Wayne Wright.  “We still have work to do on our beam routines as we head into Saturday’s competition.  I am very pleased with the team and the progression we are making.”

The Spartans next compete at the Western Athletic Conference championships this Saturday.  The meet will be held at Boise State and begins at 6 p.m. MDT.


Team Standings Top
Place  Team Score 
1  Stanford 197.000 
2  Sacramento State 194.600 
3  UC Davis 194.275 
4  San Jose State 193.900 

 


UC Davis
Head Coach:  John Lavallee Top
 Gymnast Vault  Bars  Beam  Floor  AllArr 
 Michelle Bobonski 9.800  9.750  9.225     
 Lida Gehlen   9.850    9.400   
 Tanya Ho   9.800    9.800   
 Michelle Hurlock     9.850     
 Michelle Kulovitz 9.775  9.525  9.675  9.850  38.825 
 Ashley Lachman 9.450      9.675   
 Kendall McCann   9.725  9.425     
 Marcy Miller 9.725         
 Stacey Nicolini 9.725  9.700  9.550  9.650  38.625 
 Adee Schoffman 9.650      9.650   
 Christine Tao     9.650     
 Team Totals 48.675  48.825  48.150  48.625  194.275 

 


Sacramento State
Head Coach:  Kim Hughes Top
 Gymnast Vault  Bars  Beam  Floor  AllArr 
 Amber Basgall   9.825    9.700   
 Amanda Bieber 9.575      9.100   
 Marina Borisova 9.750  9.775  9.850  9.900  39.275 
 Alycia Chan 9.875    9.775  8.850   
 Lauren Dyson   9.725       
 Melissa Genovese 9.625  9.800  9.350  9.800  38.575 
 Elizabeth Norvell     9.700     
 Eryn Stubblefield 9.675  9.700  9.775  9.800  38.950 
 Traci Takeda 9.550    9.725     
 Alexis Tsurumoto   9.850       
 Team Totals 48.500  48.975  48.825  48.300  194.600 

 


San Jose State
Head Coach:  Wayne Wright Top
 Gymnast Vault  Bars  Beam  Floor  AllArr 
 Leah Bigelow     9.775     
 Alise Blackwell   9.800  9.675     
 Raylyn Cardeno 9.675         
 Shina Cardeno 9.775         
 Kelli Fournier     8.975     
 Shanice Howard 9.850      9.850   
 Casey Jay       9.750   
 Jessica Khoshnood   9.725       
 Katie Merritt   9.725       
 Michelle Minotti 9.750  9.775  8.475  9.800  37.800 
 Renae Moneymaker 9.650  9.775       
 Veronica Porte 9.750  9.650  9.150     
 Emily Stebbins     9.725  9.850   
 Lily Swann       9.625   
 Gabrielle Targosz       9.750   
 Team Totals 48.800  48.800  47.300  49.000  193.900 

 


Stanford
Head Coach:  Kristen Smith Top
 Gymnast Vault  Bars  Beam  Floor  AllArr 
 Shelley Alexander 9.825         
 Lauren Elmore     9.825     
 Kelly Fee   9.850  9.850  9.800   
 Allyse Ishino   9.875  9.725     
 Carly Janiga 9.650  9.850  9.825  9.875  39.200 
 Nicole Ourada 9.875  9.875    9.875   
 Alex Pintchouk   9.725    9.775   
 Aimee Precourt     9.675     
 Blair Ryland 9.775         
 Liz Tricase 9.950         
 Tenaya West       9.900   
 Tabitha Yim 9.925  9.825  9.825  9.875  39.450 
 Team Totals 49.350  49.275  49.050  49.325  197.000 

 


Vault Results Top
Place  Gymnast  Team Score 
1  Liz Tricase  Stanford 9.950 
2  Tabitha Yim  Stanford 9.925 
3  Alycia Chan  Sacramento State 9.875 
3  Nicole Ourada  Stanford 9.875 
5  Shanice Howard  San Jose State 9.850 
6  Shelley Alexander  Stanford 9.825 
7  Michelle Bobonski  UC Davis 9.800 
8  Michelle Kulovitz  UC Davis 9.775 
8  Shina Cardeno  San Jose State 9.775 
8  Blair Ryland  Stanford 9.775 
11  Marina Borisova  Sacramento State 9.750 
11  Veronica Porte  San Jose State 9.750 
11  Michelle Minotti  San Jose State 9.750 
14  Marcy Miller  UC Davis 9.725 
14  Stacey Nicolini  UC Davis 9.725 
16  Eryn Stubblefield  Sacramento State 9.675 
16  Raylyn Cardeno  San Jose State 9.675 
18  Adee Schoffman  UC Davis 9.650 
18  Renae Moneymaker  San Jose State 9.650 
18  Carly Janiga  Stanford 9.650 
21  Melissa Genovese  Sacramento State 9.625 
22  Amanda Bieber  Sacramento State 9.575 
23  Traci Takeda  Sacramento State 9.550 
24  Ashley Lachman  UC Davis 9.450 

 


Uneven Parallel Bars Results Top
Place  Gymnast  Team Score 
1  Nicole Ourada  Stanford 9.875 
1  Allyse Ishino  Stanford 9.875 
3  Lida Gehlen  UC Davis 9.850 
3  Alexis Tsurumoto  Sacramento State 9.850 
3  Kelly Fee  Stanford 9.850 
3  Carly Janiga  Stanford 9.850 
7  Amber Basgall  Sacramento State 9.825 
7  Tabitha Yim  Stanford 9.825 
9  Tanya Ho  UC Davis 9.800 
9  Melissa Genovese  Sacramento State 9.800 
9  Alise Blackwell  San Jose State 9.800 
12  Marina Borisova  Sacramento State 9.775 
12  Michelle Minotti  San Jose State 9.775 
12  Renae Moneymaker  San Jose State 9.775 
15  Michelle Bobonski  UC Davis 9.750 
16  Kendall McCann  UC Davis 9.725 
16  Lauren Dyson  Sacramento State 9.725 
16  Jessica Khoshnood  San Jose State 9.725 
16  Katie Merritt  San Jose State 9.725 
16  Alex Pintchouk  Stanford 9.725 
21  Stacey Nicolini  UC Davis 9.700 
21  Eryn Stubblefield  Sacramento State 9.700 
23  Veronica Porte  San Jose State 9.650 
24  Michelle Kulovitz  UC Davis 9.525 

 


Balance Beam Results Top
Place  Gymnast  Team Score 
1  Michelle Hurlock  UC Davis 9.850 
1  Marina Borisova  Sacramento State 9.850 
1  Kelly Fee  Stanford 9.850 
4  Lauren Elmore  Stanford 9.825 
4  Tabitha Yim  Stanford 9.825 
4  Carly Janiga  Stanford 9.825 
7  Alycia Chan  Sacramento State 9.775 
7  Eryn Stubblefield  Sacramento State 9.775 
7  Leah Bigelow  San Jose State 9.775 
10  Traci Takeda  Sacramento State 9.725 
10  Emily Stebbins  San Jose State 9.725 
10  Allyse Ishino  Stanford 9.725 
13  Elizabeth Norvell  Sacramento State 9.700 
14  Michelle Kulovitz  UC Davis 9.675 
14  Alise Blackwell  San Jose State 9.675 
14  Aimee Precourt  Stanford 9.675 
17  Christine Tao  UC Davis 9.650 
18  Stacey Nicolini  UC Davis 9.550 
19  Kendall McCann  UC Davis 9.425 
20  Melissa Genovese  Sacramento State 9.350 
21  Michelle Bobonski  UC Davis 9.225 
22  Veronica Porte  San Jose State 9.150 
23  Kelli Fournier  San Jose State 8.975 
24  Michelle Minotti  San Jose State 8.475 


Floor Exercise Results Top
Place  Gymnast  Team Score 
1  Marina Borisova  Sacramento State 9.900 
1  Tenaya West  Stanford 9.900 
3  Nicole Ourada  Stanford 9.875 
3  Tabitha Yim  Stanford 9.875 
3  Carly Janiga  Stanford 9.875 
6  Michelle Kulovitz  UC Davis 9.850 
6  Emily Stebbins  San Jose State 9.850 
6  Shanice Howard  San Jose State 9.850 
9  Tanya Ho  UC Davis 9.800 
9  Eryn Stubblefield  Sacramento State 9.800 
9  Melissa Genovese  Sacramento State 9.800 
9  Michelle Minotti  San Jose State 9.800 
9  Kelly Fee  Stanford 9.800 
14  Alex Pintchouk  Stanford 9.775 
15  Gabrielle Targosz  San Jose State 9.750 
15  Casey Jay  San Jose State 9.750 
17  Amber Basgall  Sacramento State 9.700 
18  Ashley Lachman  UC Davis 9.675 
19  Stacey Nicolini  UC Davis 9.650 
19  Adee Schoffman  UC Davis 9.650 
21  Lily Swann  San Jose State 9.625 
22  Lida Gehlen  UC Davis 9.400 
23  Amanda Bieber  Sacramento State 9.100 
24  Alycia Chan  Sacramento State 8.850 

All Around Results  
Place  Gymnast  Team Score 
1  Tabitha Yim  Stanford 39.450 
2  Marina Borisova  Sacramento State 39.275 
3  Carly Janiga  Stanford 39.200 
4  Eryn Stubblefield  Sacramento State 38.950 
5  Michelle Kulovitz  UC Davis 38.825 
6  Stacey Nicolini  UC Davis 38.625 
7  Melissa Genovese  Sacramento State 38.575 
8  Michelle Minotti  San Jose State 37.800