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Maryland & Eastern Michigan @ Michigan Live Blog

Last night, it was all about the Broncos when they won Super Bowl 50. Tonight, it's all about gymnastics, starting with the Wolverines.

Join me as I live blog this tri-meet against Maryland and Eastern Michigan. Refresh the page every so often to keep up with all the action from Ann Arbor.


Rotation one, Michigan will be on vault, Maryland will be on bars, Eastern Michigan will be on beam.

Line-ups rotation 1:
Michigan:
McLean
Brown
Artz
Chiarelli
Sheppard
Karas

Maryland:
Faller
Robinson
McClelland
Epperson
Nee
Tang

Eastern Michigan:
Ebeyer
Hultgren
Valentin
Gervais
Rubin
Conrad

Emma McLean VT Mich - FTY clean. 9.85

Kimberly Ebeyer BB  Eastern Mich- round off + 2/1 dismount

Alex Robinson UB MD -  giant 1/2 + gienger, bail,  giant 1/1 + double back. Small leg seps on that full. 9.025

Briana Brown Mich VT -  FTY - knees bent in the air, good landing 9.775

Hultgren BB Eastern Mich -  Fro aerial,  BHS +LOSO, 1/1 turn, spl +sheep

Nicole Artz Mich VT -Huge FTY - small steps back 9.8

McClelland UB MD - DLO dism

Kendall Valentin Eastern Mich BB - BHS+ BHS+LOSO ceat leap + sw 1/2,  1/1 turn,  gainer 1/1 dismount. stuck 9.8

Talia Chiarelli MICH VT - Y 1 &1/2, huge air, small hop on landing. 9.825

Austin Sheppard VT Mich - FTY lots of power, good landing. 9.875

Olivia Karas VT Mich -  Y 1 & 1/2, good height and power, looked like it was stuck. 9.95

Natalie Gervais BB Eastern MIch - Aerial, 1/1 turn sw + spl cat leap 9.850

Rubin BB E Mich -  BHS +BHS + LOSO,  1/1 turn,  spl + sheep jump,  fro walkover + gainer 1/1 dismount. 9.825

Katie Conrad Eastern Mich BB - BHS+ LOSO , small balance check spl + sheep,  1/1 turn + spl leao,  aerial cartwheel + 1/1 twist 9.850

Michigan vault: 49.300
Eastern Michigan beam: 49
Maryland bars: 48.175

Second Rotation Michigan goes to bars, Maryland will go to vault, Eastern Michigan will be on floor.

Line Ups:
Michigan:
Christopherson
Williams
Sheppard
Artz
Karas
Brown

Maryland:
Faller
McClelland
Trotter
Tang
Nee
Eppeson

Eastern Michigan:
Marino
Valentin
Conrad
McEachern
Ebeyer
Slocum

Nichelle Christopherson UB Mich -  Ray,  bail,  giant 1/1 + double back, stuck, very clean. 9.9

Faller BB MD - BHS + LOSO, fro toss - beat jump, sw + tuck 1/1 jump 9.75

Lindsay Williams UB MICH - Giant 1/2 + jaeger,  bail, DLO - very straight body line, stuck 9.925

Austin Sheppard Mich UB -  jump hecht, Giant 1/1 + tkatchev + straddle back, DLO, piked on second flip, small step FWD. 9.85

Megan Mclelland BB MD - straddle 3/4 + 1/1 turn,  BHS + LOSO, aerial cartwheel big wobble

Nicole Artz UB Mich -  giant 1/2 + piked jaeger + bail,  DLO, stuck, some leg separations.9.875

Olivia Karas UB Mich -  Maloney + pak, falls, repeats, legs bent ,  DLO stuck.9.15

Brianna Brown Mich UB - ray, pak, DLO very nice, small hop maybe. 9.775


Kathy Tang MD BB - gainer 1/1 dismount, stuck. 9.525

Katie COnrad FX Eastern Mich - FHS + rudi, step back , sw 1/2 + tour jete,  FHS + fro lay + fro 1/1,  wolf 1/1,  1 1/2 + fro pike. 9.75

Evelyn Nee MD BB -  sw + spl, bhs + back pike, 1/1 turn, beat + gainer loso,  round off + 2/1 twist, small step back. 9.8


Sidney McEachern East Mich FX -  double pike,  1/1 turn, sw 1/4 + sw 1/2 + wolf 1/1,  fro 1/1 + fro pike,  double back, a little cowboyed.

Epperson BB MD - sw + spl,  round off + gainer 1/1 dismount. 9.475

Kimberly Ebeyer EMU FX -  FHS + fro 2/1,  whip + 2/1 twist,  sw 1/1 + wolf 1/1,  FHS + rudi 9.775

Rachel Slocum FX EMU - double pike, fro 1/1 + fro pike,  tour jete 1/2 + wolf 1/1,  spl 3/4 ,  FHS + rudi 9.8

After 2 rotations:
Michigan 98.65, bars total 49.350
EMU 97.75, floor total 48.725
Maryland 96.5, beam total 48.325

Third rotation - Michigan will go to beam, Eastern Michigan will go to vault, and Maryland will go to floor.

Line-ups:
Michigan:
Karas
Brown
Marinez
Williams
Artz
Chiarelli

Maryland:
Slobodin
McClelland
Brouckmuller
Epperson
Roberts
Tang

Eastern Michigan:
Ebeyer
Schwartz
McEachern
Conrad
Slocum
Valentin

Olivia Karas BB Mich -  front tuck, small step, cat leap + sw 1/2 , beat jump, BHS + LOSO slightly off center, 1/1 turn, gainer pike dismount. 9.875

Leah Slobodin  MD FX -   sissone jump. 9.75

Sidney McEachern VT EMU - FTY - hop

Brianna Brown BB Mich -  fro aerial + beat jump,  BHS + LOSO,  sw + spl,  cat leap + side somi,  1/1 turn,  round off + 2/1 twist 9.9

McClelland MD -  1 1/2 + fro 1/1 ending pass. 9.725

Lauren Marinez BB Mich - jump to spl mount,  fro aerial + BHS + spl jump, 1/1 turn,  cat + aerial cartwheel,  beat + double stag, round off + 2/1 twist - awfully close to the beam.

Brouckmueller FX MD -  tour jete 1/2 + wolf 1/1,  1 1/2 + fro lay.

Lindsay Williams BB Mich beat + double stag, big break,  ceat leaP + aeroal 1/1 turn,  spl 1/1, BHS +LOSO,  round off + 1 & 1/2 step fwd 9.75

Abby Epperson MD FX -  1 1/2 + fro lay,  sw ring + wolf hop 1/1,  9.7

Nicole Artz BB Mich -  pike + straddle 3/4,  fr aerial (balance check),  1/1 turn,  fro toss + bhs,  beat jump,  punch rudi dismount 9.925

Macy ROberts MD FX -  fro lay + rudi,  seat drop,  tour jete + wolf 1/1, 9.725

Talia Chiarelli Mich BB -  BHS + LOSO - solid,  beat + straddle 3/4,  cat + aerial cartwheel,  1/1 turn,  round off + double back, stuck! 9.95

Kathy tang MD FX -  2/1 twist _ loso,  FHS + fro lay + rudi, sw 1/2 + wolf 1/1, dbl pike, 9.825


Totals after 3 rotations:
Michigan, 148.1, beam total 49.450
Eastern Michigan, 146.875, vault total 49.025
Maryland 145.275, floor total 48.775

Onto the final rotation!
 Maryland will go to vault, Michigan will go to floor, and Eastern Michigan will go to bars.

Line-ups:
Michigan
Williams
Brown
McLean
Chiarelli
Karas
Artz

Maryland:
Fuller
Brouckmuller
Trotter
Roberts
Tang
Nee

Eastern Michigan:
McEachern
Gendron
Rubin
Gervais
Valentin
Conrad

Lindsay Williams FX Michigan -  double pike,   tour jete + sw 1/1,  1 1/2 + fro lay,  double back. 9.8

Lacy Gendron UB EMU -   KCHS giant 1/2 + jaeger 9.75

Brianna Brown Mich FX -  double pike,  1 1/2 + fro lay,  tour jete 1/1 + sw 1/1,  double back. 9.85

Emma McLean FX Mich -  double pike,  fro lay + fro 1/1,  1/1 turn,  sw 1/4 + popa,  double back. 9.8

Catie Conrad EMU UB - DLO dismount, small leg seps. 9.8

Talia Chiarelli FX Mich - full in,  1 1/2 + fro lay, leg seps,  sw 1/4 + popa,  double pike, 1.1 turn.9.85

Olivia Karas FX Mich  - double arabian,  sw + wolf 1/1  f lay , aerial cartwheel.  double pike.  9.9

Nicole Artz Mich FX -  pike full in,  sw 1/2 + sw 1/1,  FHS + fro lay + fro 1/1,   double pike 9.925

Final scores:
Michigan: 197.425, floor total 49.325,
Eastern Michigan: 195.975, bars total 49.1
Maryland: 194/075, vault total 48.8

That concludes this live blogging event. Join me at 8 p.m. MST for more live blogging!


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