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Alabama @ LSU Live Blog

More SEC fun coming your way with Alabama at LSU.

You know the drill! Refresh the page to stay alive... or something like that.

And of course I'm late getting over here, stupid computer wouldn't save... or maybe it was Blogger, bleh.

Yurchenko 1 1/2 for Myia Hambrick, step out. 9.8

Dickson UB -   bail,  great HS or she over arched it, ugh I'm off my game,  toe on, tkatchev, huge, 9.75

Sarah Edwards VT - y 1 1/2, solid.

Kiana Winston UB Alabama - toe on + shap nice,  pak, gorg,  bit short on that last HS, DLO, beautiful. 9.875

Lexie Priessman VT LSU - beautiful, clean Yfull

Mack Brannan UB Bama toe 1/2 + jaeger, nice,  toe on + bail,  DLO, piked a bit down and hopped.

1st rotation scores - everything's all tied up -
LSU vault - 49.150
Bama bars - 49.150



Second rotation - LSU is on bars and Alabama is on beam.

Maddie Desch VT Alabama - y full, small hop, good vault. 9.775

Sami Durante UB LSU -  blind change + jaeger, pak, beautiful, full in, small hop back, but she's just perfection on bars. 9.9

Abby Armbrecht VT Bama - landed a bit short on her 1 1/2, lands to the side, not a lot of height.

Myia Hambrick UB - ray,  giant full + bail, full in, stuck landing. Gorgeous. 9.925

Wynter Childers VT Bama - solid y full, nice landing. just a bit flat height wise

Ruby Harrold UB LSU -  zuchold, toe circle, toe on 1/2 + double front, small step.  9.9 - think that's a high for her

Shea Mahoney VT Bama - nice y full, good landing, nice form.

Kennedi Edney UB  LSU -  hindorff, lots of height, clear hip to bail,  nice last HS,  DLO, beautiful

Dickson VT bama - y full, pretty high, goes very far, pikes landing. 9.7

Priessman UB -  lots of height on her releases, very quick rhythm.  She went so fast and I wasn't paying attention and I almost missed her.

Nickie Guerrero VT Bama - Y 1 1/2, some soft knees, leg seps, step on landing 9.8

Sarah Finnegan UB LSU -  huge ray, perfect,  toe on + bail, nice HS,  beautiful final HS, DLO, beautiful height, way above the bar, stuck cold. 9.975, means 1 judge gave her 10... the PMAC roared so loudly I thought it was a 10.

Time for the third rotation -

Scores after 2 rotations
LSU 98.775, bars 49.625 - that's huge
Alabama 98.175, vault 49.025

Bama goes to floor next and LSU is on beam.

Side note, I just looked down and I realized I am still wearing my work badge. I was in a hurry when I got home to make sure my dogs pooped so they wouldn't interrupt me tonight. I meant to take it off and stash it in my purse during commercials, but I keep needing to get caught up on scores! LOL

Erin Macadeg leads off beam for LSU - full turn,  sw  + sw 1/2, perfect, front aerial,  BHS + LOSO, gainer full dismount, stuck. 9.825

Childers leads off floor for Bama -  full in, chest a bit down on landing though, 2 /1 twist,  tour jete full + spl 3/4,  FHS + rudi + back tuck, really flat, didn't have enough kinetic energy to get that. 9.625

Hambrick BB - L turn 1/1,  hitchkick + side aerial,  sw + straddle 1/4, BHS + LOSO, beautiful scale, round off + 2/1 dismount, beautiful. 9.875

Mahoney FX - clean double pike, switch side,  fhs + fro 1/1  + fro lay,  tour jete full + popa,  double back, good height. 9.825

Edney BB - tuck jump Mt,  front aerial + spl jump, bit under 180,  BHS + LOSO,  sw + straddle 1/4, again, the split positions,  front pike toss,  round off + 1 1/2, stuck. 9.875

Desch FX -  double arabian, lands a bit low, 1 1/2 + fro 1/2 + spl jusp 1 1/2, sw ring + tour jete,  double back, stuck cold. 9/7

Christina Desiderio BB LSU = fro aerial + sissone,  BHS + LOSO, slight lean to the side, just keeps on keeping on,  sw + sw 1/2 + beat jump, good leap positions, gainer full dismount. Solid routine. 9.875

Armbrecht FX -  double pike, solid,  sw side + popa,  1 1.2 to front lay, nice tight form,  Goes from Justin Timberlake to the Beatles. FHS + Rudi

Reagan Campbell BB LSU - press HS mount, falls on the front aerail, full turn, back tuck, back tuck, sw +sw 1/2,  round off + 2/1 twist, bit short, so she hops forward. 9.2

Guerrero FX - nice double pike,  sw side + popa, 1 1/2 + front full, fhs + rudi. 9.875

Finnegan BB - wolf full,  BHS + LOSO, small balance check,  sw + sw 1/2, side somi, another big break, chest not quite square with her hips, side aerial + 1/1 dismount. 9.75

Kiana Winston BB -  double pike, beautiful,  front lay + fro 1/1, sw ring + sw 1/2, beautiful split positions,  double back, chest a tiny bit down, but it's all good. 9.925

Scores after 3 rotations -
LSU 147.975, beam 49.2
Alabama 147.375, floor 49.2

Final rotation - LSU is on floor, Bama finishes on beam.

Peyton Ernst BB Alabama - cat leap + full turn,  BHS + LOSO, sw + sheep jump,  front aerial, solid,  round off + 2/1 twist, solid lead off.9.875

Ashlyn Kirby FX LSU -  FHS + fro lay + rudi, double back, open, sw side + popa,  FHS + fro lay + fro 1/1 9.85

Maddie Desch BB - fro aerial + beat jump,  BHS + LOSO,  full turn,  sw + spl,  BHS + BHS + 1 1/2 dismount. few long pauses before her series and before her dismount

Ruby Harrold FX -  FHS + fro 2/1, over rotated,  double back, chest down on landing, sw ring + sw 1/2,  I see that sly wedgie pick! 1 1/2 + front tuck, didn't have enough in the tank to get that around 8.925

Armbrecht BB - fro aerial + beat jump, took a bit of a pause on that connection, nice scale,  BHS + LOSO, small balance check,  spl + sheep jump,  round off + 1 1/2, small step 9.825

Sarah Edwards FX -  fro hs + fro 2/1, Love the West Side Story theme, huge double tuck, that was  in the ceiling, sw side  + popa, 1 1/2 + front lay. Strong routine. 9.875

Alonza Klopfer, wolf full, bit of a balance check, cat leaP + side aerial, BHS + LOSO, nice and floaty,  sheep jump, big step out, side aerial + 1/1 dismount.' 9.7

Finnegan FX -  1 1/2 step out + 2 1/2, beautiful,  beautiful double back, toes pointed in the air,  sw ring + tour jete 1/2,  double back pike, perfect. That was so beautiful, it's like a religious experience.9.925

Winston BB - straddle 3/4, front aerial, balance check, breaks connection to bhs + back pike, another balance check,  round off + double back, small slide, beautiful,  9.875

Hambrick FX  -  beautiful stuck DLO, she is the queen, 2 1/2, super high + front tuck, she sat in the air for awhile during that twist,  tour jete full + wolf 1/2,  double pike.  The PMAC loves it. She is their new queen. Timer for a coronation 9.95

Guerrero BB  - bhs = loso + loso,sw + sw side, side aerial,  round off + 1 1/2, stuck.9.95

Julianna Cannemela FX -  double pike,  1 1/2 + front full, sw side + popa,  clean double back, chest a bit down on landing.  That'll cinch the meet for LSU. 9.875

HA. Love the dudes with 10.0 on their chests. Julianna got the win for LSU and DD Breaux is soliciting cheers from the crowd. It was DD's birthday and her gymnasts gave her a win for her BDAY.

Final Scores -
LSU 197.450, 49.475 floor
Alabama 196.725, 39.350, beam

That's all for me tonight! Join me tomorrow at 12 pm MST for a Michigan centric live blog with Western Michigan at Central Michigan!

Bye for now.

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