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Regionals day!

It's time to see who will go to St. Louis in a couple weeks.

Follow along, refresh, you know the drill.

Starting with the Raleigh regional featuring LSU, Nebraska, Oregon State, George Washington, NC State and Maryland.



Starting with LSU on floor -

Ashlyn Kirby FX LSU - good first pass, I missed it, but it was good out of the corner of my eye,  clean double tuck, fhs + front lay + front full, bit short but saves it. 9775

Drew Grantham UB NC State -  tkatchev, bit flat, feet flexed, good hs on bail, toe shoot,  great DLO, just a small hop on landing.

Abbie Epperson, Nebraska is on beam  -  sw + spl, good.

Christina Desiderio FX - DLO,  1 1/2 + dbl tuck, leg seps on  the DLO, sw + sw ring, good flexibility and ring position,  dbl pike, lands a bit low. 9.8

Megan Schweihofer BB Nebraska - small wobble after a dance skill,  sw + sw 1/2, full turn, solid,  round off + 2/1 twist

Lexie Priessman FX LSU -  1 1/2 + front tuck, good leap series, I missed it, chest down on the dbl pike,

Taylor Houchin BB NEb - bhs + LOSO, solid,  sw + spl. cat leap + side aerial, round off + double full,

Big FTY from Maddie Nettles of UNC.

Lauren Kent NC State UB - DLO dismount.

Kennedy Edney LSU FX - big dbl arabian, front full + front lay,  sw + tour jete full, dbl tuck, again bit short in the landing.

Chelsea Knight UB NC State - clear hip to bail, beautiful HS, huge tkatchev,  DLO, small hop.

Danielle Breen NB BB - round off 1 1/2 dismount.

Sarah Finnegan LSU - 1 1/2 + 2 1/2, big step but stays in,  dbl tuck, sw ring + sw 1/2, beautiful toes and extension, clean dbl pike to end. 9.95

Tyra McKellar of Towson had a huge pike jeager on bars

Grace Williams BB Neb -  side aerial + back full dismount, solid.

Myia Hambrick LSU FX -  DLO, pikes 2nd flip but sticks,  1 1/2 + front tuck, nice lift,  tour jete full + wolf jump full,  dbl pike, landed slightly knocked kneed 9.9

Morgan Lane FX UNC - clean dbl pike,   1 1/2 + front lay + LOSO,  sw side + popa,  dbl tuck

Scores
Nebraska BB 49.375
LSU FX 49.350
NC State 48.925
Maryland VT 48.900

Per Spencer at the Balance Beam Situation's handy dandy tool, here is the rotations

Finnegan VT LSU - beautiful FTY, good form, but step on landing. 9.85

Mary Jacobsen FX OSU - 1 1/2 + front lay, little bit short but is ok, tour jete to another leap, I feel like crap, 9.825

Sarah Edwards sat her 1 12 down for LSU on vault.

Hannah Cohen GW UB -   g full + tkatchev, nice, legs sloppy on shoot over,  DLO, pikes a bit, small hop.

Grantham BB NC State - bhs + loso, full turn, lovely, side aerial, small balance check,  cat leap + sw s/de.  round off + 1 1/2, small hop.

Sabrina Gill FX OSU - 1 12 + front lay,  dlb tuck, big bounce out.

Full from Julianna Cannamela on vault. 9.9

Solid bars routine from Jillian WInstanley

Kasey Nelson  BB - fro aerial + bhs, sw + side leap, front toss, solid so far,  side aerial + back full, stuck.

Edney VT LSU -  stuck her y 1 1/2, solid, could have pulled her feet in

Destinee Davis FX = front lay + front full, slightly short.

Don't' know who is on beam for NC State, but impressed with their extension and toes, small wobbles here and there though.

McKenna Singley FX OSU -  bit short on her dbl tuck. punch rudi.

Cami Drouin Allaire Stuck her bars dismount for GW.

Anna Warhol GW UB -  gienger, bail, good,  full twisting DLO stuck

Nicole Wild NC State BB - full turn,  round off + LOSO,  cat leap + sw 1/2 + beat jump, nice, side aerial, nice extension round off + 1 1/2, small foot adjustment.

Isis Lowery FX OSU = front full + front lay

Taylor White W& M UB - giant full + dbl tuck, stuck.

Chelsea Knight BB NC State -  BHS + LOSO, beautiful, slight lean but covers,  sw + straddle 1/4, beautiful split positions,  beautiful full turn in attitude,  cat leap + side aerial, small balance check,  cartwheel + gainer full, stuck. 9.75

Kaitlyn  Yanish FX OSU - Big dbl tuck, 9.9

Khazia Hislop BB UNC - back tuck,  beat jump + sissone, nice,  sw + spl, beautiful extension,  full turn,  falls on front tuck, missed it.

Scores
LSU 98.8
NC State 97.725
Oregon State 49.225
George Washington  48.625

Going to switch to the Minneapolis and Tuscaloosa regionals next. (Still waiting)

Cami Drouin Allaire GW BB - bhs + loso, solid,  full turn, sw + spl, stuck her landing I think....

Abbie Epperson FX NEB - finishes with a rudi.

Singley stuck her FTY for Oregon State

Sarah Mermelstein BB GW - bhs + loso, beat + dbl stage ring,  sw + straddle 1/4,  maybe a bit under 180? round off + 1 1/2 dismount.

Kynsee Roby FX NEB - good extension on leaps, dbl back, chest a bit down on landing.

Minneapolis regional is FINALLY starting UGH.

Mary Jacobsen VT OSU -  Kaz full, piked a bit, hop on landing.

Tuscaloosa and Minneapolis regionals will begin some time.


Nice gainer LOSO from Liz Pfeiler for GW on beam.

I swear, all the girls from Nebraska look exactly alike, they're all blond and all have varying degrees of tan.

Iowa State on bars, DLO, stuck.

FTY for Iowa on vault, I don't know whom.

Bre Showers FX OU -  clean dbl pike,  front full + front lay, good, 9.85

Paige Zaziski BB Mich - cat leap + sw side, BHS + LOSO, balance check,

PLEASE PUT A GOD DAMNED NAME CARD UNDER THE GYMNAST COMPETING, for FUCKS SAKE! UGH

Briana Brown Mich  - BHS = LOSO, solid,

Evy Schoepfer OU FX -  went OOB on DBL pike,

Hailey Poland BB KY -  BHS + BHS + LOSO, solid, full turn,  front aerial sw + dbl stag ring jump,  gainer pike, small hop.

Brenna Dowell FX OU -  1 1/2 + front lay solid,  tour jete full + popa,  front lay + front full.

Mollie Korth BB KY -  1 arm BHS + LOSO, solid,  sw + back tuck, small balance check, round off + 2 1 dismount

Hop on her dismount on bars from Rae Balthazor of illinois.

Aj Jackson FX OU - full in,  front full + rudi,  sw side + rudi,  whip 1/2 + front full.

Kiana Winston FX ALA - beautiful dbl pike,  sw ring + sw 1/2, beautiful,  front lay + front full, beautiful.

Sidney Dukes BB KY - fr aerial + beat jump, sw + straddle 1/4, round off + 1 12, stuck.

Anastasia Webb FX OU -  fhs + front dbl full,  1 1/2 + front lay, beautiful,  tour jete 1/2, + spl 1/1,  fhs + rudi

Victoria Erickson Eau Claire BB - nice leap series, bhs + side aerial, tour jete 1/2,  beat jump,  front tuck full.

Maggie Nichols OU FX - sw ring + tour jete 1/2,  clean dbl pike.

Lisa O'Donnell UW Whitewater FX -  front hS + front dbl ful, sw side + popa, nice extension,  nice open dbl tuck,  fhs + rudi.

Scores
Oklahoma floor 49.600
Kentucky beam 49.025
Iowa vault 48.925
Iowa State bars 48.850

Schoepfer VT FTY OU - small hop.

Jordyn Pederson UGA FX -  sw 1/2, solid, dive roll, sat down a 1 1/2

Mia Sundstrom FX - beautiful leaps, tuck full jump, 9.85

Dowell VT OU -  y 1 1/2, small hop on landing.

Nickie Guerrero ALA VT -  y 1 1/2, stuck cold.

Claire Kern FX DU -  dbl back, big step,  front lay + front full, solid.

FTY from Kylie Dickson of bama - solid vault.

Webb OU VT - Omelianchik vault,  hop on landing, but good amplitude and  height and form.

Vivi Babalis FX UGA -

Nichols VT OU -  y 1 1/2, small hop on landing.

Kaitlyn Schou FX DU - stumble on front dbl full, stays up and in bounds,  1 1/2 + front lay, beautiful, sw  + sw side,  beautiful flexibility,  rudi + spl jump, really big, almost out of bounds

Lexy Ramler UB Minn -  shap + pak, gorgeous,  shap 1/2, perfection, toe on + full in, lands a bit close and small hop.

Maddie Karr FX DU -  1 1/2 + front full, solid,  tour jete full + wolf full,  FHS + rudi, beautiful.

Ivy Lu UB Minn- DLO dismount, small hop forward.

Nikole Addison FX DU -  huge DLO, perfect landing,  1 1/2 + front lay, small step,  sw side + popa,  clean dbl pike, solid landing.

O'Donnell VT - short on her FTY, chest down on landing.

Lynzee Brown DU FX - huge clean DLO, 1 1/2 + front lay + sissone,  great splits sw ring + sw 1/2, that GAGE flexibility, YAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAYAY!!!! 9.95

Baby  might make me puke every morning and make me so tired I can't stay awake half the time, but dammit, baby can't take away my excitement for LYNZEEEEEE!!!

Sabrina Vega FX UGA -  clean dbl pike,  sw  ring, 1 1/2 front lay

Brooke Terry UW Stout FX -  wolf full + popa,  clean dbl tuck,  sw + wolf hop full, great flexility and extension, 1 1 /2 + front tuck.

Lexi Graber with a beautiful stuck yurchenko 1  1/2 for Bama on vault.

Scores
Oklahoma 99.00
Iowa State 97.450
Denver floor 49.350
Kentucky beam 49.025
Iowa 48.925
Minnesota bars 48.825

Bringing in the SLC regional too.

Lexy Montgomery BB MINN- BHS + LOSO, full turn,  beautiful,  straddle 3/4 + beat jump, front tuck,  round off + 1 1/2, could have held the stick longer.

Poland KY FX - good finish.

Diana Chesnok VT DU - nice FTY, good distance and height.

Ella Warren FX KY  -  front hs + front  1/2 + loso, solid,  sits down her front tuck in her combo pass. '

 Mia Sundstrom stuck her FTY on vault for Denver.

Schou VT DU - another stuck FTY, YAAAASSSS!!!!!

Addison VT DU - FTY, small hop.

Brown DU VT - y 1 1/2, good height and distance, hop on landing.

Chelsea Shu on beam for cal - full turn,  side aerial, misses her foot but lands back full, but short.

Karr VT DU - y 1 1/2, small hop

Terry VT y lay

Ciara Gardner Minn BB - gainer full dismount, stuck.

Alex Hyland FX KY -  dbl pike,  tour jete 1/2 + wolf 1 1/2,  1 1/2 + front lay.

Selena Ung BB Minn -  BHS + LOSO, beautiful,  full turn,  cat leap + sw  side, great,  side aerial, small lean but solid,   bhs + gainer full, stucl.

Dukes FX KY -  dbl pike, big bounce out,  tour jete 1/2,  fhs + front lay + front full,  illusion turn,  clean dbl back to finish.

Ramler BB Minn -  fro aerial + wolf jump,  beat  + spl ring jump, beautiful ring position,  side aerial + back full, stuck.

Korth KY FX -  dbl back,  tour jete 1/2 + popa,  nice extension,  1 1/2 + loso, dbl pike, chest a bit down on landing.

Ebee Price stuck her bars dismount in Salt Lake.

Erickson FX Eau Claire -  front lay + rudi,  sw ring + tour jete 1/2  LOSO,  front dbl full,

Toni Ann Willams BB CAL -  gainer pike, stuck.

Makenna Merrill Giles UT FX 1 1/2 + front pike,  fhs + rudi + straddle jump.

Scores
Oklahoma 99
Denver 98.475
Kentucky 98.425
Minnesota 97.675
Iowa State 97.450
Iowa 97.20

MyKayla Skinner UT - opens floor with her dbl dbl,  1 1/2 step out + dbl full,  front tuck,  full in.

Looks like Nebraska and LSU qualified out of Raleigh/

Dukes KY VT - y 1/2, big step on landing.

Utah Streams stopped working.

Alaina KWAN VT KY - FTY big hop

 Webb OU UB - toe 1/2 dbl front, small hop.

Danae Davis VT KY - big FTY, but the landing.

A Kentucky gymnast landed her Y full short.

Showers small jhop on her dismount.

Korth VT KY y 1 1/2, nice height and distance, small foot shuffle and a bit off to the side.

Price BB Stanf - front aerial, solid,  BHS + 2 ft lay,  full turn, small lean,  sw + spl, good flexibility,  round off + dbl pike, chest a bit down, take a step froward.

Scores from the Tuscaloosa Regional:


Scores from Minneapolis:
Oklahoma 148.475
Kentucky 147.650
Iowa State 146.675
Iowa 145.625
Denver 98.475
Minnesota 96.675

Denver needs 49.175 on bars to overtake Kentucky


Emily Schild UB UGA -  toe on + shap + pak,  DLO, small step on landing.

Catour BB - back tuck full,

Kern UB DU - DLO, some leg seps, stuck.

Sundstrom stuck her DLO on bars

Showers BB OU -  BHS + LOSO, solid

Chesnkok UB DU - tkatchev, bail, solid, full in, small hop.

Emily Glynn UB DU -  clear hip + gienger,  bail, solid,  full in, stuck. BAM!

Hannah Hitchcock FX Minn- dbl pike,

Guerrero AL BB -  BHS + LOSO+ LOSO, solid,  sw + straddle jump,  full turn,  side aerial, solid,  round off + 1 1/2, small hop

Brown UB DU- beautiful DLO, stuck. I'm sure the rest of the routine was great.

Karr UB DU - giant full _ gienger, bail, DLO, stuck

Nichols BB OU -  front aerial + spl jump, beautiful,  BHS + LOSO, beautiful,  full turn,  sw + spl, nice flexibility,  round off + 1 1/2, stuck.

Scores after 5 rotations -
Oklahoma 198
Iowa State 195.925
Denver 147.800
Kentucky 147.650
Minnesota 146.975
Iowa 145.625

Scores after 5 rotations in Tuscaloosa:
Michigan needs a 49.45 on bars to qualify ahead of Illinois.
Scores

Scores from SLC
Utah 98.95
Cal 98.525
Auburn 98.35

Addison BB DU - gainer pike, small hop.

Warren UB KY -  blind change + jaeger, nice,  bbail, good HS.

Abby DeMuse VT Minn - FTY, big FTY, steps back.

hop on gainer pike from Sundstrom of Denver.

Ramler VT Minn - FTY, stuck, great form and distna.ce

Brown BB DU -  front aerial, solid,   front toss + BHS<  full turn,  sw + spl, great,  stuck her gainer full.

Williams VT Minn- FTY big step.

Hyland UB KY - bail, stuck her full in.

Sundstrom SW = sw 1/2, falls on side aerial, another big break on  full turn,  bhs + LOSO, solid,

Korth KY UB - DLO 1/1 dismount, small hop.

I'm pissed off at Denver. Checked the live scoring and they've had 2 falls. RAAAGGGGGE.

I'm done.

Final results from Minneapolis
Oklahoma 198
Kentucky 197.050
Denver 196.275
Minnesota 196.1
Iowa State 195.925
Iowa 195.05

Looks like Lexy Ramler and Lynzee Brown are going to St. Louis

From the Alabama Regional - Alabama and surprise surprise, GEORGIA. They were the freaking UNDERDOGS. This should have been a slam dunk for Michigan and they melted down on floor.


I missed most of the last part of the NC State Regional, but look at NC State.

Looks like Morgan Lane and Cami Drouin Allaire are going to St. Louis as individuals.

Here's who is going to NCAA Nationals:

Teams:
Oklahoma
LSU
Alabama
Georgia
Kentucky
UCLA
Arkansas
Utah
Florida
Washington
Cal
Nebraska

Individual All Around Competitors:
Morgan Lane, UNC
Camille Drouin-Allaire, George Washington
Lauren Bridgens, Penn State
Cairo Leonard Baker, Arizona State
Lynzee Brown, Denver
Lexy Ramler, Minnesota
Brianna Brown, Michigan
Rae Balthazor, Illinois
Shanni Remme, Boise State
Jovannah East, Bowling Green
Elizabeth Price, Stanford
Drew Watson, Auburn

Individual Event Specialists:
Megan Sievers, Iowa State - Vault
Jamie Stone, Ohio State - Vault
Shannon Hortman-Evans, Brigham Young - Uneven Bars
Samantha Cerio, Auburn - Uneven Bars
Abby Milliet, Auburn - Balance Beam
Denelle Pedrick, Central Michigan - Floor Exercise

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