Binkley & Wiesenfeld Earn ECAC Gymnastics Honors
Providence, RI- Senior Chelsey Binkley and junior Carli Wiesenfeld helped lead the Brown gymnastics team to victories over Southern Connecticut and two-time USAG National Champion Bridgeport on Sunday afternoon with a season-high team score of 191.875.
Binkley, a Marietta Georgia native, received the ECAC Specialist of the Week award after earning the top score on the uneven bars with a career-high score of 9.7. Binkley also posted a 9.65 on the vault as the helped lead Brown to its highest team score (191.875) in seven years.
Wiesenfeld received the ECAC's Coaches Choice award after competing in all events scoring a high 9.65 on vault after taking a fall in warm-ups. She went on to finish second in the all-around competition with a 38.025.
The Bears will be back in action this weekend when the team travels to Ithaca on Saturday, March 12 for a 1:00 p.m. meet at Cornell.
Photos by Stew Milne