Gymnastics Finishes Fourth At Ivy Classic
Feb. 26, 2006
Providence, RI - With a 188.250 final team score Cornell took the Ivy Classic Championship just beating Penn who finished with a 18.050. Last years' winner, Yale came in third finishing with a 187.675 while Brown finished fourth with a 185.500.
Yale's Alina Liao led the Bulldogs finishing the all-around with a 38.1, the top mark in the event. On the vault Cornell's Colleen Davis and Penn's Lauren Markowitz came in first with a 9.650. On the beam Cornell's Randi Bisbano recorded the top mark in the event a 9.775 while Yale's Miki Seltzer came in first on the floor finishing with a 9.700.
On the bars freshman Brittany Anderson had Brown's top finish a9.30 while McNell recorded a 9.2.
The beam was the Bear's best event as Brown went two and three as freshman Jennifer Sobuta came in second overall, with a 9.750 and sophomore Jessica Pestronk came in third with a 9.675. Also placing for the Bears was senior Mandi Baughman who came in sixth with a 9.5.
Senior Amber Smith had the top finish for Brown on the floor exercise coming in fifth with a 9.475. Anderson and Pestronk also had strong showing on the floor event tallying a 9.425 and 9.4.
The Bears will return to action on Saturday March 11 when they travel Pennsylvania 1:00 p.m.