Pitt Gymnastics Leads EAGL

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Pitt Gymnastics Leads EAGL

With a program record performance on bars Pitt Gymnastics outpaced EAGL opponent New Hampshire this weekend. The 49.275 scored on bars surpassed the 1999 mark of 49.200. A score of 49.125 on beam tied a program best set in 2004.

Three gymnasts helped lead the Panthers in setting the new record. Freshman Haley Brechwald, Senior Catie Conrad and Junior Lucy Brett all tied on bars. Brechwald won floor and all-around title.

The final team score of 196.225, the third highest in program history, vaulted the Panthers into the lead of the East Atlantic Gymnastics League.

A four way competition among EAGL teams is beginning to emerge with the release of week three’s NCAA rankings.


Pitt Gymnastics Leads EAGL


NCAA Rankings

TEAMRANKVAULTBARSBEAMFLOOR
Pittsburgh#2634164123
NC State#2829273820
George Washington#2915334319
North Carolina#311831486
Towson#4156412735
New Hampshire#4643443262

This past weekend’s performance on bars was instrumental in pushing Pitt to the top of the rankings among EAGL teams.

In other areas of competition, George Washington and North Carolina are keeping it close in vault. Towson is the EAGL leader on beam and North Carolina has strong performance numbers in floor competition.



Pitt Gymnastics Leads EAGL


EAGL Schedule

Friday, January 26

North Carolina, Yale, Ursinus @ Towson

Saturday, January 27

Pitt, Rutgers, Eastern Michigan at Michigan State

NC State vs LSU, UCLA and Washington in Dallas

Sunday, January 28

George Washington @ New Hampshire

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