No. 5 Women's Gymnastics Falls To No. 2 UCLA
Jan. 19, 2001
STANFORD, Calif. - UCLA's Kristen Parker and Jamie Dantzscher posted back-to-back perfect 10's on floor as the second-ranked Bruins rallied over the final two rotations for a 196.265-194.675 victory over No. 5 Stanford before 2,150 at Maples Pavilion.
Down by .025 after two rotations, UCLA staged a comeback in the third. While Stanford scored an impressive 49.100 on beam, Jeanette Antolin and Doni Thompson each recorded a 9.825 on floor, setting the stage for the heroics of Parker and Dantzscher and a 49.350 team score. Stanford then struggled to a 47.300 on floor while the Bruins posted a 49.325 mark on beam. UCLA's Kristen Maloney took home individual beam honors with a 9.925.
The first two rotations were tightly contested, with Stanford holding a slim edge, 98.275 to 98.250. Cardinal freshman Lindsay Wing won the vault title - her second individual crown in two competitions - with a 9.925 mark. Stanford freshmen Robin Phelps and Caroline Flurher each tallied a 9.900 on bars, however, Dantzscher had a 9.950 performance to win the individual title.
Parker rode her perfect 10 on floor to the all-around title at 39.500, while Flurher and Wing finished second and third with a 39.300 and 39.250, respectively.
Stanford is next in action on Sunday, January 28, when it travels to Seattle for a 2:00 p.m. dual meet with No. 18 Washington.
UCLA ResultsCompetitor Vault Bars Beam Floor All-AroundJeanette Antolin 9.650 9.700 9.825Mohini Bhardwaj 9.900Jamie Dantzscher 9.950 9.825 10.000Lindsey Dong 9.750Malia Jones 9.825 9.750 9.775 9.300 38.650Kristen Maloney 9.850 9.925Kristin Parker 9.850 9.750 9.900 10.000 39.500Doni Thompson 9.875 9.825Yvonne Tousek 9.900Valerie Velasco 9.725 9.700Onnie Willis 9.750Team Totals 49.075 49.175 49.325 49.350 196.925
Stanford ResultsCompetitor Vault Bars Beam Floor All-AroundAlissa Cooper 9.250Jen Exaltacion 9.850 9.900Caroline Fluhrer 9.875 9.900 9.800 9.725 39.300Shelly Goldberg 9.750 8.750Katy Herbert 9.800Kristin Jensen 9.725Lise Lï¿½veillï¿½ 9.725 9.700 9.800 9.200 38.425Becky Meldrum 9.800Robin Phelps 9.825 9.900 9.800 7.850 37.375Lindsay Wing 9.925 9.800 9.700 9.825 39.250Team Totals 49.100 49.175 49.100 47.300 194.675
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