Jamie Dantzscher Named Pac-10 Gymnast Of The Week
Feb. 13, 2002
Walnut Creek, Calif. - UCLA sophomore Jamie Dantzscher (San Dimas, CA/San Dimas HS) has been selected as the Pac-10 Gymnast of the Week for February 3-10.
Dantzscher captures the title for the second time this season and the third time in her career. This week, she led the Bruins to a victory over seventh-ranked Stanford, 196.925-195.025. Dantzscher recorded a career-best all-around total of 39.725 to lead UCLA to its season-best team total. She placed first on floor with her fourth-consecutive perfect 10 and earned the uneven bars title with a season-high tying 9.975. She also placed second on vault with a 9.875 and set a new career high to tie for second on beam with a 9.875.
Dantzscher, also this week's UCLABruins.com Student-Athlete of the Week, moved up to fourth on the all-time school list for all-around score and increased her school record total for career perfect 10s to 12. The 2000 U.S. Olympian is now ranked second nationally in the all-around and first on vault and bars.