No. 8 Stanford Upsets No. 7 Arizona State, 197.200-196.850
Feb. 21, 2003
Stanford, Calif. - Eighth-ranked Stanford (8-2-1, 3-1-1 Pac-10) handed seventh-ranked Arizona State (5-4, 2-4 Pac-10) a 197.200-196.850 loss this evening at Maples Pavilion while junior Lise Lï¿½veillï¿½ (Burnaby, BC) posted a career-high score on the All-Around to help the Cardinal to its eighth win of the season.
The Cardinal jumped out to an early lead by posting four 9.900's on the vault as Kendall Beck (San Antonio, TX), Natalie Foley (Englewood, CO), Lï¿½veillï¿½ and Glyn Sweets (Reston, VA) each tied for first place. The team's 49.450 is a season-high score for the Cardinal on the vault.
Stanford finished the rotation with a strong showing on bars and edged the Sun Devils by .025 to increase its lead to over half a point heading into the second half of the meet. Lï¿½veillï¿½'s scores crept up throughout the night as she took a share of first on each event and chalked up a 9.925 on bars for a piece of the title.
Led by 9.950's by Lï¿½veillï¿½ and Lindsay Wing (Cypress, TX), the Cardinal won beam by over one-tenth of a point - good for a .725 lead heading into the floor exercise. The Cardinal posted its second season-high score of the night with a 49.575 on beam.
Arizona State was able to cut the Stanford lead by edging the Cardinal on the floor. Lï¿½veillï¿½, who's ranked No. 12 in the nation in the All-Around, posted her second 9.950 on the event as she compiled a career-high 39.725 All-Around score.
Tonight's meet also featured the 12th-ranked Stanford men's team, who posted a 211.500-195.450 win over Air Force. The Stanford women will be visiting Arizona next Friday, February 28 for a 7:30 p.m. Pac-10 matchup.
Final Score: Stanford 197.200 - Arizona State 196.850
Vault: 1t. Kendall Beck (STAN) 9.900; 1t. Natalie Foley (STAN) 9.900; 1t. Lise Lï¿½veillï¿½ (STAN) 9.900; 1t. Glyn Sweets (STAN) 9.900; 6t. Alissa Cooper (STAN) 9.850; 6t. Jessica Louie (STAN) 9.850.
Stanford 49.450; Arizona State 48.900
Bars: 1t. Lise Lï¿½veillï¿½ (STAN) 9.925; 1t. Lindsay Wing (STAN) 9.925; 3. Natalie Foley (STAN) 9.900; 7t. Caroline Fluhrer (STAN) 9.850; 10. Alissa Cooper (STAN) 9.700; 11. Glyn Sweets (STAN) 9.450.
Stanford 49.300; Arizona State 49.275
Beam: 1t. Lise Lï¿½veillï¿½ (STAN) 9.950; 1t. Lindsay Wing (STAN) 9.950; 1t. Ashley Kelly (ASU) 9.950; 4. Glyn Sweets (STAN) 9.925; 5t. Kendall Beck (STAN) 9.900; 9. Caroline Fluhrer (STAN) 9.850; 12. Natalie Foley (STAN) 9.850.
Stanford 49.575 - Arizona State 79.425
Floor: 1t. Lise Lï¿½veillï¿½ (STAN) 9.950; 1t. Maggie Germaine (ASU) 9.950; 3. Lindsay Wing (STAN) 9.925; 6. Mandy Delgado (STAN) 9.825; 7. Jessica Louie (STAN) 9.775; 11. Glyn Sweets (STAN) 9.400; 12. Natalie Foley (STAN) 9.150.
Stanford 48.875 - Arizona State 49.250
All-Around: 1. Lise Lï¿½veillï¿½ (STAN) 39.725; 2. Maggie Germaine (ASU) 39.500; 3. Ashley Kelly (ASU) 39.350; 4. Glyn Sweets (STAN) 38.675; 5. Ashley Ellsberry (ASU) 38.450; 6. Natalie Foley (STAN) 38.350.
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