Maeda Helps Lift California to Victory at UC Davis
Jan. 28, 2005
DAVIS - California gymnastics team members swept the top three spots in the all-around competition as the Golden Bears defeated UC Davis, 190.175-187.050, at The Pavilion Friday evening.
Senior Miho Maeda led all scorers with a new career-best mark of 38.875 to win the all-around. Senior My-Lan Dodd came in second (38.275), tying her season-high score on floor (9.775). Freshman and New Zealand native Nicki Wells, who has improved her bars mark at each meet this season, scored a 9.650 Friday to finish third in her first collegiate all-around (35.800)
A Cal gymnast captured first place in every event save vault - Maeda won the bars competition (9.875), junior Britani Pittullo took first on beam (9.700) and Dodd (9.775) tied Maeda for tops on floor.
Freshman Siobhan Luce set personal-best scores on vault (9.450) and floor (9.700).
The Bears (5-1) resume action at Haas Pavilion Feb. 4 against Arizona. Meet time is 7:30 p.m.
Women's Gymnastics ResultThe Pavilion; Davis, Calif.Jan. 28, 2005Attendance: 2,1441. California 190.1752. UC Davis 187.050
Results (Top 3)
Vault1. Joanne Pizzo (UCD) 9.7502. Tiffany Chan (UCD) 9.7003. Britani Pittullo (Cal) 9.625