Stanford's Liz Tricase Named Pac-10 Gymnast of The Week
Feb. 28, 2005
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- STANFORD freshman Liz Tricase has been named Pacific-10 Conference Gymnast of the Week for Feb. 22 -27, Commissioner Tom Hansen announced today.
Freshman Liz Tricase took first place in three events to lead STANFORD to a 195.300-191.575 win over then-No. 21 ranked Arizona State at Burnham Pavilion on Feb. 25. Tricase started the evening off by scoring a 9.875 on vault to capture first, and followed that up by matching a personal season-high with a 9.950 score to place first on the uneven bars. The Itasca, IL native then helped the Cardinal record a season-high team score of 48.975 in the floor exercise, with a personal best 9.900 score to take first place. The freshman led Stanford to its first dual meet victory since January 28th with her performances.
ALSO NOMINATED: Monica Bisordi, ARIZ; My-Lan Dodd, CAL; Therese Videan, OSU; Tasha Schwikert, UCLA.
2005 PAC-10 GYMNASTS OF THE WEEK: Jan. 18- Tasha Schwikert, UCLA; Jan. 25- Kristen Maloney, UCLA; Feb. 1- Liz Tricase, STAN; Feb. 7 - Kristen Maloney; Feb. 14 - Kate Richardson, UCLA; Feb. 22 - Monica Bisordi, ARIZ; Feb. 27 - Liz Tricase, STAN.