UCLA Wins Sixth NCAA Gymnastics Championship
April 23, 2010
Needing to score 49.1 on floor exercise in the final rotation to win the NCAA Championship, UCLA scored 49.55 to easily win the title with a 197.725. The gymnastics championship was UCLA's sixth in school history and its first since 2004. UCLA has now won a national-best 105 NCAA titles.
Oklahoma finished in second place with 197.25. Alabama was third with 197.225, followed by Stanford with 197.1, Florida with 197.0 and Utah with 196.225.
The Bruins had 11 scores of 9.9 or better, including a 9.95 on floor from Elyse Hopfner-Hibbs and a 9.95 on vault from Brittani McCullough. Vanessa Zamarripa's all-around score of 39.625 was the highest of the night, followed by Anna Li's 39.575.
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