No. 25 Bears Open Season with Tri-Meet Victory
Jan. 14, 2005
BERKELEY - The No. 25 California women's gymnastics squad swept the top three all-around spots and posted a team score of 191.850 to defeat UC Davis (187.375) and Brown (179.950) in Friday's season opener at Haas Pavilion.
Cal senior My-Lan Dodd's beam score of 9.800 helped her grab top all-around honors at 38.775. Freshman Alli Szutu, in her first collegiate meet, recorded a 38.775 to finish second. Szutu, who was the only gymnast to finish in the top three in every event, had a high score of 9.775 on bars.
Senior Miho Maeda set a new personal best on bars (9.900), finishing with a 38.600 third place all-around score.
The Bears (2-0) return to action Jan. 23 when they face defending NCAA team champion UCLA in Los Angeles at 2:00 p.m.
Women's Gymnastics ResultHaas Pavilion, Berkeley, Calif.Jan. 14, 20051. California (2-0) 191.8502. UC Davis (1-1) 187.3753. Brown (0-2) 179.950