Yale Places First in Meet with Brown, URI and SCSU

Yale Places First in Meet with Brown, URI and SCSU

March 19, 2006

PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Led by a 37.725 from Alina Liao and a 37.550 from Kim So in all-around competition, Yale placed first (189.225) in a meet with Brown, Rhode Island and Soutern Connecticut Sunday afternoon at the Pizzitola Center.

So's best score of the day came in the floor exercise, where she posted a 9.600. She also had a 9.475 in both the vault and the balance beam, along with a 9.000 in the uneven bars competition.

Liao's top score of the day, a 9.675, came on the uneven bars. She also had a 9.650 in the floor exercise, a 9.450 on the balance beam and an 8.950 on the vault.

Miki Seltzer had Yale's top score on the vault, a 9.700, followed by a 9.525 from Lauren Tatsuno.

Liao's score was Yale's best on the uneven bars, while Suchitra Paul had a 9.550.

Tatsuno led the way on the beam with a 9.600. The Bulldogs' score of 47.125 in that event led all teams.

Seltzer's 9.775 was Yale's best score in the floor exercise. Yale had the top team score in that event, a 48.300.

Final Team Scores
Yale 189.225
Brown 188.075
URI 187.425
Southern Connecticut 183.525

report by Sam Rubin '95, Yale Sports Publicity