PREVIEW: Gymnastics to Host LSU in Final Home Meet
Thursday, March 18, 2010
SHREVEPORT-The Centenary gymnastics team is set to host LSU on Friday at 6:00 pm in the Gold Dome. The meet will also serve as Senior/Alumni Night as seniors Courtney Hawkins and Whitney Daugherty will be honored and compete in their final home meet of their career.

Doors will open at 5:00 pm and admission will be as follows: Adults-$6, Children-$3

Centenary will also honor its past Alumni gymnasts on Friday evening.

"This meet is to honor each group and their contributions to the program," said head coach Gretchen Goerlitz.

The Ladies are coming off their best performance of the season at SEMO last Friday as Centenary posted a season-high score, 190.350 despite falling.

Placing in the meet was junior Alyssa Zawieja and freshman Jessica Lieblich who tied for second on the Beam with a 9.725, while freshman Amanda Holt finished third on the Vault with a consistent 9.725. Junior Marisa Schneider placed second on the Floor with a 9.725, while junior Makensie Lant was Centenary's top performer on Bars with a 9.600.

The Ladies met LSU last season in the Gold Dome where the Tigers took a 196.650-192.400 win over Centenary.

Following Friday's meet, the Ladies will travel to Missouri for a dual meet with the Tigers on Sunday.