Ladies Fall In Show Me State
Friday, January 30, 2009

CAPE GERARDO, Mo. – It was a tough night for the Centenary gymnastics team, as it dropped its meet to Southeast Missouri and Southern Utah. The Ladies finished the evening with a score of 189.475, while SEMO won with 194.450.


Courtney Hawkins was the top finisher for Centenary, as she came away with victory in the vault with a score of 9.850 and an overall seventh place finish. Alyssa Zawieja tied for ninth in the vault with a final score of 9.625.


Julia Cornelius and Hawkins placed in the top 10 in the uneven bars, as Cornelius (9.65) placed sixth, while Hawkins (9.60) was ninth. In the floor exercise, Hawkins again led the way with an eighth place finish, while Melody Smith and Marisa Schneider tied for 10th.


Centenary will make its home debut next Friday against the Air Force Academy at 7 p.m. in the Gold Dome.