Ladies vault past Springfield College
Sunday, February 26, 2012

Shreveport – Jessica Lieblich posted the highest score of the night at 37.750, winning the all-arounders, edging teammate Robyn Price at 37.725 as Centenary College bested Springfield College 190.775-180.125 in a gymnastics showdown in the Gold Dome Saturday night.

Centenary took an early advantage on the vault thanks to a strong showing by Christy Martinez, who recorded a 9.750 mark. Lieblich posted a 9.65 score.

The Ladies dominated the bars, besting Springfield 47.025-41.350, as Stephanie Wright posted a team-best 9.700. edging Lieblich's 9.625 effort.

Springfield tried to close the gap with the balance beam with a 46.425 score, but the Ladies pulled away with a 47.275 mark thanks to 9.775 marks by Ciara Maradiaga and Meg Crowley.

Lauren Pocius was the only Springfield gymnast to post all-around numbers, finishing behind Centenary’s Lieblich and Price at 36.050.

The Ladies return to action March 10 with a home contest against Illinois State and Chicago-Illinois at 6 p.m. in the Gold Dome. The night is dubbed Alumni Night.