Jan. 23, 2004
Stanford, Calif. (Jan. 23) - The No. 6 University of Arizona women's gymnastics team dropped its first meet of the season at No. 14 Stanford, 194.625-197.300, Friday night in Stanford's Burnham Pavilion. With the loss, Arizona falls to 4-1 (1-1 Pac-10), while Stanford improves to 4-1 (1-1 Pac-10) on the season.
After winning six of eight team event titles entering Friday's meet, Arizona was swept by Stanford in all four team events. The Wildcats posted team marks of 49.050 on vault, 48.625 on bars, 48.975 on floor, and only managed a season-low 47.975 on beam.
Individually for the Wildcats, junior Katie Johnson tied for first-place honors on floor with a 9.950. On vault, senior Andi McCabe, junior Jamie Schell and sophomore Abby Pearson tied for third place in the event with scores of 9.850. Schell also landed a fourth-place score on beam with a team-high 9.850.
On floor, junior Monica Bisordi placed fifth with a 9.900, but only managed an all-around score of 38.450 on the night. Senior Sheehan Lemley led the way for the Cats on bars with a team-high 9.775.
Arizona will remain on the road to face Illinois-Chicago on Friday, Jan. 31. The meet is scheduled for a 7:30 p.m. start.