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4 gymnasts set career highs as Hornets put together a fall-free meet

Sacramento State junior gymnast Jackie Sampson performs her floor routine at the Nest on Fri., March 9, 2018. Sampson set a career high of 9.825 in the event and the Hornets scored a 195.175 as a team.
Thomas Frey March 10, 2018

Sacramento State gymnastics didn’t record a fall in any of its 24 routines and had its second highest score of the season in front of a loud crowd on Friday at the Nest. This positive energy helped...

Gymnastics team finds success after difficult start to season

Sacramento State junior Lauren Schmeiss competes on the balance beam at UC Davis on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018. Schmeiss recorded a 9.700 and has also finished with scores of 9.700 or higher in five of her seven events this season.
Thomas Frey February 26, 2018

Sacramento State gymnastics has competed in eight meets this season and that story can be told in two parts. In the first four meets of their turbulent season, the Hornets struggled with injuries —...

Gymnastics team records season high, wins tri-meet with 195.400 score

Sacramento State senior gymnast Annie Juarez performs her uneven bars routine Friday, Feb. 16 at the Nest. Juarez recorded a 9.800 on the routine and scored a career-high 39.200 as an all-arounder.
Thomas Frey February 17, 2018

The Sacramento State gymnastics team recorded a season-high 195.400 in a win over San Jose State (194.050) and Seattle Pacific (189.200) on Friday night at the Nest. The Hornets have now scored 194.400...

Gymnastics team records highest score of the season at UC Davis

Sacramento State senior gymnast Caitlin Soliwoda finishes her floor routine Friday, Feb. 9 at UC Davis. Soliwoda recorded a 9.725 in the event and a 39.125 as an all-arounder.
Thomas Frey February 10, 2018

All it took was a short trip across the Causeway for the Sacramento State gymnastics team to get its season back on track in a tri-meet against Utah State and the host, UC Davis. Not only did the Hornets...

Senior gymnast’s flair on floor leads to national following

In three seasons at Sacramento State, senior gymnast Lauren Rice has secured two trips to the NCAA Regional as an all-arounder.
Thomas Frey January 29, 2018

On a cold night in April not only was the sky pouring in Seattle, but an ovation also rained down from the rafters as Sacramento State senior gymnast Lauren Rice twisted through the air to finish her floor...

Schmeiss’ ‘outstanding’ performance isn’t enough to lift gymnastics over San Jose State

Sacramento State senior gymnast Annie Juarez competes on the floor event on Dec. 8 at Flip Fest.
Thomas Frey January 27, 2018

Although the Sacramento State gymnastics team posted its lowest score of the season in a 194.425-191.775 loss to San Jose State on Friday night, the team’s performance had some bright spots. Balance...

Injuries headline Sac State gymnastics season through 3 meets

Sacramento State senior gymnast Caitlin Soliwoda prepares to start her uneven bars routine in the NorCal Classic Monday, Jan. 8 at Stanford. Soliwoda injured her heels on the landing which caused her to leave the event early and miss the next event on Jan. 12, but she made her return on Jan. 19 and scored a 38.975 in the all-around.
Thomas Frey January 23, 2018

Through three meets this season, the Sacramento State gymnastics team hasn’t gotten off to the start that it visualized due in large part to the injuries of seniors Lauren Rice, Caitlin Soliwoda and...

Rice injured as Sac State gymnastics team falls to Washington

Sacramento State gymnast Lauren Rice performs her balance beam routine in a 195.350-191.500 loss to the University of Washington Friday, Jan. 12 at the Nest. Rice was helped off the floor after suffering an ankle injury during her floor routine.
Thomas Frey January 12, 2018

The injuries continue to mount for the Sacramento State gymnastics team after senior Lauren Rice wasn’t able to put any pressure on her right leg at the end of the Hornets’ 195.350-191.500 loss to...

Sac State gymnastics opens with disappointing finish at NorCal Classic

Sacramento State senior gymnast Caitlin Soliwoda performs her floor routine at Flip Fest Dec. 8 at the Nest. Soliwoda performed on bars and beam at the NorCal Classic before exiting with an apparent ankle injury.
Thomas Frey January 9, 2018

The NorCal Classic did not go the way that Sacramento State gymnastics coach Randy Solorio expected it to on Monday at Stanford. The Hornets had low scores on the uneven bars and on-vault finishing...

PREVIEW: Sac State gymnastics looks to prove worth in NorCal Classic

Sacramento State senior gymnast Annie Juarez competes on the floor event on Dec. 8 at Flip Fest.
Thomas Frey January 8, 2018

The Sacramento State gymnastics team kicks off its season as underdogs in the NorCal Classic on Monday at 6 p.m. at Stanford. Cal, San Jose State and UC Davis will join the Hornets and Cardinals in...

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