FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

March 4, 2007

 

WOMEN’S GYMNASTICS SNAPS
43-MATCH LOSING STREAK IN
WIN OVER WILSON

Chambersburg, PA—The Rhode Island College women’s gymnastics team snapped a 43-match losing streak in a 173.475-158.700 win at Wilson College on Sunday afternoon. The Anchorwomen bested the Phoenix on each event, posting scores of 43.900 on vault, 41.375 on bars, 44.800 on beam and 43.400 on floor.

 

Sophomore Breanna Moroney (Metuchen, NJ) posted the second-highest all-around total on the day with a score of 35.400. She recorded scores of 8.900 on vault, 8.550 on bars, 9.050 on beam and 8.900 on floor. Moroney led the team on bars with a meet-high score of 8.550. She tied with teammate senior Melissa Jones (Cranston, RI) for the meet’s second-highest mark on vault. Moroney also logged the third-highest scores on beam and floor.

 

Senior Megan Joseph (Hope, RI) registered a meet and team-high score of 9.050 on floor. She logged the meet’s second best score on beam with a team-high mark of 9.425, while registering a 8.750 vault score.

 

Freshman Elizabeth Ann Glunt (Altoona, PA) posted the third-highest all-around score at 34.525. She recorded marks of 8.700 on vault, 8.325 on bars, 8.950 on beam and 8.550 on floor. Her 8.325 mark on bars was the second-highest score on that event.

 

Junior Melissa Demirjian (Warwick, RI) posted the fourth-highest all-around total with a score of 32.200. She recorded marks of 8.650 on vault, 8.000 on bars, 7.200 on beam and 8.350 on floor.

 

Rhode Island College’s last win came at Wilson on Jan. 15, 2005. The Anchorwomen are currently 1-14 on the season and 1-8 against ECAC Div. III opposition.

 

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