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February 16, 2008

 

 

 

WOMEN’S GYMNASTICS FALLS AT M.I.T.

 

 

 

Cambridge, MA—The Rhode Island College women’s gymnastics team dropped a dual meet with Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Div. III rival M.I.T., 180.775-169.125, on Saturday afternoon. The Anchorwomen fall to 1-10 overall and 1-7 in league action.

 

 

 

Sophomore Elizabeth Ann Glunt (Altoona, PA) finished third in the all-around with a combined score of 35.350. She was third overall and led RIC on beam with a score of 9.150, while ranking second on the club on vault, bars and floor with marks of 8.825, 8.175 and 9.200, respectively.

 

Freshman Robyn Albert (Sharon, MA) posted team-high scores on vault and bars with marks of 9.100 and 8.200, respectively. Albert was fifth overall in the all-around with a score 34.400.

 

Senior Melissa Demirjian (Warwick, RI) recorded RIC’s top floor mark at 9.275. She was sixth in the all-around with a score of 34.175.

 

In upcoming action, Rhode Island College will host Wilson on Saturday, Feb. 23 at The Murray Center for a dual meet beginning at 1 p.m. It will be Senior Day as Demirjian will be honored prior to the start of the meet.

 

 

 Sophomore Elizabeth Ann Glunt

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