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Bridgeport and Brown compete on a Sunday in Providence.

UB GymnasticsBy David F.P. (Scores from eyewitness report and Troester) [Image Gallery]

The Bridgeport Purple Knights wrapped up their regular season at the Pizzitola Center with a 189.25 win over the Division 1 Ivy League Brown Bears, who picked up a 184.325. For Bridgeport this is a season high score and a great way to wrap up a season prior to the ECAC D2 championships two week from now. Brown has been missing a lot of their lineup throughout the season, and Jennifer Sobuta was not in the lineup this week, but Izzy Kirkham-Lewitt returned for the first time in nearly two months. Brown will be back in competition next Friday when SCSU and URI visit.

For UB, the team started out on Bars with a solid set of scores, and were led by Lorraine Galow’s 9.5, Brandi Embrey and Hannah Forti’s 9.45, Leila Behbahani’s 9.425, Stephanie Morgan’s 9.375, and Teri Musall’s a 9.25.

In rotation 2 the Purple Knights turned to vault and found more success. Ravin Iasiello’s 9.675 was top among the purple and black, with Yvette Mirando and Galow putting up a 9.5, Forti had a 9.325, and Niki Calderon had a 9.325 of her own. Jamie DePaola also scored a 9.1

In the third rotation, the Knights headed to the floor. Mirando’s 9.65 led the team, Galow had a 9.55, Kat Reitz a 9.425, Breanna Collins a 9.4, Morgan a 9.3, and Iasiello had 9.2.

Finally in Rotation 4, Galow’s 9.65 was first among UB gymnasts, with Mirando having a 9.6, Collins a 9.575, Taylor Rut scored a 9.575 as well, and Iasiello’s 9.0 rounded out the counted scores.

Brown opened on Vault with only five gymnasts, in the lineup. Chelsea Binkley and Vicki Zanelli had 9.3s, Stephanie Albert and Sarah Durning had 9.15’s and Melissa Bowe sprung to a 9.0.

In Rotation 2, Binkley had the top Bears score on Bars with her 9.425. Vida River scored a 9.375, Hannah Goldstein a 9.3, Zanelli a 9.075, and Albert had the fifth counted score.

Rotation 3 took place on the Balance Beam. Albert put up a 9.55, and Izzy Kirkham-Lewitt in her return had a 9.45, as did Rivera. Melissa Bowe’s 9.05 was fourth among Brown, and Binkley had the fifth counted score.

Finally on Rotation 4, Binkley’s 9.55 was the top score for the bears. Whitney Diederich flipped to a 9.375 in her specialty, Goldstein had a 9.25, Albert a 9.175, and Zanelli finished up the counted scores with a 9.15.

Moves

Bridgeport Bars
Musall
Mount from middle of the bars to the high bar, grip change on the high bar, aerial high to low transition, back 1 1/2 twist off dismount.

Morgan
Mount to low bar, grip change on high bar, aerial high to low transition, aerial low to high transition, front tuck dismount.

Embrey
Mount over low bar to high bar, gienger, grip change on high bar, aerial high to low transition, back tuck dismount.

Forti
Mount straddles low bar to high bar…grip change, straddled jaeger, aerial high to low transition, grip change, back tuck dismount.

Behbahani
Mount to low bar, aerial low to high transition, grip change on high bar, aerial high to low transition, back tuck dismount.

Galow
Mount to low bar, grip change on high bar, grip change, grip change, aerial high to low transition, aerial low to high transition, back tuck dismount.

Cain (EX)
Mount to low bar, aerial high to low transition, aerial low to high transition…grip change on high bar, back tuck dismount.

Bridgeport Vault

Forti
Yurchenko, back layout.

DePaola
Yurchenko, back layout.

Calderon
Yurchenko, back layout.

Mirando
FHS, front tuck dismount.

Galow
Tsukahara, back layout.

Iasiello
FHS, Front pike.

Savoca (EX)
FHS, Front Tuck.

Bridgeport Floor

Morgan
Tumbling Pass 1: front handspring*, full twist, front layout.
wolf jump with full turn.
Tumbling Pass 2: round off, back layout, 1 1/2 twist.
Strug, wolf jump with full turn. Back walkover into sit,
pirouette.
Tumbling Pass 3: round off, back handspring, 1 1/2 twist, front tuck.

Iasiello
Tumbling Pass 1: roundoff, back handspring, 1 1/2 twists.
Tumbling Pass 2: front handspring*, 1 1/2 twists.
Tumbling Pass 3: front handspring*, full twist, front pike.

Collins
Tumbling Pass 1: roundoff, back layout, 1 1/2 twist.
Tumbling Pass 2: Front 1 1/2 twist, bhs walkout, back layout.
Pirouette, wolf with turn, switch split into ring jump, Strug, tuck jump with turn.
Tumbling Pass 3: Full front twist.
Some sort of jump.

Galow
Tumbling Pass 1: roundoff, back handspring, back handspring, double back tuck or pike.
Tumbling Pass 2: front handspring*, front layout, front layout.
Tumbling Pass 3: roundoff, back handspring, 2 twists.

Mirando
Tumbling Pass 1: Front tuck, roundoff, back handspring, double back tuck.
Spin, wolf with turn.
Tumbling Pass 2: roundoff, back handspring, double back pike.
Split into side split, straddle jump with turn, Switch split leap.
(No tumbling pass 3?)

Fox (EX)
Tumbling Pass 1: front handspring*, full twist.
straddle jump, straddle jump with turn.
Tumbling Pass 2: round off, 1/2 twist, front layout.
Tumbling Pass 3: front handspring*, full twist.

Brown Vault
Albert
Tsukahara, back layout.

Bowe
Tsukahara, back layout?

Binkley?
Tsukahara, back layout.

Durning
(FHS, 1 1/2 twists.)

Zanelli
Yurchenko, back layout

Brown Bars

Rivera
Mounts from behind high bar, grip change, grip change, straddled jaeger, grip change, aerial high to low transition, grip change, back tuck dismount.

Goldstein
Mount from front of low bar, grip change on high bar, aerial high to low transition, aerial low to high transition, grip change, back tuck dismount.

Zanelli
Mount from front of low bar, grip change on high bar, grip change, aerial high to low transition, aerial low to high transition, grip change, back pike dismount.

Binkley
Mount from in front of low bar, grip change on high bar, aerial high to low flipping transition, aerial low to high transition, grip change, back tuck dismount.

Albert
Mount from in front of low bar, aerial high to low transition, aerial low to high transition, grip change on high bar, grip change, (unknown dismount)

Bowe
Mount from behind high bar, aerial high to low transition, aerial low to high transition, grip change…1 1/2 twist dismount.

Brown Beam
Zanelli
Mount to middle of the beam, dance moves at beam level, turning split jump, back handspring walkout, back handspring walkout…scale, (front layout stepout?), sheep jump…switch split jump, straddle jump with turn, pirouette, front full twist off end of the beam dismount.

Albert
Mounts to beam, and does a split at beam level, (Aerial roundoff), pirouette, back handspring walkout, layout stepout, switch split leap, straddle jump, split jump, wolf jump, turning straddle jump, gainer full twist to side of the beam dismount.

Kirkham-Lewitt
Mount to middle of the beam, dance moves at beam level, switch split leap, turning wolf jump, back handspring walkout, layout stepout, pirouette, straddle jump, straddle jump, turning split jump, full twist off end of the beam dismount.

Binkley
Mount to middle of the beam, back handspring walkout (1 handed?), layout stepout, switch split, straddle jump, split jump, layout stepout, pirouette, back tuck, straddle jump…full twist dismount to side of the beam.

Rivera
Mount to middle of the beam, turning split jump, back handspring walkout, back flip, switch split leap, straddle jump, (aerial roundoff), pirouette, back pike off end of the beam to the side of the beam dismount.

Bowe
Front flips onto end of the beam, back handspring walkout, handstand variation, turning straight jump, turning tuck jump, switch split jump, tuck jump turn, split into side split jump, pirouette, front tuck dismount.

Brown Floor

Goldstein
P1: RO, BHS, double back pike.
P2: RO, 1/2 twist, front layout.
(No tumbling pass 3?)

Zanelli
Tumbling Pass 1 ROUND OFF, BACK HANDSPRING, 2 TWISTS
Tumbling Pass 2 ROUND OFF, BACK HANDSPRING, 1 1/2 TWISTS, PUNCH FRONT TUCK.
Tumbling Pass 3 FRONT HANDSPRING*, FULL TWIST

Diederich
Tumbling Pass 1 ROUND OFF, 1/2 TWIST, FULL TWIST.
Tumbling Pass 2 FRONT HANDSPRING*, FULL TWIST.
Tumbling Pass 3 ROUND OFF, 1/2 TWIST, FRONT LAYOUT.

Binkley
Tumbling Pass 1 ROUND OFF, BACK HANDSPRING, DOUBLE BACK TUCK.
Tumbling Pass 2 FRONT HANDSPRING*, FRONT LAYOUT, FRONT LAYOUT
Tumbling Pass 3 ROUND OFF, BACK HANDSPRING, 1 1/2 TWIST

Rivera
Tumbling Pass 1 FRONT HANDSPRING*, FULL TWIST,
Tumbling Pass 2 FRONT HANDSPRING*, FRONT LAYOUT.
Tumbling Pass 3 ROUND OFF, BACK HANDSPRING, BACK LAYOUT.

Albert
Tumbling Pass 1: Front flip, RO, BHS, 2 twists.
Tumbling Pass: FHS*, front layout, front layout.
Tumbling Pass: RO, BHS, 2 twists.