Buckeyes take the floor at 6 p.m. Saturday
COLUMBUS, Ohio – While the Ohio State women’s gymnastics team is ready to compete in its fifth-consecutive NCAA Regional Championships, Buckeye fans can relive the team’s run at the Big Ten Championships held in St. John Arena March 27 through photos.
Click here to check out a new photo album from the event.
LOOKING AHEAD: 2010 REGIONALS
Carey Fagan, Ohio State head coach, and the Scarlet and Gray take the floor at 6 p.m. Saturday in Rec Hall on the campus of Big Ten rival Penn State.
Joining the Buckeyes at the event will be No. 1-seed Oklahoma, No. 2 LSU, No. 3 Penn State, No. 4 Maryland and No. 6 New Hampshire. The Scarlet and Gray are the fifth-seed and will start the event on beam.
FOLLOW IT LIVE
Live scoring for 2010 NCAA University Park Regional can be found on the women’s gymnastics’ schedule page at OhioStateBuckeyes.com or at http://www.gopsusports.com/sports/w-gym/10ncaareg.html.
Tickets for the event are $8 for adults and $5 for youth and students with general admission. Group rates are available for purchase prior to the event and are $5 per ticket for parties of 20 or more.
FLASHBACK: 2009 REGIONALS
Last year, sophomore Rebecca Best qualified for the NCAA National Championships with a second-place all-around score of 39.350 at the NCAA Central Regional Championships held in St. John Arena. Led by Best, the then-No. 17 Ohio State squad placed third with a 195.950 team total.
LSU edged Oregon State by .075 to clinch the NCAA Central Regional championships. The Tigers posted a 196.875 and the Beavers notched a 196.800, which advances both teams to the national championship. Michigan State followed Ohio State for fourth with a team score of 194.825. Kent State tallied a 194.650 for fifth and Kentucky took sixth with a 193.700.
Best posted a 9.850 on vault, beam and floor, while posting a 9.80 on bars en route to a career-high 39.350.