Recent Michigan State gymnastics graduate Lea Mitchell was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District At-Large team, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday afternoon.
Michigan State gymnastics coaching staff received national recognition on Tuesday afternoon when head coach Mike Rowe was named the Women’s Collegiate Gymnastics (WCGA) Coach of the Year. Associate head coach Nicole Jones and assistants Whitney Snowden and Alina Cartwright were voted the Assistant Coaches of the Year.
Michigan State gymnast Skyla Schulte wrapped up her freshman season on Thursday night, competing as an individual qualifier on beam at the NCAA Championship semifinals. Schulte earned a score of 9.9125 to finish tied for seventh overall and earn NCAA Second Team All-American honors.
Michigan State gymnastics freshman Skyla Schulte heads to Fort Worth, Texas this week as an individual competitor in the 2022 NCAA Gymnastics Championships. Schulte qualifies as a competitor on beam following her top finish in NCAA Regionals on March 31 on the apparatus.
After guiding the team to the 2022 NCAA Regional Finals and their highest finish since 1998, Michigan State gymnastics head coach Mike Rowe was voted the Women’s Collegiate Gymnastics Association (WCGA) Region Four Coach of the Year, while assistants Nicole Jones and Whitney Snowden were named Region Four Assistant Coaches of the Year on Thursday afternoon.
Michigan State gymnastics posted its highest all-time team score on Saturday night at the NCAA Regional Finals, the third time this season alone that the record has been broken. Capping off a spectacular season, the Spartans fought down to the wire with top-ranked Alabama and Utah, finishing in third overall with a score of 197.625.
Michigan State gymnastics is moving on to the NCAA Regional Final in Seattle after a stellar showing in Session I of today’s second regional round. The No. 12-ranked Spartans put up a team score of 197.325, placing second behind No. 5 Alabama’s score of 197.900. Washington came in third with a 197.175, while BYU scored 196.625. It was MSU’s fifth score of 197 or higher over the course of a record-shattering season for the Green & White, and the fourth-highest team score in program history.
Michigan State gymnastics arrived in Seattle, Washington on Tuesday night and spent today enjoying the sights of the city and preparing for Thursday’s competition with a walkthrough of the arena.
No. 12 Michigan State gymnastics is headed to its first appearance at NCAA Regionals as a team since 2016 this week. The Spartans received a bid to the West Regionals in Seattle, Washington and are the No. 3-seed in their bracket behind Utah and Alabama.
No. 12 Michigan State women’s gymnastics is headed west next week for the start of the 2022 NCAA Championships, competing in the Seattle Regional bracket beginning on March 30. The Spartans qualify for Regionals as a team for the first time since 2016 and will be the No. 3 seed in their region.
Michigan State gymnastics competed in the evening session of the Big Ten Championships on Saturday night, finishing in second-place overall with a final score of 197.050. Michigan was the 2022 B1G Champion with a 198.200, while Iowa took third and had a final score of 196.950.
Michigan State gymnastics head coach Mike Rowe was named the Big Ten Coach of the Year, while first-year Skyla Schulte received the Big Ten Freshman of the Year award during the awards ceremony following Saturday’s B1G Championships.
No. 12 Michigan State gymnastics travels to Columbus, Ohio on Saturday, March 19 for the evening session of the Big Ten Championships beginning at 5:30 p.m. The meet will air live on the Big Ten Network from the Covelli Center on the campus of Ohio State.
A record total of six Michigan State gymnasts were named to the All-Big Ten team for their performances throughout the 2022 season, the conference announced Tuesday afternoon. Freshmen duo Skyla Schulte and Gabrielle Stephen received first-team honors, while sophomores Delanie Harkness, Baleigh Garcia, Giana Kalefe, and senior Ashley Hofelich all were named second-team All-Big Ten.
No. 12 Michigan State gymnastics was narrowly outmatched by No. 9 Kentucky on Friday night, the Wildcats earning the win by a 197.650-197.500 margin. MSU put up its third score of 197.000 or better this season and earned the second-highest team score in program history.
No. 12 Michigan State gymnastics wraps up the regular season by heading to Lexington, Kentucky for a non-conference dual meet at No. 9 Kentucky on Friday, March 11. The Spartans take on the Wildcats inside Memorial Coliseum beginning at 7 p.m.
For the second-straight week and the fourth time in her Spartan career, Michigan State gymnast Skyla Schulte was named Big Ten Freshman of the Week, as well as Gymnast of the Week, by the Big Ten conference. The awards were announced Tuesday afternoon, with the Gymnast of the Week award ending in a three-way tie between Schulte, Michigan senior Natalie Wojcik, and Minnesota senior Ona Loper.
On a memorable Senior Night, school records fell as No. 12 Michigan State gymnastics set a new school record with a 197.575 en route to decisive win over Western Michigan at a rowdy Jenison Field House on Saturday night. The Broncos ended with a school record of their own with a score of 196.725, but the night belonged to the Green and White.