Terrell Lloyd

Spartans Shine With New Records Friday Night

SACRAMENTO, Calif.—The Spartan stars came to shine Friday night as Jaudai Lopes, Emma Milne and the San José State women's gymnastics team tied or set new school records as they scored a 196.625 in a meet at Sacramento State where the Hornets scored a 194.975.

  • Lopes started the night of record setting with the vault school record at 9.950, breaking the record of 9.925 set by Shina Cardeno (2006), Veronica Porte (2009) and herself (2022).
  • The Spartans recorded a season-best 49.075 on vault, tying for the fourth-best score in school history.
  • Emma Milne finished the meet by breaking the beam school record with a 9.950.
  • The beam team also set a new record with a 49.350, breaking the old record of 49.300 set on February 6, 2022.
  • With a 196.625, the Spartans tied the team school record set last year in a meet against UC Davis on February 27, 2022.
  • On floor, San José State tied the team's season high with a 49.275, tying for the sixth-best floor score in Spartan history.
  • Lauren Macpherson and Jada Mazury won the floor as they each scored a 9.900.
  • Macpherson and Milne started the meet by winning the bars with a 9.875 for each of them.
  • Macpherson won the all-around with a 39.500, the fourth-highest score in school history and the first Spartan to reach this milestone.
  • Lopes had a 39.400 in the all-around, tying for the sixth-highest in school history.
  • The Spartans also cemented themselves in the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation record book.
    • Team Score – T3rd
    • Macpherson All-Around – 2nd all-time
    • Milne Beam – New Record
    • SJSU Beam Team – New Record
    • Lopes Vault – Ties all-time record
    • Lopes All-Around – T7th all-time

UP NEXT – The Spartans return home for a meet with UC Davis on Friday, February 24, beginning at 7:30 p.m. inside the Provident Credit Union Event Center.
San José State 196.625
Sacramento State       194.975
1. Jaudai Lopes, San José State          9.950 – school record
SJSU Results – Kyra Cato 9.825, Lauren Macpherson 9.800, Mikaela Pitts 9.750, Micheala Gentry, Madison Kirsch 9.750
1. Lauren Macpherson, San José State          9.875
1. Emma Milne, San José State          9.875
SJSU Results – Jaudai Lopes 9.800, Sophia Konieczny 9.700, Trinity Johnson 9.700, Alexa Solomon 9.175.
1. Emma Milne, San José State          9.950 – school record
SJSU Results – Lauren Macpherson 9.925, Kyra Cato 9.850, Katherine Weyhmiller 9.800, Madison Kirsch 9.800, Jaudai Lopes 9.775
1. Lauren Macpherson, San José State          9.900
1. Jada Mazury, San José State           9.900
SJSU Results – Jaudai Lopes 9.875, Katherine Weyhmiller 9.850, Micheala Gentry 9.750, Cameron Kelperis 9.725.
1. Lauren Macpherson           39.500
2. Jaudai Lopes           39.400