Three Spartans Win Titles Saturday as Team Finishes Second At MPSF Championships

USAFA, Colo. – Jaudai Lopes, Ariana Castrence and Lauren Macpherson each captured Mountain Pacific Sports Federation titles at Saturday's championship meet as the San José State women's gymnastics team came in second place in their title defense with an overall score of 195.600.

  • Lopes and Castrence tied for first on vault with a 9.825 to take the championship in the vault, the sixth and seventh Spartans to win the event.
  • Castrence scored her season-best on vault with her 9.825.
  • Macpherson captured the all-around title with a 39.300, also the fifth Spartan to win an MPSF all-around title.
  • This is the second-straight year for a Spartan to capture event titles in the vault and the all-around
  • Jada Mazury led the way on the bars with a 9.900 as the Spartans scored a 49.100 in the event, the fifth 49.000+ score on bars this season.
  • The Spartans followed the 49.100 in the bars with a 49.200 in the floor event, led by Lopes's 9.875.

UP NEXT - The Spartans will await word on Monday on the NCAA Championships. The announcement will be made at 9 a.m. PT.
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Final Team Standings

  1. UC Davis                      196.200
  2. San José State        195.600
  3. Air Force                      195.475
  4. Sacramento State       194.550
  5. Univ. of Alaska            190.075

1. Jaudai Lopes, San Jose State           9.825
1. Ariana Castrence, San Jose State     9.825
SJSU Results – Lauren Macpherson, 9.750; Micheala Gentry, 9.700; Madison Kirsch, 9.700; Kyra Cato, 8.450
1.  Amber Boll, Air Force    9.925
SJSU Results – Jada Mazury, 9.900; Lauren Macpherson, 9.850; Emma Milne, 9.825; Ariana Castrence, 9.775, Alexa Solomon 9.750, Jaudai Lopes 9.725, 
1.  Ava Scafani, UC Davis    9.900
SJSU Results – Lauren Macpherson, 9.875; Kyra Cato, 9.825; Katherine Weyhmiller, 9.800; Emma Milne, 9.750; Jaudai Lopes, 9.250; Madison Kirsch, 8.950
1.  Megan Ray, UC Davis    9.900
SJSU Results – Jaudai Lopes, 9.875; Jada Mazury, 9.850; Cameron Kelperis, 9.850; Lauren Macpherson, 9.825; Micheala Gentry, 9.800; Katherine Weyhmiller, 9.775
1.  Lauren Macpherson, San José State   39.300
2.  Velandra Brochi, Air Force                     39.075
3.  Emma Morgenthaler, Sac. State           39.050
4. Jaudai Lopes, San José State               38.675