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Nationals-bound Illinois women’s gymnastics team takes on limitless mindset

Illinois’ Elizabeth McNabb performs her uneven bars routine during the meet against Michigan at Huff Hall on Feb. 7. The Illini lost 195.800-195.575.
April 17, 2014

In the sport of gymnastics, an athlete is judged on how perfect she can be. If she takes an extra step on a vault landing, there’s a deduction. If she wobbles during  a balance beam routine, there’s...

Illinois women’s gymnastics advances to NCAA Nationals with 2nd-place finish at Minneapolis Regional

April 7, 2014

The Illinois women’s gymnastics team came into the Minneapolis Regional and seeded second for the first time in program history. As the team left the meet, it became the first Illini squad to advance...

Illinois women’s gymnastics returns to Minneapolis for Regionals

Illinois' Amber See performs her floor routine during the meet against Michigan, at Huff Hall, on Friday, Feb.7, 2014. The Illini lost 195.800-195.575
April 3, 2014

The No. 11 Illinois women’s gymnastics team last competed at Minneapolis on Jan. 25, where it suffered its first loss of the season against a lower-ranked Minnesota team. The Illini will be back in Minneapolis...

Illinois women’s gymnastics takes fourth place at Big Ten championships

March 23, 2014

No matter what the outcome would end up being, the Illinois women's gymnastics team was making history just by being in the evening session of the Big Ten championships. It was the first time the program...

No. 13 Illinois women’s gymnastics ready for Big Ten championships

March 20, 2014

Making history has been a theme for the No. 13 Illinois women’s gymnastics team this season.  Whether it was setting the all-time high team score, breaking the all-time high score for vault or senior...

Illinois women’s gymnastics finishes second at Big Ten Quad Meet

Illinois' Mary Jane Horth competes her uneven parallel bars routine during the Gym Jam at Huff Hall on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
March 17, 2014

The No. 14 Illinois women’s gymnastics team scored a 196.875 to take second place at the Big Ten Quad Meet, allowing the team to accomplish its goal of making the evening session at the Big Ten championships. The...

Illinois women’s gymnastics to compete in Big Ten Quad Meet

Illinois' Amber See preforms on the balance beam during the meet against Michigan, at Huff Hall, on Friday, Feb.7, 2014 The Illini lost 195.800-195.575
March 13, 2014

The regular season is nearing its end for the No. 14 Illinois women’s gymnastics team, and championship season is just around the corner. First, the Illini will have to get through Saturday’s Big Ten...

Illinois women’s gymnastics scores all-time high in win over Lindenwood

Illinois' Amber See competes her floor exercise routine during the Gym Jam at Huff Hall on Saturday, March 8.
March 10, 2014

Senior Amber See completed her floor routine, and the meet was over. Excitement came pouring out of the Illini women’s gymnasts, as evidenced by See’s facial expressions. She was jumping up and down...

No. 13 Illinois women’s gymnastics to face Lindenwood on senior day

March 6, 2014

The Illinois women’s gymnastics team will host Lindenwood this Saturday at Huff Hall, but it isn’t just another meet for the seniors. It also marks senior day, as it will be their last home meet. “Oh...

Illinois women’s gymnastics falls to No. 2 Oklahoma

March 3, 2014

The Illinois women’s gymnastics team was unable to steal a win Friday from No. 2 Oklahoma as the Illini fell 197.250-195.850 in Norman, Okla. “Going into tonight, we knew it was a huge opportunity...

See treats judges, teammates to perfect performance

See treats judges, teammates to perfect performance
February 26, 2014

Editor’s note: The Daily Illini sports desk sits down Sunday nights and decides which Illinois athlete or coach is our Illini of the Week. Athletes and coaches are evaluated by individual performance...

Illinois women’s gymnastics go undefeated in doubleheader weekend

Illinois Amber See preforms her Vault routine during the meet against Ohio State and Central Michigan at Huff Hall, on Sunday, Feb. 23. The Illini recorded a score of 196.775.
February 24, 2014

The Illinois women’s gymnastics team grabbed two wins over the weekend. It began with a win at Friday’s State of Illinois Classic in Normal, Ill. Then, the Illini returned home Sunday and scored 196.775...

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