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Illinois women’s gymnastics compete in first session of Big Ten Championships

Illinois' Lizzy LeDuc lifts off the vault during the State of Illinois Classic at Huff Hall on Saturday, March 5, 2015. The Illini claimed victory for the ninth consecutive year with a total of 195.425 over Northern Illinois (194.225), UIC(192.625) and Illinois State (191.500).
March 16, 2016

The Big Five Meet last weekend in Columbus, Ohio, prepped the Illinois women’s gymnastics team to take on the real deal— the Big Ten Championships.Last weekend, Illinois went up against Nebraska,...

Illinois women’s gymnastics compete in first session of Big Ten Championships

March 16, 2016

name staff writerThe Big Five Meet last weekend in Columbus, Ohio prepped the Illinois women’s gymnastics team to take on the real deal— the Big Ten Championships.Last weekend, Illinois went up against...

O’Connor injured, Illinois women’s gymnastics place fourth in Big Five Meet

March 13, 2016

Tweet: @IlliniWGym Buchanan brings home two titles from Big Five Meet #IlliniA week before the Big Ten Championships, the Illinois women’s gymnastics team got a taste of conference competition at the...

Illinois women’s gymnastics wins ninth straight Illinois Classic

Illinois' Sunny Kato performs a routine on the balance beam during the State of Illinois Classic at Huff Hall on Saturday, March 5, 2015. The Illini claimed victory for the ninth consecutive year with a total of 195.425 over Northern Illinois (194.225), UIC(192.625) and Illinois State (191.500).
March 6, 2016

The Illinois women’s gymnastics team hosted the Illinois Classic on Saturday, defending a title it’s held for eight years.The team carried the momentum from its three-meet winning streak into the matchup...

No. 22 Illinois women’s gymnastics look to defend Illinois Classic title

March 2, 2016

Tweet: @illiniWGym Illini hope to win Illinois Classic for ninth consecutive year #illiniThe Illinois women’s gymnastics team returns to Huff Hall on a three-game winning streak to defend a title its...

Illinois women’s gymnastics produce new season-high total, sweep doubleheader weekend

February 29, 2016

Tweet: @IlliniWGym boast new season-high total (196.525) and garner 8 event titles from weekend wins #IlliniThe Illinois women’s gymnastic team’s season carried the high energy from the win against...

Illinois women's gymnastics rides momentum going into double header weekend

Giana O'Connor on the bars during the match against Michigan at Huff Hall on January 22, 2016. Michigan won 196.825 to 195.15.
February 25, 2016

Tweet: @IlliniWGym the Illini have high energy going into their two competitions this weekend #IlliniPrior to last weekend’s matchup against Michigan State, the Illini hadn't put everything together...

Illini women's gymnasts show off choreography skills

Giana O'Connor on the bars during the match against Michigan at Huff Hall on January 22, 2016. Michigan won 196.825 to 195.15.
February 25, 2016

Tweet: @IlliniWGym Gymnasts participate in LipSync Challenge #IlliniSinging and dancing are great outlets to express creativity and bring people together. For Illinois' women's gymnasts, the dancing part...

Confidence is key for Illini women's gymnastics going forward

Illinois' Heather Foley performs a routine on the balance beam during the meet against Minnesota at Huff Hall on Saturday, February 7, 2015. The Illini won 195.775-195.375.
February 18, 2016

The Illinois women’s gymnastics team hits the road this weekend to take on its final Big Ten opponent of the regular season.The Illini have had an unsuccessful past two weeks, racking up two conference...

No. 19 Illinois to face an undefeated No. 18 Minnesota

February 4, 2016

Tweet: No. 19 @IlliniWGym look to jump ahead No.18 Gophers in national rankings #IlliniThe Illini had a poor start in the bars and vault rotations last week against Penn State. Illinois relied heavily...

Illinois women's gymnastics squeaks passed Penn State

Sunny Kato on the balance beam during the match against Michigan at Huff Hall on January 22, 2016. Michigan won 196.825 to 195.15.
January 31, 2016

The No. 19 Illinois women’s gymnastics meet against Penn State on Friday night in State College, Pennsylvania, was settled by less than one point.ssIllinois (2-2, 2-1 Big Ten)ss started out this Big...

No.17 Illinois women's gymnastics falls to No.3 Michigan

Illinois' Mary Jane Horth performs a routine on the balance beam during the meet against Minnesota at Huff Hall on Saturday, February 7, 2015. The Illini won 195.775-195.375.
January 24, 2016

In its first home meet of the season, No. 17 Illinois women’s gymnastics fell to No. 3 Michigan 196.900-195.150ssCompeting on home turf was a helpful change of atmosphere for Illinois.“We always love...

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