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Illinois women’s gymnastics has historic season

May 14, 2014

The Illinois women’s gymnastics team defined its season as “limitless” prior to its start, and that attitude paved the way to a year filled with breaking records and making history. Illinois opened...

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.

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

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

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

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 hopes to improve conference record at Penn State

February 14, 2014

The No. 15 Illinois women’s gymnastics team will face No. 21 Penn State this Saturday for its first away meet in two weeks. “Traveling away for a Big Ten competition, it’s always a great opportunity,”...

Illinois women’s gymnastics opens season with a victory over Michigan State

January 16, 2014

Friday, the Illinois women’s gymnastics team began its season with a 195.325-194.150 victory over Michigan State. With the win, the Illini claimed the Victory Plank trophy for the fourth consecutive...

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