#10 Tornado fall at #5 Gannon

Photo credit: Dakota Bastin
Photo credit: Dakota Bastin

ERIE, Pa. – The 10th-ranked King University acrobatics and tumbling team faced their toughest test of the season on the road at fifth-ranked Gannon University on Saturday evening. The Tornado posted some of their highest scores of the season, but it was enough as the Golden Knights came away with the 270.440-259.865 victory.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: #5 Gannon 270.440, #10 King 259.865
LOCATION: Hammermill Center; Erie, Pa.
RECORDS: King 3-1, 0-1 ECAC; Gannon 3-0, 1-0 ECAC

HOW IT HAPPENED

Compulsory Event – Heat 1 (Acro)
Team Members: Ashley Berlin, Abigail Keith, Mattie Brown, Moira Lyons, Katie Wester, Olivia Kincaid, Lindsay Bowles, Claire Guittard, Aarynlee Fritz
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 8.95

Compulsory Event - Heat 2 (Pyramid)
Team Members:
Berlin, Caroline Versluis, Cassie Tackett, Fritz, Madeline Sullivan, Madelynn Alyea, Kincaid, Wester, Keith, Guittard, Brown, Hines, Lyons, Brianna Grant
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 9.50

Compulsory Event – Heat 3 (Toss)
Team Members: Berlin, Hines, Brown, Bowles, Guittard, Wester, Lyons, Keith, Versluis, Kincaid, Fritz
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 9.85

Compulsory Event – Heat 4 (Tumbling)
Team Members:
Brown, Versluis, Hines, Alyea, Guittard, Jenah Cooper, Sullivan, Berlin
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 8.45

Acro Event - Heat 1 (5-Element)
Team Members:
Kincaid, Brown, Lyons
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 9.65

Acro Event - Heat 2 (6-Element)
Team Members:
Berlin, Keith, Guittard, Fritz
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 9.05

Acro Event – Heat 3 (7-Element)
Team Members:
Berlin, Keith, Hines, Wester, Alyea
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 9.50

Pyramid Event – Heat 1
Team Members:
Versluis, Kincaid, Lyons, Hines, Keith, Guittard, Brown, Fritz
Points Possible: 9.90
Score: 8.80

Pyramid Event - Heat 2
Team Members:
Alyea, Berlin, Bowles, Hines, Lyons, Tackett, Keith, Wester, Brown, Kincaid, Fritz
Points Possible: 9.70
Score: 9.20

Pyramid Event – Heat 3
Team Members:
Lyons, Keith, Berlin, Hines, Fritz
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 9.65

Toss Event – Heat 1
Team Members: Wester, Hines, Keith, Kincaid, Bowles, Fritz
Points Possible: 9.00
Score: 8.90

Toss Event – Heat 2
Team Members: Berlin, Hines, Brown, Bowles, Guittard, Wester, Lyons, Keith, Versluis, Kincaid, Fritz
Points Possible: 9.00
Score: 8.75

Toss Event - Heat 3
Team Members: Brown, Lyons, Versluis, Guittard, Berlin, Fritz
Points Possible: 9.70
Score: 9.30

Tumbling Event – Duo Pass
Team Members: Berlin, Versluis
Points Possible: 9.450
Score: 8.550

Tumbling Event – Trio Pass
Team Members:
Brown, Lyons, Guittard
Points Possible: 8.750
Score: 8.200

Tumbling Event – Quad Pass
Team Members: Keith, Bowles, Cooper, Tackett
Points Possible: 8.500
Score: 7.750

Tumbling Event – Aerial Pass
Team Members:
Berlin
Points Possible: 9.450
Score: 9.225

Tumbling Event – 6 Element Pass
Team Members: Guittard
Points Possible: 8.900
Score: 8.500

Tumbling Event – Open Pass
Team Members:
Berlin
Points Possible: 10.000
Score: 9.750

Team Event
Team Members:
Entire team
Points Possible: 101.14
Score: 88.34

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE

  • The Tornado posted season-high scores in every event except for the tumbling event.
  • Berlin came close to a program record in the open pass with her score of 9.750. The record is 9.775.

UP NEXT

  • King returns home to face fourth-ranked Azusa Pacific University on Wednesday night. The meet is scheduled to start at 6:00 p.m.
  • Gannon travels to Concordia University Wisconsin on Monday night.