King defeats Limestone in season opener

King defeats Limestone in season opener

BRISTOL, Tenn. – The King University acrobatics and tumbling team opened the season in impressive fashion on Friday night as the ninth-ranked Tornado defeated 10th-ranked Limestone College. King gain separation in the tumbling and toss events as they went on to the 263.795-257.245 victory.

THE BASICS
FINAL SCORE: #9 King 263.795, #10 Limestone 257.245
LOCATION: Student Center Complex; Bristol, Tenn.
RECORDS: King 1-0; Limestone 1-2

HOW IT HAPPENED

Compulsory Event – Heat 1 (Acro)
Team Members: Madelynn Alyea, Lindsay Bowles, Elizabeth White, Caroline Versluis, Kharissa Norvell, Moira Lyons, Olivia Kincaid, Brianna Grant, Madeline Sullivan
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 7.10

Compulsory Event - Heat 2 (Pyramid)
Team Members:
Alyea, Danielle Astigarraga, Cassie Tackett, Aarynlee Fritz, Briana Yorks, Lyons, Olivia Kincaid, Mattie Brown, White, Grant, Bowles, Claire Guittard, Versluis, Sullivan, Alexis Marquith
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 9.10

Compulsory Event – Heat 3 (Toss)
Team Members: Norvell, Marquith, White, Guittard, Kincaid, Yorks, Brown, Bowles, Lyons, Sullivan
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 9.65

Compulsory Event – Heat 4 (Tumbling)
Team Members:
Guittard, Lyons, Versluis, Brown, Norvell, White, Alyea, Bowles
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 8.90

Acro Event - Heat 1 (5-Element)
Team Members:
Kincaid, Brown, Fritz, Guittard
Points Possible: 9.85
Score: 9.45

Acro Event - Heat 2 (6-Element)
Team Members:
Lyons, Brown, Kincaid
Points Possible: 9.95
Score: 9.15

Acro Event – Heat 3 (7-Element)
Team Members:
Alyea, Norvell, Bowles, White
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 7.90

Pyramid Event – Heat 1
Team Members:
Fritz, Grant, Kincaid, Lyons, Guittard, Versluis, Sullivan
Points Possible: 10.00
Score: 9.75

Pyramid Event - Heat 2
Team Members:
Alyea, Fritz, Versluis, Norvell, White, Lyons, Kincaid, Brown, Guirtard, Astigarraga, Bowles
Points Possible: 9.90
Score: 9.60

Pyramid Event – Heat 3
Team Members:
Norvell, Kincaid, White, Guittard, Bowles
Points Possible: 9.90
Score: 9.80

Toss Event – Heat 1
Team Members: Yorks, Lyons, Bowles, Versluis, Sullivan
Points Possible: 9.40
Score: 9.05

Toss Event – Heat 2
Team Members:  Norvell, White, Marquith, Guittard, Kincaid, Versluis, Yorks, Brown, Bowles, Lyons, Sullivan
Points Possible: 9.00
Score: 8.80

Toss Event - Heat 3
Team Members: Norvell, Marquith, white, Guittard, Kincaid, Sullivan
Points Possible: 9.00
Score: 8.90

Tumbling Event – Duo Pass
Team Members: Guittard, Norvell
Points Possible: 9.400
Score: 9.200

Tumbling Event – Trio Pass
Team Members:
Brown, Yorks, White
Points Possible: 9.100
Score: 8.650

Tumbling Event – Quad Pass
Team Members: Versluis, Lyons, Bowles, Tackett
Points Possible: 8.500
Score: 7.950

Tumbling Event – Aerial Pass
Team Members:
Brown
Points Possible: 9.400
Score: 9.375

Tumbling Event – 6 Element Pass
Team Members: Guittard
Points Possible: 9.500
Score: 9.325

Tumbling Event – Open Pass
Team Members:
Norvell
Points Possible: 9.600
Score: 9.075

Team Event
Team Members:
Entire team
Points Possible: 100.92
Score: 93.07

BEYOND THE BOX SCORE

  • In the tumbling event, the tumbling duo pass team of Guittard and Norvell finished with a school-record score of 9.20.
  • The pyramid event score of 29.15 is fifth in school history.
  • The team event score of 93.07 is third in school history.

UP NEXT

  • King is in action again on March 7 when they host Belmont Abbey College at 7:00 p.m.
  • Limestone travels to Alderson Broaddus University on February 29.