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Megan Melendez
For the second consecutive meet, the Northern Illinois University gymnastics team posted one of its highest score in school history as the Huskies concluded the regular season on the short end of a 196.175-195.000 score at No. 22 Arizona State. In scoring 195.000 Friday night, just one week after tallying a 195.100 mark in winning...
Jaelyn Olsen
Only once in school history has the Northern Illinois University gymnastics team posted a team score higher than the 195.100 mark the 2014 Huskies earned Saturday night in winning the Eagle Invitational quadrangular meet at Bowen Field House in Ypsilanti, Mich. NIU’s 195.100 mark tied for the second-best score in school history and gave the...
Megan Melendez
Senior Megan Melendez (Stafford, Va./North Stafford HS) scored a 9.900 on balance beam and fellow senior Kim Gotlund (Wadsworth, Ill./Warren Township HS) added a 9.800 on beam en route to winning the all-around title as NIU earned its best team score of the year in a 194.675-194.050 loss to No. 16 Central Michigan Sunday at...
Friday night at the Illinois Classic, the Northern Illinois University gymnastics team had three excellent events and stumbled on beam en route to a score of 193.625. On Sunday at Bowling Green, the Huskies were solid on all four events but could not attain scores as high across the board in falling to the Falcons,...
Jaelyn Olsen
The Northern Illinois University gymnastics team put together its top performance of the season and did not count a score lower than 9.6 across all four events Sunday en route to a second place finish in a quadrangular meet at the NIU Convocation Center. The Huskies (4-3) scored a win over Iowa State (3-6), which...
Amanda Stepp
The Northern Illinois University gymnastics team earned its highest team score of the 2014 season Friday night with marks of 48.275 or higher in all four events in a 195.675-193.375 loss to No. 25 Kent State. NIU put together its most consistent overall meet that included a season-best 48.425 on floor exercise. Three different Huskies...
A strong performance on balance beam lifted the Northern Illinois University women’s gymnastics team to a 192.450-191.600 Mid-American Conference victory over Western Michigan Saturday night at the NIU Convocation Center. The win improves the Huskies’ record to 2-1 overall and 2-0 in league competition and NIU is now 6-1 at home over the last two...
Kim Gotlund
Sophomore Jaelyn Olsen (Bethany, Okla./Putnam City West HS) won the vault and balance beam and senior Megan Melendez (Stafford, Va./North Stafford HS) claimed the uneven parallel bars Friday night to lead the Northern Illinois University gymnastics team to a 192.050-188.825 win over Ball State t the NIU Convocation Center. A standing-room-only crowd at Victor E....
Kim Gotlund
The Northern Illinois University women’s gymnastics team returns to action for the first time in two weeks tonight when the Huskies play host to Mid-American Conference opponent Ball State at the NIU Convocation Center. The meet, which will be held in Victor E. Court, begins at 7 p.m. Admission to all NIU gymnastics meets is...
Sam Morreale
The Northern Illinois University women’s gymnastics team gets its 2014 season started at 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, when the Huskies take on the preseason No. 10-ranked Nebraska Cornhuskers at the Bob Devaney Center in Lincoln, Neb. Live scoring of the meet will be available online, and fans can view the meet on HuskersNside on...
Natalie Sutter
Northern Illinois closed out the 2013 Mid-American Conference Gymnastics Championships with a bang, as the Huskies’ vault squad combined for a school record 49.000 score, but falls on uneven parallel bars and balance beam kept the Huskies from contending for the title. NIU scored a 194.050 to place fourth, right in the middle of the...
Northern Illinois showed its mental toughness and ability to come back from adversity by overcoming extremely tough judging on its first event to put together three solid events at the State of Illinois Classic Saturday at UIC’s Physical Education Building. NIU finished with a 192.675 to take fourth place at the meet. No. 17 Illinois...
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