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WAC Gymnasts of the Week Announced
Courtesy: WAC
DENVER – Denver’s Moriah Martin and Nina McGee have been named the Western Athletic Conference Gymnast of the Week and Specialist of the Week, respectively, for the week of March 4-10.

Martin, a junior from Lake Mary, Fla. (Lake Mary HS), led Denver to its fourth-best team score in program history with an all-around mark of 39.475 last Saturday. In addition to her third all-around title of the season, Martin earned the vault title with a 9.925, and added 9.850s on the other three events. The Pioneer entered Monday’s action ranked No. 3 in the nation in vault RQS (9.920). She also ranks No. 27 in the all-around with a 39.190 RQS.

McGee, a sophomore from Cincinnati, Ohio (Clark Montessori HS), turned in a career-high 9.975 on floor in Saturday’s meet against Arizona State and Illinois State. The floor title was McGee’s sixth of the season. McGee led the DU floor corps to a 49.450, the seventh-best team score in program history. The Pioneer sophomore also added a 9.925 on bars and a 9.850 on beam. As of Monday, McGee ranked No. 15 in the country on floor with a 9.895 RQS.

Other Gymnast of the Week Nominees: Boise State senior Brittany Potvin-Green scored a 9.900 on beam and a 9.900 on vault … San Jose State junior Bekah Gher won an all-around title with a 39.200 … Southern Utah senior Michaela Chernoch scored a 39.200 in the all-around.

Other Specialist of the Week Nominees: Boise State junior Amanda Otuafi scored a career-best 9.950 on vault … Sacramento State junior Kailey Hansen scored a 9.875 on vault … San Jose State junior Cassandra Harrison earned a 9.925 to win the floor title … Southern Utah freshman Arlyn Amor scored a 9.875 on bars to capture her first individual title of the year.

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