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Week 8: Gymnasts of the Week

289 days ago
SEC Staff
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SEC Gymnast of the Week
Sarah Finnegan • LSU
Junior • Lee's Summit, Mo.

Finnegan took home three event titles, finished first in the all-around and finished second on floor at No. 15 Georgia Friday night. She finished with a score of 39.675 in the all-around for her second-highest mark of the season. Finnegan recorded four scores of 9.90 or higher against the Bulldogs, including a 9.95 on beam to cap off the night. Overall, she ranks first on the team with 18 individual titles this season. Finnegan owns 38 titles for her career, including 16 on beam for the second most in LSU history.

SEC Specialist of the Week
Nickie Guerrero • Alabama
Senior • McKinney, Texas

Guerrero led Alabama to a season-best 197.300 at No. 16 Auburn last Friday. She tied her career-best score on the vault with a 9.95. Guerrero also posted wins on the balance beam and floor exercise with scores of 9.9 and 9.925, respectively. She has now posted six scores of 9.9 or better on the vault this season. On the balance beam, Guerrero has scored 9.9 or better five times, including a season-best 9.95 at Florida. On the floor exercise, she has scored four consecutive 9.9 or better marks, including a season-best 9.925 at Auburn.

SEC Freshman of the Week
Megan Skaggs • Florida
Freshman • Marietta, Ga.

Skaggs turned in collegiate bests of 9.90 for both events competed versus No. 11 Arkansas - uneven bars and balance beam. Both marks shared third overall. She has been in the last four bars lineups, all with marks of 9.8 or better. Skaggs returned to the beam lineup Friday after resting her ankle. It was her fourth beam performance, all with 9.80 or better.