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Week 1: Gymnasts of the Week

187 days ago
SEC Staff
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SEC Gymnast of the Week - Kentucky's Mollie Korth, a senior from Cambridge, Wis., placed first in the all-around with a 39.375 in the Wildcats' season opener at No. 5 Utah. Kentucky's team score of 195.350 placed 10th in the nation for the opening weekend behind four events of 9.800 or better from Korth.

SEC Specialist of the Week - Missouri's Aspen Tucker, a senior from Lehigh Acres, Fla., won two event titles in the opening meet against Illinois and Southeast Missouri. Tucker took first in the vault and tied for first on bars with identical scores of 9.825. She also recorded a 9.875 on floor to place third in that event.

SEC Freshman of the Week - Missouri's Helen Hu, a freshman Chicago, Ill., won her first event title in her collegiate debut against Illinois and Southeast Missouri. Hu scored a 9.900 on beam to tie for first place. Her 9.900 was the highest score recorded by a Mizzou freshman in a season opener.