MUNCIE, Ind. – The Ball State gymnastics team registered season-high team scores on the bars, beam and floor exercise, but it was not enough to surpass No. 25 Kent State. The Golden Flashes picked up a 195.700-193.950 win over the Cardinals on Think Pink night Friday evening.
Brooklyn Schumacher finished in second place in the bars with a 9.775. Angie Hosbach and Madison Shorts tied for fourth place with scores of 9.725. Shorts' score was a season best. The Cardinals finished with a season-best 48.500 on the event.
Denasiha Christian brought down the house with her performance that gave her a season-best score of 9.900 for a share of first place with Kent State’s Marie Case. Sarah Ebeyer tallied a career-best in the event with a 9.725 to help the Cardinals earn a season-best score 48.775.
Ball State will compete at Illinois-Chicago Sat., March 1, in a 5 p.m. meet.