BYU Competes at Cat Classic Friday

The BYU women's gymnatics team travels to Missouri to compete in the annual Cat Classic hosted by the University of Missouri Friday at 7 p.m.

The Cougars enter the meet rated No. 14 in the country with a scoring average of 194.300. All-American gymnast Kelly Parkinson leads the Cougars as the seventh ranked all-around performer in the nation. She scored a 39.250 in the season-opener vs. Iowa State and had a 39.325 at the Rocky Mountain Open. She has an all-around average of 39.287.

BYU has three wins thus far this year, topping Iowa State in a dual meet and coming out on top at the Rocky Mountain Open in Colorado Springs. The Cougars opened the season with a victory over Iowa State on January 12, scoring a 194.275 to the Cyclones' 191.475 at home in the Marriott Center.

The Cougars then traveled to Colorado Springto compete in the Rocky Mountain Open against Air Force and the University of Denver, where they took first place with a 194.325. Denver scored a 192.325 and Air Force scored a 191.775 at the meet.

2001 Meet Scores  

BYU 194.275

Iowa State 191.475

BYU 194.325

Denver 192.325

Air Force 191.775