Lords No.1 on beam and floor exercise

Senior Kari Lords on beam (Photo by Mark Philbrick/BYU Photo)

Lords No.1 on beam and floor exercise

COLUMBIA -- Senior Kari Lords took first place on the beam (9.950) and in the floor exercise (9.900) at the Cat Classic Individual Championship on Saturday night at the Hearnes Center in Columbia, Mo.

The Cougars took second place in last night's competition (196.125). Based on the individual results, the top ten competitors from each event, ensuring representation from each school, were called back for the individual championship.

Missouri's Alisha Robinson took first in the vault (9.900) and the uneven bars (9.985). Robinson was the only competitor to be called back in all four events.

Other strong finishes for BYU included junior Jaime Mabray, taking fourth in vault (9.850), and sophomore Lisa Willis, taking fifth in the floor exercise.

BYU was also represented on vault by Marie-Helene Claveau (9.275) and Kirsten Pauga (9.275), on bars by Willis (9.700) and Lords (9.700) and in the floor exercise by Mabray (9.800) and Claveau (9.800).

The Cougars' next meet is at home on Friday, Feb. 13, against Utah State at 7 p.m. in the Marriott Center.

Individual Results

Vault

1. Alisha Robinson (Missouri) 9.900

2. Krystle Cook (Kentucky) 9.875

3. Amanda Pezzullo (Missouri) 9.875

4. Jaime Mabray (BYU) 9.850

5. Lauren Schwartzman (Missouri) 9.850

6. Lisa Clark (Penn State) 9.800

7. Gena Shingle (Penn State) 9.750

8. Marie-Helene Claveau (BYU) 9.275

9. Kirsten Pauga (BYU) 9.275

Uneven Bars

1. Alisha Robinson (Missouri) 9.875

2. Lisa Clark (Penn State) 9.875

3. Krystle Cook (Kentucky) 9.850

4. Michelle Gales (Kentucky) 9.800

5. Kelley Andersen (Missouri) 9.775

6. Lindsay Davis (Missouri) 9.775

7. Lisa Willis (BYU) 9.700

8. Kari Lords (BYU) 9.700

9. Jaime Mabray (BYU) 9.675

10. Jodie Heinicka (Missouri) 9.200

Balance Beam

1. Kari Lords (BYU) 9.950

2. Lauren Schwartzman (Missouri) 9.900

3. Gena Shingle (Penn State) 9.850

4. Rachael Dombart (Missouri) 9.800

5. Miranda Boeckman (Missouri) 9.750

6. Meredith Hoover (Penn State) 9.725

7. Lindsasy Davis (Missouri) 9.725

8. Alisha Robinson (Missouri) 9.325

9. Jennifer Orlando (Penn State) 9.275

10. Kate Stopper (Penn State) 8.675

Floor Exercise

1. Kari Lords (BYU) 9.900

2. Michelle Gales (Kentucky) 9.900

3. Kate Stopper (Penn State) 9.850

4. Lauren Schwartzman (Missouri) 9.850

5. Lisa Willis (BYU) 9.825

6. Jaime Mabray (BYU) 9.800

7. Marie-Helene Claveau (BYU) 9.800

8. Andrea Nervig (Missouri) 9.800

9. Alisha Robinson (Missouri) 9.800

10. Rachel Bridges (Missouri) 9.475