Feb. 26, 2006
Fullerton, Calif. - Jessica Kelly won the all-around and her University of California team outscored Cal State Fullerton in three of the four events Sunday afternoon as the Golden Bears scored a 193.000-192.325 victory over the Titans in a very competitive women's gymnastics meet.
Cal had a slight edge in vault, bars and floor exercise to offset Fullerton's advantage on beam. Cal individuals won two events outright and shared a third with Fullerton, which completes its home season Friday night vs. Cal's arch-rival, Stanford. Fullerton's outright winner was Brittany Evans with a 9.775 on balance beam.
Fullerton's team score was its highest of the season and all-around runnerup Erica Ficarrotta posted her season's best of 38.800.
California 193.000, Cal State Fullerton 192.325
Vault - 1. Isabel Garcia (C), 9.800; 2. (tie) Jessica Kelly (C) and Britani Pittullo (C), 9.775.
Bars - 1. Kelly (C), 9.800; 2. (Tie) Jaime Howe (F) and Lydia Williams (C), 9.775.
Floor - 1. (Tie), Ficarrotta (F), Melissa Schafer (F) and Kelly (C), 9.750.
All-around - 1. Kelly (C), 38.950; 2. Ficarrotta (F), 38.800; 3. Brittany Hoffman (F), 38.300.