Big Road Score Keeps Sooners at No. 1

Lindsey Morrison
By Lindsey Morrison
Assistant Director of Communications

Oklahoma Team Rankings
  Ranking Score
Overall 1 197.733
Vault 1 49.467
Bars 1 49.475
Beam 1 49.417
Floor 2 49.375
Individual Rankings
Gymnast Event Rank Score
Brenna Dowell VT 4 9.917
  UB 16 9.883
AJ Jackson VT 10


Nicole Lehrmann UB 9 9.900
BB 17 9.875
Maggie Nichols VT T-1 9.925
UB 2 9.942
BB T-12 9.892
FX 6 9.917
AA 1 39.700
Evy Schoepfer FX 9 9.900
Bre Showers BB T-12 9.892
Anastasia Webb VT T-13 9.875
UB 19 9.875
FX 24 9.875
AA 7 39.475
Carly Woodard BB 4 9.912

NORMAN – The Oklahoma women’s gymnastics team remained the No. 1 squad in the nation following a weekend in which it posted a 198.125 as one of the first two teams to crack the 198 mark this season. The Sooners are now averaging a 197.733 through four weeks of competition.

The top five remained unchanged with LSU coming in second with a 197.306 average and Utah sitting in third with a 197.244 average. UCLA (197.094) and Florida (196.875) rounded out the top five at No. 4 and No. 5, respectively.

As a team, the Sooners are ranked first on vault (49.467), bars (49.475) and beam (49.417) and jumped up two spots to No. 2 on floor (49.375).

In total, eight Sooners are ranked in the top 25 on at least one event. Sophomore Maggie Nichols holds the top spot in the all-around (39.700 average) and its tied for the top on vault (9.925). She also ranks second of bars (9.942), sixth on floor (9.917) and tied for 12th on beam (9.892).

Anastasia Webb is ranked on three events and in the all-around, sharing 13th on vault (9.875), and sitting at 19th on bars (9.875) and 24th on floor (9.875). The freshman is seventh in the all-around (39.475).

Juniors Brenna Dowell and Nicole Lehrmann each hold a top 10 spot as Dowell is tied for fourth on vault (9.917) and Lehrmann is ninth on bars (9.900). Dowell is also ranked on bars at 16th (9.883) and Lehrmann checks in at 17th on beam (9.875). 

Freshman Carly Woodard and sophomore Bre Showers rank fourth (9.912) and 12th (9.892), respectively, on beam. Freshman Evy Schoepfer is ninth on floor (9.900) and senior AJ Jackson checks in at 10th on vault (9.892).

The Sooners are back in action Sunday, Feb. 4, when they travel to No. 4 UCLA for another top-five showdown. The meet is slated for a 3 p.m. CT start on ESPNU.