Gymnastics Ranked No. 3 in Latest Poll

by Jake Terry (@LSUjake)
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Gymnastics Ranked No. 3 in Latest Poll

BATON ROUGE – The LSU gymnastics team is set for a Top 10 matchup against Georgia Friday night as the Tigers are ranked No. 3 nationally and the Gym Dogs are No. 9 in the GymInfo rankings released Monday.

LSU (6-1, 3-0 Southeastern Conference) is coming off a season-high 197.425 and second-place finish at the Metroplex Challenge. The Tigers have a 197.125 season average to rank third nationally.

In the event rankings, LSU is No. 2 on bars with a 49.350 average, No. 3 on beam with a 49.188 average, No. 4 on floor with a 49.294 average and No. 6 on vault with a 49.294 average.

Jessie Jordan is ranked No. 4 in the all-around standings with a 39.519 season average, and she is also No. 3 on beam at 9.894, No. 8 on bars at 9.881 and No. 8 on floor at 9.90.

Rheagan Courville is No. 6 in the all-around at 39.481, No. 2 on bars at 9.944, No. 10 on vault at 9.913 and No. 22 on beam with a 9.844 average.

Lloimincia Hall is No. 4 on floor with a 9.919 season average.

LSU will square off against Georgia (2-3, 1-2) at 6:45 p.m. CT Friday in the Maravich Center. Reserved tickets cost $8 for adults and $5 for youth ages 3-12, and tickets are available for purchase by logging on to www.LSUtix.net, calling the LSU Ticket Office at 225-578-2184 or by visiting the ticket office on the first floor of the Moran Family Center for Athletic Administration.

The meet also marks “LSU Goes Pink & Blue” in support of the fight against breast and prostate cancers, and fans are encouraged to wear pink or blue to the meet.

For the most up-to-date information on LSU gymnastics, visit www.LSUsports.net/gymnastics. Fans can also connect with the Tigers via the team’s social media outlets: www.Facebook.com/lsugym, @LSUgym on Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, and www.YouTube.com/lsugymnastics.

GymInfo Gymnastics Top 25
Feb. 2, 2015

Rank, Team, Season Average
1. Oklahoma 197.465
2. Florida 197.131
3. LSU 197.125
4. Utah 197.038
5. Michigan 196.931
6. Alabama 196.625
7. Nebraska 196.138
8. Arkansas 195.931
9. Georgia 195.925
10. Oregon State 195.919
t11. Auburn 195.875
t11. UCLA 195.875
13. Stanford 195.840
14. Illinois 195.806
15. Boise State 195.742
16. Penn State 195.713
17. Washington 195.531
18. Arizona 195.470
19. Denver 195.355
20. California 195.250
21. Southern Utah 195.206
22. Ohio State 195.113
23. Kentucky 195.106
24. Michigan State 195.100
25. Minnesota 194.913

LSU in the Individual National Rankings
Rheagan Courville: 6th AA, 10th VT, 2nd UB, 22nd BB
Lloimincia Hall: 4th FX
Jessie Jordan: 4th AA, 8th UB, 3rd BB, 8th FX