Rotations for NCAA Championships Set
BATON ROUGE – Rotations have been announced for the 12 teams competing at NCAA Championships in Semifinal I and II on Friday, April 14 at Chaifetz Arena in St. Louis, Missouri have been announced.
No. 2 LSU (25-1) will compete in the second semifinal of the day, which begins at 7 p.m. The meet will be televised live on ESPNU with Bart Conner, Kathy Johnson Clarke and Laura Rutledge on the call.
The Tigers will begin the first rotation on a bye before starting the meet on floor and continuing to vault. Following its second bye, the squad will close out the meet on bars and then beam.
In Semifinal II, LSU will compete against No. 3 Florida, No. 7 Michigan, No. 6 Alabama, No. 10 Georgia and No. 11 Nebraska. The first Semifinal features No. 1 Oklahoma, No. 4 Utah, No. 5 UCLA, No. 9 Denver No. 13 Washington and No. 8 Oregon State.
The top three teams from each Semifinal will advance to the Super Six on Saturday, April 15 at 8 p.m. LSU is seeking its sixth Super Six appearance and second in a row. Last season, head coach D-D Breaux led the squad to second place for the highest finish in school history.
Individual event and all-around national champions will also be determined during the Semifinals. LSU has 10 individual national champions in its history with Rheagan Courville the latest winner in 2014 when she finished first on vault.
Fans may purchase general admission tickets through the LSU Ticket Office. Tickets are $51 plus a $5 processing fee and can be shipped via FedEx or held in will call for pick up in either Baton Rouge or St. Louis. Deadline to order for the NCAA Championships is 5 p.m. on Monday, April 3.
Gymnastics season ticket holders may purchase tickets by logging on to their account at LSUtix.net. All fans can order by calling the office at (225)578-2184 during our regular business hours.
Fans can follow the Tigers on the team’s social media channels: @LSUgym on Instagram, Twitter and Snapchat, www.Facebook.com/lsugym and at YouTube.com/lsugymnastics.