Feb. 2, 2013
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The No. 18 Ohio State women’s gymnastics team fell at Penn State, 195.575-194.675, Saturday evening in University Park, Pa.
Ohio State then moved to vault in the second rotation but Penn State won the event, 49.000-48.900. Sarah Miller took the event title with a 9.925 while Maggie Dunn, performing for the first time on the event, tallied a 9.775.
Miller paced the Buckeyes in floor exercise the third rotation with meet-best 9.875 but the Buckeyes dropped the event, 48.900-48.725. Shaffer added a 9.775 to tie for fourth.
In the final rotation, Ohio State moved to beam and posted a 48.250. Miller tallied a team-high 9.825 to finish second on the event.
Shaffer recorded a team-high 39.025 to finish second in the all-around.
The Buckeyes host nationally-ranked Michigan at 7 p.m. Friday in St. John Arena.