No. 20 Ohio State Posts 195.050 at No. 14 Minnesota in Regular Season Finale

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Sarah Miller
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March 16, 2013

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – The No. 20 Ohio State women’s gymnastics team fell to No. 14 Minnesota, 197.225-195.050, Saturday evening at the Sports Pavilion.

Ohio State opened the meet on bars, dropping the event 49.250-48.875. Aly Marohn paced the Buckeyes with a team-high 9.825 while Maddie Herr notched a 9.800.

The Buckeyes then moved to vault, posting a 49.000 but the Golden Gophers won the event with a 49.275. Melanie Shaffer and Sarah Miller each tied for second on the event with a 9.850.

In the third rotation, the Buckeyes posted a 48.975 on floor exercise. Miller led the Buckeyes with a 9.875 to tie for third on the event.

Ohio State wrapped up the meet on uneven bars, notching a 48.225. Herr and Shaffer tied with a team-best 9.800.

Shaffer posted a 39.175 to finish third in the all-around.

The Buckeyes travel to East Lansing, Mich., for the Big Ten Championships at 2 p.m. March 23. The meet will be televised live on BTN.