No. 19 Ohio State Welcomes No. 24 West Virginia to St. John Arena Saturday Afternoon
Feb. 16, 2017

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The No. 19 Ohio State women’s gymnastics team hosts No. 24 West Virginia at 4 p.m. Saturday at St. John Arena.

Live video and results can be found on the women’s gymnastics schedule page at or fans can follow for updates.

No. 18 Ohio State earned another solid road score in a 195.950-195.850 win at Penn State last Saturday at Rec Hall. For the second-consecutive week, Alexis Mattern posted a career-high 39.400 to tie for the all-around title. Mattern also tied her career-high 9.925 to take the floor exercise title while earning a 9.850 to win vault. Kaitlyn Hofland also posted a career-high 9.925 to win the vault title as the Buckeyes earned a season-high 49.225 on the event.



A LOOK AT 2017
The Buckeyes return 10 letterwinners off the 2016 NCAA Regional squad and welcome a cast of four newcomers. Included in the 10 returning letterwinners are Kaitlyn Hofland, Alexis Mattern and Jamie Stone, a trio of second team All-Big Ten selections from a season ago.

Ohio State checks in at No. 19 in the latest Road to Nationals rankings. Other Big Ten teams in the rankings include No. 8 Michigan, No. 16 Nebraska, No. 21 Illinois and No. 22 Iowa.

The Buckeyes currently rank 17th nationally on vault, 18th on uneven bars, tied for 18th on balance beam and 23rd on floor exercise.

Season tickets, on sale now, include a ticket to each of the five home meets and are just $32 for adults and $20 for youth. Single-meet tickets also are on sale now at $8 for adults and $5 for youth.

For more information about the benefits of purchasing season tickets, or to purchase season tickets, contact the Athletic Ticket Sales Team by phone at 1-800-GOBUCKS (select option 2) or by e-mail at to speak with an account executive.

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The Buckeyes welcome nationally-ranked Denver to St. John Arena at 7 p.m. Feb. 24.