No. 20 Ohio State Set to Host NCAA Regional April 6

Go Buckeyes! Carey Fagan
Go Buckeyes!
Carey Fagan
Go Buckeyes!

March 25, 2013

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The No. 20 Ohio State women's gymnastics team will host an NCAA Regional as a No. 4 seed at 6 p.m. April 6 in St. John Arena. No. 6 UCLA, No. 7 LSU, No. 18 Arizona, No. 24 Central Michigan and North Carolina State will be the other five teams competing in Columbus.

Behind 2013 All-Big Ten honorees Sarah Miller, Aly Marohn and Melanie Shaffer, the Buckeyes will look to make their second-consecutive NCAA Championship appearance after finishing 10th nationally a season ago.

1.    UCLA
2.    LSU
3.    Arizona
4.    Ohio State
5.    Central Michigan
6.    North Carolina State

All-Around Competitors                                             
1.    Sarah Landes, Utah State                                   
2.    Paige Jones, Utah State                                      
3.    Linnaea Hance, Air Force                                    
4.    Katie Hawthorne, Air Force                               
5.    Jennifer Larsen, Air Force   
Alt. - Brittany DeZiel, Wisconsin-Stout                  



Individual Event Specialists             
Vault - Jessica Wallander, Air Force
Alt. - Michelle Yasukochi, Utah State
Uneven Bars
- Jessica Wallander, Air Force
Alt. - Michelle Yasukochi, Utah State
Balance Beam
- Stefanie Daley, Utah State
Alt. -Jessica Hanner, Air Force
Floor Exercise
- Jessica Wallander, Air Force
Alt. - Alexandra Stych, Air Force

The top two teams and the top two all-around competitors (who are not on an advancing team) from each regional will receive an automatic berth to the national championships in Los Angeles, Calif., April 19-21, hosted by the University of California, Los Angeles.

Ticket Info
Adult tickets are $10, while students, children (under 18) and seniors (62+) are $8. Groups of 20 or more may purchase discounted tickets in advance for $5. All prices are subject to service charges online and via phone. Tickets are available online here, via phone by calling TicketMaster (1-800-GOBUCKS) and in person at the OSU Ticket Office. Tickets will not be available at Ticketmaster outlets. All group requests must go through the Athletic Ticket Sales team at 1-800-GOBUCKS or

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