No. 3 LSU gymnastics wins SEC Championship

No. 3 LSU gymnastics wins SEC Championship
LSU head coach D-D Breaux (Source: Josh Auzenne)

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WAFB) - No. 3 LSU gymnastics won the SEC Championship at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans Saturday night.

The Tigers scored a 197.900. The other standings:

Florida - 197.750

Alabama - 197.350

Georgia - 197.000

Arkansas - 196.475

Auburn - 196.375

Kentucky - 196.225

Missouri - 195.900

Sarah Finnegan clinched the title for LSU with a perfect 10 on the floor exercise. She also led all gymnasts on bars with a 9.950. Finnegan captured the all-around with a total score of 39.800. It was her second straight SEC all-around title.

“What an incredible night for SEC Gymnastics,” said head coach D-D Breaux. “This crowd was absolutely unbelievable, and it’s a product of the incredible work done by the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation and Jay Cicero, SEC commissioner Greg Sankey and Joe Alleva to get this meet to New Orleans.”

This is LSU’s third SEC Championship in a row.

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