Bama wins SEC title keeping LSU from fourth straight SEC title

LSU Gymnastics

Bama wins SEC title keeping LSU from fourth straight SEC title
No. 4 LSU gymnastics aims for fourth straight SEC title (Source: Brandon Gallego/Brandon Gallego / LSU Athletics)

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WAFB) - The No. 4 LSU gymnastics team fell just shy of capturing their fourth straight Southeastern Conference title and the programs fifth overall on Saturday, March 20 inside the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama.

The Crimson Tide had a team score of 197.875 to LSU’s 197.775. LSU’s Kiya Johnson did take home the SEC floor championship and freshmen Haleigh Bryant and Elena Arenas captured the vault title to lead the Fighting Tigers to a 197.775 team score.

The Fighting Tigers finished just .100 behind Alabama who took the title with a 197.875. The squad put up a feverous comeback on floor and vault with scores of 49.625 and 49.500.

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