Southern Connecticut edged past WCU, 184.050-177.975, in the Sturzebecker Health Science Center on Saturday. The Owls captured all four events, the all around competition, vault, uneven bars, and balance beam, for the win. The Goldens Rams saw their best performance of the afternoon on the balance beam, scoring 45.825 points, only half a point behind the Owls.
The Golden Rams took a marginal lead after the first rotation of the day, amassing a 45.350 on the vault, while the Owls only turned in a 45.025 on the uneven bars. The Owls then notched a46.725 on the vault, and the Golden Rams managed a 42.575 on the uneven bars, giving the Owls a considerable lead, and eventually the win.