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SUU gymnasts post season highs in beating BYU

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CEDAR CITY — Southern Utah University gymnasts posted season-high scores on bars and floor exercise en route to a 194.8-194.25 victory over Brigham Young University on Monday afternoon.

The win included individual titles for Alyssa Click on the uneven bars (9.875) and balance beam (9.925) and a floor title for Brittney Jensen (9.825).

The Thunderbirds opened with a school-record 49.175 on the uneven bars as each of the scoring gymnasts tallied a 9.800 or better. The group was headlined by Click with a 9.875, earning her the first of two individual titles of the afternoon, but was followed closely by Rochelle Bernier with a career-best 9.850. Brooke Cersosimo and Michaela Chernoch's matching 9.825's and Jamie Armijo's 9.800 rounded out the team score.

The meet marked the final warm-up for the Thunderbirds before heading to the Western Athletic Conference Championships in Logan on Saturday night.