April 10, 2011

Lutfey & Shnayder Named USAG First Team All-Americans

Colorado Springs, CO- Sophomore Emily Lutfey and freshman Michelle Shnayder finished competition today as All-Americans at the USA Gymnastics Collegiate Championships hosted at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo. 

Lutfey capped off a spectacular sophomore season today by being named a USAG First Team All-American on the floor exercise, and was a Second Team All-American honoree on both the vault and in the all-around.   She was awarded First Team honors after finished second in the event finals on the floor exercise with a score of 9.825 to tie her personal record. 

Shnayder made a huge impact for the Bears all season long.  The rookie was named a First Team USAG All-American on the floor exercise this afternoon after earning ninth place overall with a score of 9.700.