February 21, 2012

Julia Meyer Named ECAC Specialist of the Week

Providence, RI- Junior Julia Meyer (Granite City, IL) competed in just two events for the Bears this weekend at the Metroplex Challenge and earned Brown's top scores in both of them to earn the ECAC's Specialist of the Week. 

At the Metroplex Challenge, a meet up on podium, Meyer handled the pressure of the large arena like a pro.  She earned Brown's top score on both of her events, scoring her career-high on the beam with a 9.775 and earning the second highest mark of her career on bars with a 9.7.

As a team, the Bears totaled a team score of 191.725 to earn third place behind Division I powerhouse, Stanford and three-time USAG National Champion, Bridgeport. 

The Bears will now travel to Cornell for the Ivy Classic on Sunday, Feb. 26 at 1 p.m.