DeAngelo Named NCGA East All-Around Gymnast of the Week

DeAngelo Named NCGA East All-Around Gymnast of the Week

Springfield, Mass. - March 6, 2017 - Springfield College's Marissa DeAngelo (Brookfield, Conn.) has been selected as the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) East All-Around Gymnast of the Week, announced on Monday afternoon.

DeAngelo, a senior Physical Therapy major at Springfield College, was terrific in a dual meet against Division II Southern Connecticut State University. DeAngelo posted a winning score of 38.075 in the all-around competition, a performance that was highlighted by a 9.625 on the floor exercise, good for a tie for sixth overall, and a 9.575 on the balance beam, a score that placed her fourth in the meet. DeAngelo also posted a 9.475 on vault to tie her for second and notched a 9.400 on the uneven bars to take sixth.

DeAngelo, along with the rest of the Pride, will return to action on Saturday, March 11 when it will host Cortland, Rhode Island College and Brown University at 1 p.m. in Blake Arena.