DeAngelo Earns Second-Straight NCGA East All-Around Gymnast of the Week Honor

DeAngelo Earns Second-Straight NCGA East All-Around Gymnast of the Week Honor

Springfield, Mass. - March 13, 2017 - For the third time this season, and the second time in as many weeks, senior Marissa DeAngelo (Brookfield, Conn.) of the Springfield College women's gymnastics team has been named the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) East All-Around Gymnast of the Week, announced on Monday.

DeAngelo, a Physical Therapy major at Springfield College,  was outstanding in the Pride's regular-season finale, as she posted an all-around score of 38.450 to finish second overall in a quad meet featuring Division-I Brown University, Cortland and Rhode Island College. DeAngelo posted a 9.700 on vault to tie for third overall, a 9.400 on the uneven bars, a 9.675 on the balance beam, good for fourth, and a 9.650 in the floor exercise to tie for seventh.

The Pride will resume action this upcoming weekend, as Springfield College will compete in the NCGA East Regional Championships, hosted at Brockport on Sunday, March 19 at 1 p.m.