Springfield, Mass. - January 28, 2019 - Springfield College's Jess Clemens (South Setauket, N.Y.) of the women's gymnastics team has been recognized as the National Collegiate Gymnastics Association (NCGA) East All-Around Gymnast of the Week following her impressive performance versus West Chester on Sunday.
Clemens, a senior Sports Biology major at Springfield College, had an impressive meet to lead the Pride to a season-high team score of 186.500 in a dual meet versus West Chester this past weekend. Clemens most impressive score of the day was a 9.525 on vault, which placed her fourth overall, before moving to the uneven bars, where she posted a mark of 9.475, the Pride's best score of the day. On the beam, Clemens notched a 9.350, before wrapping up the day on the floor, where she score a 9.350. Overall, Clemens took first in the all-around competition with a 37.700.
Springfield College will return to action on Saturday, February 2 when it travels to Yale University for the Don Tonry Invitational, set to begin at 12 p.m. in New Haven, Conn.