WEST LIBERTY — The West Virginia Wesleyan Acrobatics & Tumbling team improved to 2-0 in their inaugural season with a victory at West Liberty on Sunday afternoon.
The Lady Bobcats walked away with a total score of 247.780.
Ending the day with multiple event high scores, Wesleyan made several improvements after the season-opening meet against Davis and Elkins College.
Against the Hilltoppers on Sunday, momentum picked up after the compulsory acro heat where West Liberty outscored the Lady Bobcats.
In the following compulsory heats, Wesleyan took the lead to end the compulsory event with a 30.25 to the Hilltoppers’ 27.65.
In the acro event, Wesleyan scored a total of 27.35.
The Lady Bobcats’ seven
When asked about the performance, head coach Courtney Pate said, “I was very excited to see two of our acro scores improve from last week. We continue to work on the details, and I hope that it will continue to pay off.”
The Lady Bobcats took each of the pyramid heats, posting an event total of 26.80 to West Liberty’s 25.00.
Following halftime, Wesleyan maintained the lead, skimming
In the tumbling event, Wesleyan took each of the six heats, scoring a 49.650. The
Capping off the night, Wesleyan took the floor for the team event and posted an 88.83 to conclude the meet with a total score of 247.780.
“This past week, we spent a lot of time on team event, and I believe the team executed well in each of the routine’s different
The Lady Bobcats will host Fairmont State at 6:30 p.m. on Feb. 23.