BTN.com staff, March 14, 2015
Michigan clinched the regular-season Big Ten Women?s Gymnastics Championship on Saturday after finishing with a 9-0 Big Ten record.
The Wolverines placed first with 197.000 points in their Big Five meet against Iowa, Minnesota, Penn State and Rutgers en route to their second regular-season title and first since 2013.
During the Big Five meet, Michigan was led by Nicole Artz and Sachi Sugiyama. Artz claimed the all-around title with a score of 39.550, followed by Sugiyama with a tally of 39.475. On the vault, Artz and Sugiyama tied for first place with a score of 9.950. Artz also tied for first with a score of 9.900 on the beam, while Sugiyama tied for first on the floor (9.925).
The 2015 Big Ten Women?s Gymnastics Championships will be held Saturday, March 21 at the Crisler Center on the campus of the University of Michigan. BTN will provide live coverage of session one (11:30 a.m. ET) and session two (4:30 p.m.).