Elena Lagoski ties season-best to place a team-high ninth on floor.
Burt, Cartwright pace MSU with career bests
Spartans post season-high beam and floor score to earn first road victory.
Spartans lose battle on last event to Denver, 195.550-196.675.
MSU will host the Pioneers at Jenison Field House on Friday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m.
Michigan State Gymnastics takes on Denver in celebration of the 2014 Senior Class!
MSU Gymnastics vs. Pittsburgh - 2014 Alumni Day
MSU Gymnastics takes on Illinois in the 2014 home opener at Jenison Field House.
2014: Finished with a season high score of 9.825 on beam at the Big Ten Quad Meet (March 15)... Earned a season-high score of 9.725 on floor against both Iowa (Feb. 7) and at Western Michigan (Feb. 21)... Finished in the top three twice this season, including two runner-up finishes on beam...Academic All-Big Ten honoree.
2013: Academic All-Big Ten honoree...Posted a career-high of 9.800 against Michigan (March 2) on floor...Set a season-high of 9.750 on beam at Denver (March 16).
2012: Academic All-Big Ten...Earned her first career title on the beam vs. Southeast Missouri State (9.775)...Won the balance beam vs. Pittsburgh (9.750) and at Alaska-Anchorage (9.900)...Posted a career-best 9.900 on the beam at Alaska-Anchorage...Recorded a career-high of 9.725 in the floor routine at Illinois.
2011: NACGC/W Scholar All-American ... Competed as a Spartan for he first time against Iowa, Michigan & Western Michigan on the balance beam and floor exercise ... Posted a career-best 9.800 on the balance beam at Oklahoma ... Recorded a career-high of 9.675 on the floor exercise at Western Michigan ... Turned in a score of 9.625 on the beam at the NCAA Corvallis Regional.
Prior to Michigan State: Attended Roland Park Country School ... Competed at the Hartford Gymnastics under Rebecca Schaller ... Named top all-arounder at Harford Gymnastics following both the 2007-08 and 2008-09 seasons ... Competed Level 10 in 2009 and 2010 ... Qualified for the 2009 National Invitational Tournament in 2009 ... Competed Level 9 in 2008 ... Placed second at the 2008 regionals ... Qualifired for the 2008 Eastern Nationals ... Member of the honor roll.
Personal: Daughter of Randy and Gina Pace ... Born Sept. 7, 1992 ... Cousin, Nikki Kinnier, is a member of the Hofstra volleyball team ... Majoring in sociology.