WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (March 28, 2012) - The William and Mary women's gymnastics team will be represented by multiple gymnasts at NCAA Regionals for the second-consecutive season, as senior Kristin Milardo and sophomore Jessica Pritchard will compete as all-arounders at the Fayetteville Regional on April 7 at 4 p.m. (CT).
Following an outstanding senior season, this will mark Milardo's second trip to regionals. As a freshman, she placed 12th in all-around in 2009. The Colorado Springs, Colo., native currently ranks third in the Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference in all-around with a RQS of 38.790, while she ranks second in the league on vault with an RQS of 9.805.
Milardo's best performance of the season came against N.C. State and Rutgers on March 16 when she earned a career-high 39.000 in all-around. The impressive score ranks as the third-best all-around total in school history.
Milardo's best event this season was vault where she posted an RQS of 9.805. Additionally, she earned all-conference honors in the event last weekend with a 9.850, which tied for the third-best score in school history.
Pritchard will make her first regional appearance this season after earning an all-around RQS of 38.415.
The Gibsonia, Pa., native's best performance of the year came in the regular-season finale again Temple when she recorded an all-around total of 38.950
Pritchard excelled on bars this season and garnered first-team All-ECAC distinction last weekend with a 9.800.