GYMNAST CHELSEA STEINBERG NAMED EAGL ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
DURHAM, N.H.—Freshman Chelsea Steinberg (Ridgewood, N.J.) of the University of New Hampshire women’s gymnastics team was named the East Atlantic Gymnastics League (EAGL) Rookie of the week for her outstanding performance in UNH’s impressive victories over Pittsburgh and Brigham Young on Jan. 26.
Steinberg posted a first-place finish in the vault with a mark of 9.850, good for a season-high, and also recorded her best collegiate mark on beam with a 9.825 for second place overall.
    UNH, which is now 5-1 on the regular season, posted a season-high team score of 192.4, while BYU placed second with a mark of 191.2 and Pitt was third (190.075).
    The women’s gymnastics team will be home again this week as the Wildcats entertain Alaska, Bridgeport and Brown on Friday, Feb. 1. The meet is set to begin at 7 p.m. at Lundholm Gym and tickets are available at www.unhwildcats.com.
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