Kate Richardson Named Pac-10 Gymnast Of The Week

Feb. 3, 2004

Walnut Creek, Calif. - For the second week in a row, UCLA sophomore Kate Richardson (Coquitlam, BC/Port Moody HS) has been selected as the Pac-10 Gymnast of the Week for Jan. 25-Feb. 1.

Richardson led No. 3 UCLA to a score of 197.55 in a triangular meet victory over Arizona State and Cal State Fullerton on Feb. 1. Winning the all-around with a score of 39.75, she scored two perfect 10s on both the beam and the floor and put up a career-high 9.95 on bars to tie for first.

Richardson's perfect 10 on beam was her second this season and the fourth of her career. Her 10 on floor was her first of the year and her second career. The top-ranked all-arounder in the nation, Richardson has placed first in the all-around in three of four meets and recorded four perfect 10s this season.

This is Richardson's second Pac-10 Gymnast of the Week honor this season and the third of her career.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Apr 02
vs. NCAA Regionals
Salt Lake City, UT
2nd, 196,375
Friday, Apr 15
vs. NCAA Team Semifinals
Fort Worth, TX
3rd, 196.700
Saturday, Apr 16
vs. NCAA Super Six
Fort Worth, TX
5th, 196.825