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Gymnastics Team Third In National Rankings
By: UCLA Athletics

March 15, 2000

The UCLA gymnastics team dropped a notch to third in the national rankings despite not competing last week. Michigan remained at No. 1, while Georgia pushed ahead of the Bruins by .15.

The Bruins are also ranked second on vault, third on floor, fourth on bars and sixth on beam.

Individually, the Bruins have two gymnasts ranked in the Top 10 in the all-around - No. 4 Mohini Bhardwaj (39.3475 RQS) and No. 7 Heidi Moneymaker (39.35). They are also ranked on all four events as well. Bhardwaj is first on bars, 11th on vault, 13th on beam and 14th on floor, while Moneymaker ranks third on floor and bars, fifth on vault and 17th on beam.

Lena Degteva is ranked on three events - vault (15th), bars (24th) and floor (13th). Onnie Willis is ranked on vault (19th) and floor (14th).

This week, the third-ranked Bruins will be featured on Fox Sports Net's Running with the Pac. The show airs locally on Fox Sports West on Friday, Mar. 17 at 9:30 pm and on Saturday, Mar. 18 at 10:00 am. The following week's show will recap the Pac-10 Championships.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
vs. Meet the Bruins
Los Angeles, CA
-, -
Sunday, Jan 10
vs. Alabama
Los Angeles, CA
W, 196.550 - 196.300
Friday, Jan 15
at Florida
Gainesville, FL
L, 196.925 - 197.675
Saturday, Jan 23
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
W, 196.800 - 196.475
Monday, Feb 01
at California
Berkeley, CA
L, 195.175 - 196.375
Saturday, Feb 06 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Feb 13 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Feb 21 - 1:00 PM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Feb 27 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Mar 06 - 12:00 PM PST
vs. Georgia and Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Mar 13 - 2:00 PM PST
vs. Oklahoma
Los Angeles, CA
Saturday, Mar 19 - 1:00 PM PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Mar 19 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Pac-12 Championships ...
Seattle, WA
Saturday, Apr 02 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Regionals
Friday, Apr 15 - TBA PST
vs. NCAA Championships
Fort Worth, TX