Kreager named MPSF Specialist of the Week

March 14, 2017

DAVIS, Calif. - UC Davis senior gymnast Rachel Kreager captured Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Specialist of the Week honors for March 6-12, it was announced by the conference office Tuesday afternoon. This is her second such award, as she won it back on January 31.

Kreager hit career highs on both uneven bars (9.875) and balance beam (9.825) in Friday's Senior Night home dual with Air Force. She became just the 14th gymnast in school history to score at least a 9.875 on bars, while helping UC Davis post its No. 8 all-time team score of 48.975. A rotation later, Kreager tied her personal best of 9.825, helping the Aggies tie the school record of 49.715.

Overall, UC Davis posted a 195.775 in the meet, fifth in school history and tied for 10th in conference annals. The Aggies return to action on Saturday for the MPSF Championships, hosted by San Jose State.