“Watching” Prelims through twitter and blog updates was quite a different view of a competition! I think it made me way more nervous! But the young rookie team did well. Thanks to Mrsangeandbella and piibunia for all the video uploads! Here they are in the order of competition. You can watch each individually below followed by scores and placings or just check out this playlist.
USA Womens Prelims Playlist
14.933/6.3 6th Place, Qualified for Event Finals
15.233/6.2 3rd Place, Qualified for Event Finals
14.566/6.0 3rd Place, Qualified for Event Finals
14.833/6.2 1st Place, Qualified for Event Finals
5.533/6.5 Vault 1; Vault 2 14.639
Average: 15.083 1st Place, Qualified for Event Finals
Good Geinger. Makes piked Tkcatchev, excellent! Tkatchev. Dismount is full in with just a small hop. Someone up in the gallery, maybe Martha, is just screaming her lungs out for the girls as they perform.
14.8/6.3 7th Place, Qualified for Event Finals
14.866/6.4 6th Place, Qualified for Event Finals
All five of our girls finished in the top 12! What an amazing feat! Jordyn is just over .1 out of first. Aly qualified in 4th.
1 KOMOVA Victoria RUS 60.15714.53315.73315.40014.491
2 WIEBER JordynUSA60.03215.43314.80015.23314.566
3 YAO JinnanCHN59.03114.86614.56615.06614.533
4 RAISMAN A. USA 58.432
5 DOUGLAS G.USA 57.657
9 VEGA Sabrina USA 56.665
12 MARONEY M. USA 56.332
USA Finished 1st in the team qualifying scores.
8.Great Britain 220.553