Senior Luisa Leal closed her career at Rutgers with a 9.8 in the vault while competing in the NCAA Regionals in Morgantown, West Virginia.
4/7/2015 1:20am

Rutgers ends season in bittersweet fashion

When it’s over, it’s over. As she was set to embark on the final stage of her journey, Father Time came knocking on senior Luisa Leal’s door Saturday evening.  Although the regular season had ended two weeks ago, Leal was able to extend her career just a little bit longer. The fifth-year senior had qualified for the NCAA Regionals on vault, an apparatus in which she has excelled throughout her career as a gymnast on the Rutgers gymnastics team.

Senior Luisa Leal closed her career at Rutgers with a 9.8 in the vault while competing in the NCAA Regionals in Morgantown, West Virginia.
4/2/2015 10:19pm

Three gymnasts represent Rutgers at Regionals

Evan Bruno Staff Writer Luisa Leal will don her Rutgers gymnastics gear for one last time this Saturday. The fifth year senior will compete in the NCAA Regionals for the fourth time in her career and hopes to put on a show for her final performance.

Freshman Elizabeth Groden with compete alongside senior Luisa Leal and junior Jenna Williams at the Morgantown Regional of the NCAA Tournament, April 3-5.
3/26/2015 6:31pm

Rutgers qualifies three for NCAA Regionals

When the Rutgers gymnastics team finally set out for Ann Arbor, Michigan, to compete in the Big Ten Championships, the results were mixed. The Scarlet Knights’ results of the meet reflects the team’s season as a whole — close but not close enough. “We got to see some of the best gymnastics in the world and know where we need to be,” said head coach Louis Levine.

Emma Hoffman stick the landing at the end of her routine Saturday night at the RAC. The senior co-captain notched a 9.875 in the floor exercise.
3/8/2015 9:18pm

Rutgers rocks RAC in tri-meet on Senior Night

With the lights turned out, music blasting and fog machines blowing, the Rutgers gymnastics team emerged from the darkness ready for a fight. Four seniors, Luisa Leal, Emma Hoffman, Sara Skammer, and Anastasia Halbig ran through the red smoke to take the floor one last time in Piscataway.

Emma Hoffman likes her team's chances in a vigorous weekend. The senior eyes Rutgers' first Big Ten win against Maryland.
2/19/2015 10:57pm

Rutgers gymnasts anticipate demanding weekend

The Rutgers gymnastics team has a busy weekend ahead of itself. The Scarlet Knights (7-7, 0-6) flies to Raleigh, North Carolina, to compete against North Carolina State, Kent State and North Carolina at 7 p.m. on Friday evening. Rutgers then takes a near seven-hour bus ride up to Morgantown, West Virginia, for a Sunday matinee at 2 p.m. featuring the Mountaineers, Big Ten foe Maryland and No. 25 New Hampshire. 

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