Mable, Nordquist Advance to Event Finals
April 18, 2014
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Mable, who competed in the all-around competition, will compete on vault and Nordquist will compete on the balance beam, the only event she tried her hand at Friday afternoon.
Mable, who shared a rotation with Illinois alongside Nordquist, started with a 9.800 on the uneven bars, tying for 24th. She then took 41st on the beam with a 9.250. Nordquist, who notched a 9.900 to qualify for the nation competition on the beam, posted the same score to tie for second at the semifinal session and move on the final.
Last year, both Gophers reached the NCAA Championships Individual Event Finals. Nordquist tied for second place on balance beam and Mable placed fourth on the floor exercise and tied for fifth on vault at to earn First Team All-America honors.
Sunday’s individual event finals can be seen live on ESPN3.com. The NCAA's team season will conclude Saturday with the Super Six.