Hope Sloanhoffer Named Athlete of the Week

Sports - 2/4/2014 3:55 PM by West Virginia Sports Information

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (February 4, 2014) - On the heels of her third straight all-around victory, senior Hope Sloanhoffer has been named the Varsity Sports Report Athlete of the Week.

The Cornwall, N.Y., native scored 39.325 in the Mountaineers’ win over George Washington and Towson on Feb. 2 at the WVU Coliseum. The reigning Big 12 Gymnast of the Week, she also finished first on bars (9.825), beam (9.825) and floor (9.875). The beam score is a season best. Additionally, Sloanhoffer also scored 9.8 on vault, good enough for third place.  

Sloanhoffer now shows 1,524.725 career points and ranks No. 15 in the Mountaineer record book.

WVU scored a season-high 195.5 in its winning effort in the second annual “Wendy M. Roach Invitational” Pink Meet.

- Courtesy of West Virginia Sports Information


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