The Daily Utah Chronicle

Red Rocks travel to hostile territory

By By Bryan Chouinard, Staff Writer and By Bryan Chouinard, Staff Writer

January 16, 2009

By Bryan Chouinard, Staff WriterThe Red Rocks will leave Salt Lake City on Saturday morning to make the cross-country trip to Athens, Ga., the site of last year's national championships.This will be the first trip back to Athens for Greg Marsden's squad since its runner-up finish in the national champion...

Red Rocks look to push through injuries

By By Bryan Chouinard, Staff Writer

January 15, 2009

By Bryan Chouinard, Staff WriterFriday night's meet against UCLA was bittersweet for head coach Greg Marsden and the Red Rocks.On one hand, Utah knocked off the No. 4 Bruins and junior Jamie Deetscreek won the first all-around competition of her career at Utah.On the other hand, Utah lost junior Beth...

Deetscreek shines in season opener

By By Bryan Chouinard, Staff Writer

January 12, 2009

By Bryan Chouinard, Staff WriterWith three events behind them, Red Rock seniors Nina Kim and Kristina Baskett seemed poised to battle it out for all-around honors on the floor.It was junior Jamie Deetscreek, however, who walked away with the all-around title when it was all said and done. Even more impr...

Gym team preview tonight

By By Bryan Chouinard, Staff Writer

December 12, 2008

By Bryan Chouinard, Staff WriterThe Red Rock faithfuls have had this date marked in their calendar for a long time now. Tonight will be the first time this season that fans can catch a glimpse of the 2009 Red Rocks. It's been a long preseason and it seems as though the team is ready to get the season...

Red Rocks ready to go for new season

By By Bryan Chouinard, Staff Writer

December 11, 2008

By Bryan Chouinard, Staff WriterAs the preseason comes to an end, the Red Rocks are firing on all cylinders.You can feel the energy inside the Dumke Gymnastics Center as the beginning of the regular season starts right after of Winter Break."We've really had a great preseason," said head coach Greg Marsd...

Future looks bright for new gymnasts

By By Bryan Chouinard, Staff Writer

December 2, 2008

By Bryan Chouinard, Staff WriterNext year, when Utah gymnastics is forced to go on without seniors Kristina Baskett and Nina Kim, head coach Greg Marsden's squad will have three new recruits coming in to fill the void.Utah signed three recruits Nov. 13, filling the three available scholarships left by Bask...

Red Rocks share leadership

By By Bryan Chouinard, Staff Writer

November 12, 2008

By Bryan Chouinard, Staff WriterLooking to their fourth and final year of eligibility, Utah seniors Kristina Baskett and Nina Kim could not be more excited to get the season under way.As the only seniors on the team, Baskett and Kim might be looked at as the leaders by fans. However, inside the gym,...

Red Rocks look for fresh start

By By Bryan Chouinard, Staff Writer

October 24, 2008

By Bryan Chouinard, Staff WriterIt's that time of the year again, when Utah students and fans alike get excited for yet another run at a national championship by Utah gymnastics head coach Greg Marsden and the Red Rocks. Expectations are always high this time of year and the 2009 season is no differ...

A premature wave goodbye for Neff

By By Marco Villano, Staff Writer and By Marco Villano, Staff Writer

August 25, 2008

By Marco Villano, Staff WriterSometimes saying goodbye is the hardest thing to do.But that's exactly what injuries have forced U gymnast Stephanie Neff to do to her athletic career at the U as she was placed on medical scholarship due to back problems.Neff is in her junior year at the U and has been ...