by David F. Pendrys
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BRIDGEPORT, CT- The Bridgeport Purple Knights hosted Yale on senior night in Bridgeport Thursday, the result was a 193.525 for UB and a 189.950 for the visiting Bulldogs. Lissette La Fex of Bridgeport won the All Around with a 38.4 narrowly topping Joyce Li of Yale and her 38.3.
Bridgeport’s Melissa Doucette and Hope Tralli shared the vault top score of 9.725. La Fex was third with a 9.675. Camilla Opperman led Yale flipping to a 9.525. La Fex took first on the Bars thanks to a 9.9. Teammate Christine Liautaud and Yale’s Morgan Traina had 9.85s for second. On Beam, Brittney Sooksengdao of Yale took first scoring a 9.750 edging UB’s Lisa Oakes and Li who both had 9.725s. On the Floor, Caitlin’s Perry 9.9 took first for UB, Doucette was second with a 9.85, Kamri Riles of the Knights was third posting a 9.8. Jenna Hamala-Smith of UB and Opperman tied for fourth with 9.775s.
Both teams are in action again this weekend.