Lauren Rice, Gymnastics

Lauren Rice, Gymnastics

Federated Insurance Sacramento State Student-Athlete of the Week, Mar. 6-12

Junior Lauren Rice has been selected as the Federated Insurance Sacramento State Student-Athlete of the Week after scoring a season high in the all-around and helping the team to victories over Arizona State and Bridgeport.

Rice totaled 39.200 with four scores of at least 9.750. She opened the meet with a season best 9.825 on bars to tie for second place. She followed with a 9.800 on beam to tie for sixth and then posted a season high 9.825 on floor where she was third. The Henderson, Nev., native helped secure the win by scoring 9.750 on vault in the final rotation.

Rice is averaging 38.900 in the all-around this season but has three scores over 39.000. The Hornets will look to defend their MPSF title on Saturday, March 18, when the team competes at the conference championships at San Jose State.

2016-17 Sacramento State Student-Athletes of the Week
Week 24: Justin Dillon, Gymnastics
Week 23: Aaron Beverly, Men's Golf
Week 22: Darius Armstead, Men's Indoor Track & Field
Week 21: Dom Miller, Men's Tennis
Week 20: Maranne Johnson, Women's Basketball
Week 19: Caitlin Soliwoda, Gymnastics
Week 18: Nick Hornsby, Men's Basketball
Week 17: Eric Stuteville, Men's Basketball
Week 16: Ashlyn Crenshaw, Women's Basketball
Week 15: Justin Strings, Men's Basketball
Week 14: Margaret Huntington, Women's Basketball
Week 13: Jordan Robinson, Football
Week 12: Julia Becker, Women's Golf
Week 11: Lexie Skalbeck, Volleyball
Week 10: James Del Curto, Men's Soccer
Week 9: Jennifer Lum, Women's Soccer
Week 8: Madeline Cannon, Volleyball
Week 7: Nate Ketteringham, Football
Week 6: Kennedy Kurtz, Volleyball
Week 5: Alex Bettencourt, Men's Soccer
Week 4: James Del Curto, Men's Soccer
Week 3: Rachel Leonard, Women's Soccer
Week 2: Shannon Boyle, Volleyball
Week 1: Destiny Butcher, Women's Soccer

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